Town Administrator Opening



The Town of Boylston is seeking a full-time Town Administrator.  Located in Central Massachusetts/Worcester County, Boylston has an operating budget of $14M for the town of 4,400 citizens.  The Town Administrator is appointed by, and reports to, a three (3) member Board of Selectmen, with a town meeting form of government.  The Town Administrator is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Town, and is primarily responsible for administering and coordinating all employees, activities, and departments under the jurisdiction of the Board of Selectmen.  This role is also responsible for preparing and administering the annual operating and capital budgets, grant writing, and serves as the Town’s Chief Procurement Officer.


Minimum qualifications: experience in municipal government, and a Bachelors Degree and/or related certification in management disciplines, 5 years of managerial experience, strong organizational leadership, excellent written and oral communication skills with experience in grant writing, knowledge of municipal law, experience managing a budget, and be able to exercise sound judgement in conducting duties and responsibilities.  A designation as a Certified Procurement Officer, and experience working in a town/organization of similar size is preferred.  Involvement in non-profit, social, educational, philanthropic, or other community groups where a candidate can demonstrate skills in relationship building and community development will be held in high regard.


The Town offers a competitive benefits package, and a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Applications will be accepted until March 5, 2018.  Interested candidates should apply at the address below, or forward a resume and three (3) references to Lindsay Katz:

HR Administrator’s Office

221 Main St

Boylston, MA 01505



The Town of Boylston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.