Port Director

City of Nome   Nome, AK   Full-time     Management
Posted on June 9, 2024



Accepting applications for the following job:


Duties & Qualifications: Under direction of and in close association with the City Manager, plans, organizes and manages the Port & Harbor Department functions and provides executive level support. Supervises the Harbormaster, who manages all functions within the aspects of port and harbor facility operations and staff. Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, or related field; or the equivalent of a High School diploma with 5 years' experience in maritime operations or related port facility management, previous experience with public sector program management and public relations is desired.

Nome is a destination for adventurous travelers who want to experience the wild and rugged beauty of Arctic Alaska. This town on the Bering Sea coast is steeped in gold rush history and Iñupiat culture, and is the finish line for the legendary Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. You can explore the vast and treeless wilderness around Nome, where you might spot wildlife such as moose, musk oxen, and reindeer. You can also learn about the local heritage at the museums, cultural centers, and historic landmarks in town. Nome is a place where you can witness the spirit and resilience of Alaska's people and nature.

Provide letter of interest and resume to City of Nome HR Manager Cynthia Gray at cgray@nomealaska.org. Contact phone is 907-443-6622.

Benefits include (PERS) Public Employee Retirement System, Medical, Dental, Vision, plus more.