The town of Plainville seeks qualified applicants for the position of Director of Public Works. This position functions as a member of the senior management team and has direct responsibility for the management, operation and supervision of the functions of the Public Works Department.

Responsibilities include oversight of the water treatment and distribution system, the stormwater and wastewater collection systems, roadways, sidewalks, DPW facilities, transportation, and bridge systems.

The position requires a minimum of seven to 10 years of progressively responsible experience in the fields of public works and the ability to manage large scale projects, contracts, personnel, contractors, and resources. The position requires a college degree, preferably in civil engineering or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Professional engineer license and/or licensing in the areas of water treatment and distribution preferred.

The full position description can be found on the town’s website: Salary range: $118,065-$142,902, DOQ.

How to apply: visit for the job description and application. Submit completed applications to the Office of the Town Administrator, Town of Plainville, 190 South St., Plainville, MA 02762 or email:

For a complete job description, visit:

Posted: June 25/open until filled.