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Public Works Superintendent

The Town of Georgetown is seeking applicants who are committed to public service excellence for the full-time position of Public Works Superintendent.  This position is responsible for the administration of the municipal public works department, including the water department.

The Public Works Superintendent plans and implements major capital improvements, shall function with a high degree of independence, utilize sound professional judgement, demonstrate planning and organizational skills, and establish priorities, programs, and acceptable performance levels for various functional areas.  The Public Works Superintendent shall demonstrate leadership, management, and technical skills through effective communication and collaboration, proper use of team resources, progressive decision making, personal accountability and responsibility.

 Applicants should have knowledge of and experience in Federal, state, and local laws, codes, regulations, and standards governing the delivery of public works and water department services. Supervisory experience, with at least ten (10) years of related work experience. Position open until filled.

The Town of Georgetown offers a competitive benefits package, which includes health, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, pension plan, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, sick, and vacation leave.  

Applications are available at the Town’s website at and can be submitted to the Town Administrative Office, 37 The Circle, Georgetown, DE  19947, or may be submitted online through the website.

The Town of Georgetown is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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