City of Park Falls, WI, is accepting applications for a Director of Public Works.

The City of Park Falls is located in northern Price County, with a population of 2,462, and supported by numerous industries including St. Croix Rods, Weather Shield, and Flambeau River Papers.  The Chequamegon School district is highly rated providing education for K-12.  Our Regional Hospital is also part of the Marshfield Medical system.  Park Falls has 5-minute access to hundreds of thousands of acres of Public Land, providing abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation, including hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, kayaking, and boating etc.  The department has 9 full-time employees and 4-10 part-time seasonal employees. The Department is responsible for all water and sewer, roads, parks, the cemetery, and numerous other tasks and projects as assigned.  All completed application materials should be delivered via mail or email to the City Administrator. Salary range is $60,356-$73,520.

This position requires an Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree (preferred) in Engineering, Public Works Management, Public Administration, Business Administration; or a minimum of five years’ experience in public works management or a supervisory role; and a valid Wisconsin driver’s license.  Preference will be given to applicants with a valid Wisconsin commercial driver’s license (CDL), Wastewater Certifications obtained through the State of Wisconsin, and Waterworks Operator Certification.  For a complete list of position duties, responsibilities, and requirements, please see the Job Description available on the City’s website located at:  You may attain a job description through the mail or by calling (715) 762-2436.

First review of application materials for the first round is February 5, 2021, and the position will be open until filled.  Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Signed Job Description to the City of Park Falls, Municipal Building located at:  400 Fourth Avenue South, Park Falls, WI  54552.  Job Description is available at the City of Park Falls website.

Please send application materials to:  City of Park Falls, Attention:  Brentt P. Michalek – City Administrator, 400 Fourth Avenue South, Park Falls, WI  54552, or via email to

The City of Park Falls an Equal Opportunity Employer