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Public Works Crew Chief

Public Works Crew Chief

Village of Shorewood Hills is accepting applications for the position of Public Works Crew Chief.

Job Summary

This is a management/working position responsible for the operation, management and maintenance of the Village Public Works Department including streets, stormwater, sewer and water utilities, buildings, grounds, equipment, and personnel. The position is responsible for the mechanical operations of the municipal pool, including opening and closing, as well as in-season maintenance of mechanical and chemical operations. The Crew Chief performs daily work activities with the Public Works Crew such as snowplowing, equipment maintenance/repair, and leaf pick up. It reports to the Village Administrator.

List of Duties

  • Supervise of a crew of four as well as seasonal employees.
  • Respond to and work directly with the general public as a primary source of contact.

Degrees and Certifications

    • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
      • Commercial Driver’s License and necessary endorsements are required.
      • Must obtain pool and water operator certifications within six months of employment. (These expenses will be paid by the Village)

Experience and Skills

      • A minimum of three years of related experience, including supervisory experience, is required.
      • Basic computer skills are required.
      • Skill in small and large truck mechanics, welding, and metal fabrication is highly desirable.
      • Good communications skills are essential.

Other Requirements

      • As necessary must be available to work on weekends and holidays and attend evening meetings.
      • Must live within a thirty-minute radius of the Village and have the ability to respond on site to emergencies within 30 minutes.

To Apply

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, and Village employment application by Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. to:

Village Clerk, Village of Shorewood Hills
810 Shorewood Boulevard
Madison, WI 53705

To review a job description and obtain a job application go to the Village website at


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