Employment Opportunities

City of Bloomfield Recruiting for Director of Public Works

Director of Public Works

The City of Bloomfield, Iowa is recruiting for a Director of Public Works to plan, direct, manage, and oversee the activities and operations of the Public Works Department. This includes streets, water distribution, wastewater collection and treatment, storm water, electric, and natural gas. The Director leads a staff of 14 with an operating budget of $6 million. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on professional with strong leadership and project management skills.

Experience in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant, water distribution, wastewater collection system, electric distribution, and natural gas distribution is required. Experience in design and/or construction of public works projects; or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the work is preferred. 

Those wishing to apply for the position must return: 1) a letter of interest, 2) a completed City job application, and 3) a comprehensive resume to the City Clerk of Bloomfield at the following address or email (sandy.jones@cityofbloomfield.org), no later than 4:00pm on 11-15-2021:
City Clerk
111 W. Franklin St.
Bloomfield, Iowa 52537

A downloadable City Job Application is available HERE. The City offers a competitive benefits package. EOE