Public Works Manager

Public Works Manager – Carneys Point Township, Salem County, Population approximately 8,049, is accepting applications for a Public Works Manager.  The Township is seeking a customer oriented and experienced professional to plan, supervise, organize and direct all DPW activities including but not limited to the following Divisions: Roads; Trash and Recycling; Parks and Field Maintenance; Facilities Management; Fleet Manager; Recycling Coordinator; and Storm Water Management.  Carneys Point Township also provides Public Works services to the Borough of Penns Grove (population approximately 4,886) via a Shared Service Agreement.  This is a leadership and management position requiring supervisory experience in all the above areas.  The ideal applicant shall have the ability to lead, supervise and work with crews on a daily basis plus motivate staff to work as a team, maintain safety, discipline and enforce policies and procedures, provide written work reports, work schedules, address resident complaints, administer a 1.5 million dollar Budget; a 1.8 million dollar Capital Budget and be an advisor to the Administrator and Township Committee.  Desired Candidate must possess a Certified Public Works Manager Certification or the ability to obtain a CPWM Certification in one year, a valid NJ Driver’s License, excellent skills in budgeting, capital planning and personnel management. Salary commensurate with experience.  Please submit cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Township Administrator at Please note in Subject Line: Public Works Manager.  Deadline for accepting applications July 12, 2017.  EOE