Town Manager


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Posted on 04/06/2017 by the Town of Wilmington  |  Expires 05/05/2017

Help Wanted


The Town of Wilmington, Vermont, seeks a collaborative and energetic leader for the position of town manager. Wilmington (pop. 1875) is a rural community facing new challenges since recovering from significant flooding caused by Tropical Storm Irene. The town is located in Southern Vermont’s Green Mountains near the Mount Snow ski area. With more than 1,600 vacation homes, Wilmington’s population increases both seasonally and on weekends.

The manager reports to a five-member selectboard and is responsible for the daily operations of the town. He or she administers a $4.5 million operating budget, supervises 24 full-time and four part-time employees, and oversees all personnel, finances, and public works. A detailed job description is available at

A bachelor’s degree is required (master’s degree preferred). Previous experience in municipal government is desired. The hiring range is $65,000 to $73,000, with an excellent benefit package.

Please apply in confidence with a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references via email to with “Wilmington” as subject, or send via U.S. mail to:

Wilmington Town Manager
c/o VLCT
89 Main Street
Montpelier, VT 05602-2948.

The deadline to apply is Friday, May 5, 2017.