City of Ashland

Ashland , KY
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Director of Public Services and Utility Operations (PS&UO)

City of Ashland
Ashland, KY Full-time
Posted on September 7, 2018

Plans, organizes, directs, manages all activities and programs of the Public Services and Utility Operations (formerly Public Works) Department through the application of administrative, management, and professional knowledge and skills in the design, development, review and coordination of city operations and maintenance. Department consists of Water Production (Plant) Division, Wastewater Treatment Plant Division, Water Distribution/Meter Services Division, Wastewater Collections Division, Fleet Maintenance/Solid Waste Division, and Streets Division. Qualified applicants should be highly motivated with an expectation of achieving excellence and have a thorough understanding of Kentucky’s city commission/city manager form of government with appropriate experience and credentials

Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Engineering or related degree; Ten (10) years’ management experience; Seven (7) years’ experience in public works, utility management/operations, engineering or related area. Masters degree preferred, but not required. Must possess and maintain a valid Kentucky drivers’ license. Salary range: $84,238 – $138,992.

APPLY: Complete applications including copy of diploma from college or satisfactory verification should be sent to the HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE, CITY BUILDING, ROOM 301, 1700 GREENUP AVENUE, P. O. BOX 1839, ASHLAND, KY 41105-1839, (606) 327-2024. MONDAY - FRIDAY, 8:30AM - 5PM. APPLICATION DOWNLOADABLE AT NO FAXED OR EMAILED APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED. CLOSING DATE AND TIME FOR ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS IS WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26, 2018 AT 4:00 PM. The City of Ashland is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or non-job-related medical condition or disability. CITY BUILDING CLOSED MONDAY SEPTEMBER 3 for the HOLIDAY.