Provides responsible, daily oversight of town operations and assistance to town departments, residents and taxpayers on behalf of the Board of Selectmen.
The Town Administrator works at the direction of the Board of Selectmen, implementing policy and providing oversight of the daily operations of the Town of Monson. Included in the responsibilities of the Town Administrator are representation of the town and the selectmen before meetings, state agencies and town residents, assisting citizens who seek assistance or information, negotiating contracts and participating in collective bargaining, researching policy initiatives, consulting with Town Counsel on all legal matters. Responsibilities also include assisting in the preparation of the annual town budget, preparing and assisting grant applications, coordinating with the Finance Director and the Financial Departments cash and debt management programs, coordinating Capital Improvement Projects, overseeing the town's insurance coverage, and coordinating the daily administration of the town's personnel system.
The Town Administrator also serves as the Sexual Harassment Grievance Officer and Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator.