July 22 – 2020
The City of Prairie Grove is accepting applications for the position of City Public Works Manager. Applicants can view a job description by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting Mayor Hudson at email@example.com.
Prairie Grove is a vibrant, fast growing, city in NW Arkansas, roughly 5 miles west of Fayetteville Arkansas, with a population expected to reach 7000 following the 2020 census. The City services 3000 water and sewer customers, operates a water treatment and wastewater treatment facility, and operates its own solid waste and recycling division. More information can be found at www.prairiegrovearkansas.org;
Applicants should submit a detailed resume as well as an application to Mayor Hudson, by mail; PO Box 944, Prairie Grove AR 72753, or by email; firstname.lastname@example.org; or in person at City Hall, 975 E. Douglas Street, Prairie Grove, AR 72753.
The position is primarily responsible for overseeing water, sewer, streets, solid waste, and parks.
Experience and knowledge of water and wastewater utilities is a priority and applicants will either need to be licensed with a minimum of a Class IV water and Class III wastewater license or the ability to get licensed within the first year. Applicants should have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in management or supervisory positions, and preference may be given for applicants who have a bachelor’s degree in a related engineering, public administration, or management field.
Knowledge of budgeting, regulation compliance, human resource management, and business operations is important.
A salary range of $67,000 to $75,000, depending on qualifications, will be considered, with benefits to be negotiated that could include phone, work vehicle, health insurance, retirement, and other benefits.
Applications will close August 18, 2020