City of Two Rivers:  Public Works Director/City Engineer

Due to an upcoming retirement the City of Two Rivers is recruiting for a full-time Public Works Director/City Engineer to join its management team.

This highly responsible administrative and supervisory position is responsible for the planning and administration of municipal public works programs and storm, sewer, and solid waste utilities for the City of Two Rivers. This position involves the application of professional engineering, construction technology, and administrative knowledge in the development and execution of public works construction and maintenance projects and in providing a variety of municipal services.

Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of civil engineering, public works construction and administration including materials, methods, and techniques of street, water, sewer, and other public works construction. The ideal candidate will be able to exercise good judgment, have knowledge of municipal budgeting, and the ability to express ideas clearly and concisely orally and in writing, and establish and maintain effective working relationships with contractors, employees, City officials, and the public.

The ideal candidate will possess a four-year degree or higher in civil engineering or a related field with registration as a professional engineer in the State of Wisconsin or the ability to become registered. A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in engineering, public works management, budgeting, and personnel management or any equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

The City of Two Rivers offers an excellent benefit package including participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System, comprehensive health and life insurance.  The City is an equal opportunity employer.  Confidentiality cannot be guaranteed.

Starting salary will be $95,160.00 to $110,302.00 dependent on qualifications. Full salary range is $95,160.00 to $124,155.00 based on the City’s 2022 salary schedule.

A transition period will allow the successful candidate to train with the outgoing Public Works Director/City Engineer.

A complete job description and City employment application can be found at

To ensure consideration, submit the required application materials by Friday, July 8, 2022. This position will remain open until filled. Interested candidates should send a detailed letter of interest, resume, and completed employment application via email to or by mail to:

City of Two Rivers
Attn: Human Resources
Post Office Box 87
Two Rivers, WI 54241-0087