Director of Public Works/Equipment Operator – Ligonier Township

Deadline: Friday, December 16, 2022

Position Summary

Ligonier Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania is seeking a highly qualified professional Public Works Director/Equipment Operator.  The position plans, directs, reviews and coordinates the Public Works Department and its programs.  Programs include road maintenance, asset management, safety, parks and recreation.


The ideal candidate must have management experience as well as road construction/maintenance experience, the ability to operate heavy equipment, long term planning of capital projects and have familiarity with crew supervision, task assignment, and municipal budgets. In addition, the position requires excellent customer service skills and experience in working with the public, Supervisors, vendors, 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 December 16, 2022.  Please submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Township Manager Michael Strelic at, or One Municipal Park Drive, Ligonier, PA  15658.