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4/9/2018 - Superintendent of Public Property - Dept. of Public Works

Public Works & Property
Salary Range: $75,000

Under Supervision of the Director of Public Works & Property, makes surveys and cost estimates, supervises County employees and outside contractors who are engaged in the construction and/or alteration to public buildings or public facilities; prepares reports and correspondence, does other related duties as required.

NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative purposes; all job duties are not listed.


Makes continuous surveys of all buildings/facilities for establishing a preventive maintenance and repair program.

Sets up programs for individual properties/facilities based on a priority, so that funds may be made available for adequate/economical maintenance. Surveys maintenance units to determine their adequacy, efficiency, and ability of personnel to perform maintenance/repair work stemming from physical characteristics of several properties.

Supervises construction projects in the field and acts as representative of the department at construction job meetings, interact with consultants as necessary to successfully complete projects.

Receives and reviews reports on the maintenance/repair and on the construction program for the department.

Prepares, analyzes, and approves items relating to the maintenance/repair and construction programs in the preparation of budget requests for public property and facilities.

Prepares statistical and other summaries and reports on maintenance/repair and construction activities containing findings, conclusions, analyses, and recommendations.

Supervises the establishment and maintenance of records, plans, blueprints, and other files.

Five (5) years of supervisory experience in the construction of buildings and structures.

Ability to read, write, understand and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position and the ability to follow prescribed instructions.

High school diploma or GED

Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey; this is necessary to perform essential duties of the position.

Note: Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing that includes
drug screening, criminal background check, and verifications of clean driving record.

Applicants should submit a cover letter and work history to:
Brittany Wiita, Confidential Assistant
Department of Personnel or fax to 856-453-0361.

Application Deadline: April 20, 2018

The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer striving for diversity in the workplace.