Superintendent of Highways, Equipment and Drains

  • Town of Lexington, MA
  • Lexington, MA, USA
  • Jan 08, 2021
Full time Government Management Skilled Labor

Job Description

The Town of Lexington seeks qualified applicants for the full-time position of Superintendent of Highways, Equipment and Drains in the Department of Public Works.  Under the general direction of the Manager of Operations, this position is responsible for planning, implementing, directing and reviewing street maintenance and repair, snow removal operations, road resurfacing, construction and repair of drainage systems and other related maintenance and repairs.  Responsible for the direct supervision of ten to fifteen FTE employees. Qualified applicants will have an Associate’s Degree in Engineering or a related field and five to seven years of increasingly responsible experience in public works’ highway maintenance; or any equivalent combination of education and experience and a valid Massachusetts Driver’s License.   Anticipated hiring range: $84,913 - $99,333 plus up to $7,000 in stipends. A Town application form (required), cover letter and resume must be submitted to:  Town of Lexington, Human Resources Department, 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA 02420.  A complete job description and the Town’s application form are available online at: https://www.lexingtonma.gov/human-resources/pages/employment-town or by emailing jobs@lexingtonma.gov or by calling 781 698-4590.  Position will remain open until filled with priority given to applications received by January 29, 2021.