County, Kansas, one of the fastest growing counties in Kansas, is located
approximately 25 miles southwest of the Kansas City metropolitan region on
Interstate 35.Our quaint historic
community possesses superb educational systems (pre-school through
post-secondary), an award winning health care facility, affordable housing,
arts and entertainment.Our Public Works
Department maintains 1,029 road miles and 244 bridges in our 571 square mile
county, and includes Noxious Weeds, Solid Waste, Recycling, and Household
Hazardous Waste.For more information
about the community, visit http://www.franklincoks.org.
are required to have a bachelor’s degree in engineering, public administration,
business administration, management, or a related field and 3-5 years of
management experience. The preferred candidate will have 6+ years of progressive
management experience in public works and/or county government. Candidates must
possess effective communication skills, be able to collaborate with the county
commission, staff, public and other agencies, and be comfortable with a
transparent form of government.
Salary $80,000 to $100,000 DOQ.
Benefits include health and life insurance, KPERS, and more. Apply online at www.HRePartners.com
and AND submit Letter of Interest including accomplishments and projects to: Public
Works Director Opening, c/o Human Resources, 1428 S Main St, Suite 2, Ottawa,
KS66067; fax to (785) 229-3449; or e-mail
Application deadline:October 14, 2018.EOE