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Full-Time Town Administrator
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The Town of Becket (population of 1,800 rising to 8,000 in summer) located in scenic Berkshire County, with annual $6M budget is seeking qualified applicants to serve as full-time Town Administrator.  Bachelor’s degree and three years of municipal administrative experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience are required.  Applicants must have excellent communication skills, financial management, budgeting, procurement and grant-writing experience, general knowledge of small town government operations and Massachusetts laws and regulations, and the ability to work with diverse groups of town officials and residents.  Knowledge of Green Communities Grant Program a plus.  Becket is a rural town, principally residential in nature, with an Open Town Meeting and three-member Board of Selectmen.  The Town Administrator supervises 20 full-time as well as part-time office staff and officials and provides advice/guidance to elected and appointed town boards and committees.   Salary range: $60,000 to $72,000, plus excellent benefits.  A complete job description is available at  Send cover letter and resumé to Board of Selectmen, Town Hall, 557 Main Street, Becket, MA  01223.  Resumé review shall begin on March 12, 2018; however, the position shall remain open until filled.  Questions may be directed to (413) 623-8934 or  The Town of Becket is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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