Job Posting - Town of Somerville

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The Town of Somerville is now accepting applications and resumes for the board appointed position of Public Works Director. The Public Works Director is responsible for managing and directing the Water, Wastewater, Lagoon, Solid Waste, Gas and Street Departments as well as GIS and Cemetery. Duties include managing current projects, budgeting, purchasing, employee scheduling, coordinating all departments and presenting ideas and projects to the board for approval. Familiarity with GIS, AMI Meter Reading, and Microsoft Office is a plus. This is a Department Head position which requires a certain level of management experience. So, applicants must have at least five years of experience in public utility management. A Bachelor’s Degree in a related field is preferred. Salary starts at $80,000 per year and is commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to  or mail it to Town of Somerville, P.O. Box 909, Somerville, TN 38068. A more detailed job description is available on our website at We will be accepting applications and/or resumes until the position is filled.