Public Works Director – Honesdale Borough

Deadline: July 3, 2024

Position Summary

Honesdale Borough, the county seat of Wayne County, Pennsylvania, is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Public Works Director. Established in 1826 and spanning 4 square miles, Honesdale is located 32 miles northeast of Scranton in a rural area offering numerous recreational opportunities, including boating, fishing, hiking, hunting, skiing, biking, skateboarding, and rafting. The Borough has a population of approximately 4,500 residents.

The Public Works Director will oversee various public works areas, including streets and sanitation, parks and grounds, engineering, utilities, and equipment maintenance. Key responsibilities include managing personnel, time, and budget while ensuring effective communication and excellent customer service.

Applicants must possess a CDL license, pass a background check, and have strong communication skills and customer service experience. The salary is commensurate with experience, and the position includes a full benefits package with health, life, vision, and dental insurance, pension, and paid time off.

How to Apply

Interested candidates can email a resume, cover letter, and three professional references via email to by July 3, 2024.