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Director of Public Works Job Description

Sec. 2-3-9  Director of Public Works

a.  Appointment.  The Director of Public Works shall be appointed pursuant to Section 2-3-2. 

     Generally, the Village Board shall maintain, service, inspect and/or repair all Village public

     works equipment, and property including Village utilities, street equipment, streets, and 

     street right-of-way, Village parks, Village buildings and other items as determined by the

     Village Board.

b.  Duties and Powers.  The Director of Public Works shall have the following duties and 

     powers, under the direction of the Village Board and Village Clerk:

     1.  General Duties.

           a.  He/she shall have general charge and supervision of certain public works in the 

   Village.

           b.  He/she shall be responsible for the maintenance, repair and construction of parks,

   streets, alleys, curbs and gutters, sidewalks, bridges, street signs, Village buildings

   and structures and all related machinery, equipment and property used in such

   activity.

           c.  He/she shall have charge of certain public services, including snow and ice removal,

   street cleaning, flushing, and street maintenance.

           d.  He/she shall perform such other activities and duties, as are imposed upon him/her

   from time to time by the Village Board, his/her job description or employment

   contract.

    2.  Maintain, Clean and Repair Streets and Roads.  The Director of Public Works shall:

           a.  Plow and remove snow as needed.

           b.  Clean and sweep streets.

           c.  Repair streets and roads with proper materials as needed.

           d.  Mow grass as needed.

           e.  Assess street repair and replacement needs as directed by the Board.

   3.  Maintain Village Buildings and Equipment.  The Director of Public Works shall:

           a.  Clean, maintain, paint and service Village buildings as needed and as directed by

         the Board.

           b.  Keep buildings in safe condition to meet all state and local building and safety code

   requirements.

           c.  Maintain and service all Village vehicles and machinery as needed and as directed by

       the Board.

   4.  Utilities Administration.  The Director of Public Works shall have general supervision of the

         Village water and sewer utilities under the direction of the Village Board and Village Clerk.  

         He/she shall engage necessary employees and agents subject to the approval of the Board.

         He/she shall have supervision over the plant, grounds, machinery, pipes, and all matters 

         connected therewith.  He/she shall see that all laws, ordinances, and rules and regulations 

         of the state of Wisconsin, Public Service Commission, and the Village Board, as they 

         pertain to the operation of the utilities, are complied with.