Director of Public Works and Parks – City of Lower Burrell

Deadline: Friday, August 26, 2022

Position Summary

The City of Lower Burrell, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania is seeking a highly qualified professional who is motivated to meet the challenges of this suburban community for the position of Public Works and Parks Director. The City has a population of approximately 11,000 residents and encompasses 12 square miles.

The director will perform high level supervisory, administrative and professional work in the planning, organizing, directing and supervising of the Public Works and Parks Department, including environmental, sewer, street, traffic control, maintenance and other public works and parks programs.


The ideal candidate must have management experience as well as road construction/maintenance, wastewater operations, long term planning of capital projects and have familiarity with construction equipment & civil engineering, crew supervision, task assignment, and municipal budgets. In addition, the position requires excellent customer service skills and experience in working with the public, vendors and City Council/Commissions and computer skills (excel, word email) is a must. A valid PA driver’s license is required and a CDL is preferred.

How to Apply

A competitive benefits package and salary commensurate with experience is offered. Deadline for receipt of applications with salary requirements is August 26, 2022. Applications and a job description are on the City of Lower Burrell’s web site. Submit applications and resumes to City Manager, 2800 Bethel Street, Lower Burrell, PA 15068.