East Dundee, IL (pop. 3,200) The Village of East Dundee is seeking progressive, energetic, highly collaborative candidates for a Director of Public Works position. Ideal candidates will have well rounded management experience with a focus on Public Works and Capital Improvement Planning. The new Director will have several unique opportunities in this position: to develop and implement a fiscally-responsible Capital Improvement Plan for infrastructure needs in the Village; to be a part of an executive team that are dedicated, committed and supportive professionals and to completely review the current structure of the Department and recommend changes that will enhance its efficiency and effectiveness within the community. The Village of East Dundee, a home rule community as defined by the Illinois Constitution, is located approximately 35 miles west of the City of Chicago, in both Kane and Cook Counties. According to the 2010 census, there were 2,860 residents with current estimates at 3,198. East Dundee encompasses approximately 3.1 square miles. Today, East Dundee offers a vibrant, resilient community supporting a variety of businesses and industry, low taxes, and a wide variety of community events. The Village is committed to building a sustainable community through the stabilization of Village revenues, smart investments through TIF’s and business development districts, enhancing its infrastructure through capital planning and development including the modernization of buildings and infrastructure, and revitalizing it downtown.
The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experiences:
A starting salary of $110,000 + DOQ with a great benefits package is offered. Residency is not required. Apply online with resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references by October 20, 2017 to the attention of Sarah McKee, Vice-President, GovHRUSA, 630 Dundee Road #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. Tel: (847) 380-3240.