Monday, May 23, 2016

From the East Greenbush Town Website

Commissioner of Public Works Position Opening


 The Town of East Greenbush, New York is seeking a Commissioner of Public Works.  The candidate must have a strong knowledge of the principles and practices of engineering, and the design and construction of water mains, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, highways, buildings and other public works facilities, including water and wastewater treatment plants.  The candidate performs work of considerable complexity and difficulty, including supervision of a large department and project management.


Bachelor’s Degree and five (5) years of experience in the construction and maintenance of infrastructure and related public works activities, of which four (4) of the years shall have been in a responsible supervisory capacity, or an equivalent combination of experience and training.

A Professional Engineer’s license issued by the State of New York at time of appointment is highly preferred, but an otherwise exceptional candidate without such a license will be considered.

The position is an appointment of the Town Board, with a residency requirement that can be waived at Board discretion.

Please email cover letter, resume, list of references and salary requirements by July 1, 2016 to Lisa O’Brien, Administrative Assistant to the Supervisor, at  To learn more about the Town of East Greenbush, visit our website at