Director of Public Services


Performs complex professional and administrative work directing the City’s Public Services Department.  Work is performed under the general supervision of the City Manager.  Supervision is exercised over the Public Services Department personnel.  Successful applicant consults with staff, contractors, and the general public on customer service regulations and policies, and service delivery to utility customers.  Successful applicant prepares departmental budget for the City Manager’s consideration each fiscal year.

Knowledge of the principles and practices of local, state, and federal government; thorough knowledge of the City’s organizational structure and ability to effect positive change; thorough knowledge of personnel management, as well as city policies governing billing and collections, a plus.

Degree in business or accounting from an accredited college is preferred or an equivalent of education and experience in supervision, management and ability to obtain a tax collectors certification within 2 years of employment.   Possession of a valid driver’s license issued by the State of North Carolina.  Salary DOQ.  Hiring decisions made without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability. Application closing date:  01/31/18.

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