The Town Administrator’s Office is committed to providing quality and innovative service in a supportive and creative environment. We will work cooperatively with the citizens of Northfield and all municipal employees in setting the direction and accomplishing goals for town government.
The Town Administrator is appointed by the Board of Selectmen.
The Town Administrator is the Chief Operating Officer of the Town. They coordinate and are responsible for the daily administration of the town including supervising daily town operations, administrating the personnel, financial, and purchasing policy, and preparing and implementing operating and capital budgets of the Town. They are expected to function in a full time capacity, including nights and weekends as necessary.
They are accountable on a town-wide basis for the direction and success of programs accomplished through others. Analyzes program objectives, determines work operations, estimates and allocates the financial and staff resources required. Assists or oversees the provision of personnel services to Town employees, including or effectively recommending hiring, training, and disciplining of employees.