The vision of the Village of Barrington is to preserve and promote its unique small town heritage, preserve its distinct ecological and historical character, provide a moral and safe environment, maintain a high quality of life through the efficient use of community resources, and respond to future challenges through citizen participation in all civic, social, and cultural endeavors. Barrington is located approximately 38 miles northwest of the Chicago Loop and encompasses a total land area of approximately 5.1 square miles operating under the President-Trustee form of government. Barrington has a population of 10,327.
The Village of Barrington seeks an experienced professional to support the Director in performing complex supervisory, administrative and professional work in planning, organizing and supervising the Public Works Department, including water, sewer, street, traffic control, fleet maintenance and other public works projects and programs. The position is responsible for budget preparation, planning and coordinating and reviewing public works related projects, implementing policies, codes, standards and processes related to the Village. In addition, reviewing, researching, analyzing and providing reports to the Director, the Village Manager and the Village Board. Also performs special tasks and duties as requested by the Director of Public Works.
The ideal candidate for Public Works Assistant Director includes graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, public administration, or a closely related field; five years progressively responsible experience in public works maintenance program, including three years of supervisory and project management direction; knowledge of municipal practices and construction codes or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Additionally the candidate should possess a valid Illinois CDL license, Class A, with an air break rider, tanker rider, and hazardous material rider (or obtain one within one year of employment).
Starting salary is $96,000+/- depending on qualifications. The Village of Barrington provides an excellent benefit package.
Qualified individuals interested in being considered for the position should complete an employment application, available at www.barrington-il.gov or at Village Hall and submit to:
Village of Barrington
200 S. Hough Street
Barrington, IL 60010
The Village of Barrington is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Deadline for Applying : Open until filled