The City of Parkville, Missouri (population 5,554), is seeking a highly qualified Public Works professional to be its next Public Works Director. Parkville is a suburb of Kansas City located in the southern portion of Platte County, Missouri along the Missouri River. Parkville is a growing community that has preserved its historic character and unique charm. The community is home to Park University, English Landing Park, Platte Landing Park, the National Golf Club, Riss Lake, and the historic downtown Main Street area. The Public Works Director has oversight for the Streets Division, Parks Division, Parkville Sewer Utility, and the Parkville Nature Sanctuaries.
This is an ideal opportunity for a leader who embraces a teamwork mentality and is excited to make a lasting contribution in a community with an ambitious future. Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, construction management, or a related field is required. Minimum of ten (10) years of increasingly responsible experience is required, but may be substituted with exceptional combination of education and type of experience. Proven supervisory, management, financial, operational, and leadership skills are essential, along with strong communication abilities. Anticipated salary $70,000 +/- dependent on qualifications, plus a full employee benefit package. For more information, visit www.parkvillemo.gov/PWDirector.
How to Apply
Submit a resume and cover letter with at least four professional references to Matthew Chapman, Finance/Human Resources Director, City of Parkville, 8880 Clark Ave., Parkville, MO 64152. Resumes may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.