Public Works Director

Town of Hooksett NH

Hooksett has location, location, location! We are a community of over 14,000 residents in Southern New Hampshire. We are located within an hour’s drive from our State’s beautiful Seacoast, Lakes, White Mountains and Boston, MA, all with direct access from Hooksett’s major highways. NH’s largest city, Manchester, borders to our South and NH’s capital, Concord, to our North. We are within a 15 minute drive to Manchester-Boston Regional Airport. AS OUR NEW PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR YOU WILL PLAY A KEY ROLE IN MAINTAINING OUR CURRENT INFRASTRUCTURE AND IMPLEMENTING OUR MASTER PLAN!

The Public Works Director will oversee all business relating to the Town’s Highway Division (maintenance of Town roads, fleet & buildings), Recycling & Transfer Division, Parks, Recreation & Cemeteries Division and Community Development Division (Planning, Zoning, Building Inspections & Code Enforcement).

Five (5) years’ experience: street/highway construction & maintenance work, technical management/supervision. NH driver’s license; CDL-A or B a plus. Preferred Bachelor’s Degree in related field, Engineering Degree a plus; OR any equivalent combination of education, experience and/or license(s) which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge’s, skills and abilities.

This is a full-time salary exempt position. Must pass all pre-employment background checks and tests. Salary range $64,210 – $114,248.16. Competitive benefits package. 6 month probation. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm with additional hours for evening meetings and other assignments as needed.

Please submit completed Town application, resume and cover letter to: Dr. Dean E. Shankle, Jr., Town Administrator, 35 Main Street, Hooksett, NH 03106 or email . A detailed job description and application are available via or at the above Administration address.

Closing Date: Open until filled. Application review process commencing 06/11/18



Dr. Dean E. Shankle, Jr.
(603) 485-1184

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