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Notice is hereby given that the Municipal Officers will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Rumford Falls Auditorium of the Municipal Building to hear comment on the following:

Adoption of Local General Assistance Ordinance and Yearly Appendices for Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Maximums. Maine Department of Health and Human Services; Office for Family Independence.

JOB POSTING: Public Works Director

The Town of Rumford seeks a qualified professional to serve the community as its next Public Works Director. This position plans, coordinates, and reviews the activities of the public works department with an eye toward optimizing departmental performance. These activities include year-round maintenance of 80 miles of roads/streets, 20 miles of sidewalk, extensive sewer collection and storm drain systems, parks, walking trails and other town-owned facilities. The department’s scope also includes periodic capital rehabilitation of public infrastructure. In addition the department regularly interfaces with regional municipal districts that are independently responsible for handling solid waste, water, and wastewater treatment.

The overall budget under direct control of the Director exceeds $5 million with ten full-time employees plus additional seasonal help. The successful applicant will possess strong communication skills and significant experience in personnel supervision, administration, collective bargaining, road maintenance, road construction, equipment maintenance, budgeting, contract bidding, and contract administration. Minimum requirements for this job are demonstrated, in-depth knowledge of public works functions and proven supervisory experience.

The town offers a competitive salary, benefit package, and use of town-owned vehicle dependent on domicile. Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to: Town Manager, 145 Congress Street, Rumford, ME 04276 by September 13, 2019 or email townmanager@rumfordme.org   FMI 207-369-5085.


The Municipal Officers of the Town of Rumford will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 6:30 PM in the Rumford Falls Auditorium to hear comment on the application of

Timothy Swan dba Swan’s Food Truck
1126 Route 2, Rumford, Maine

New Town License (Victualer).

All persons may appear to show cause, if any, why the above application should not be approved.