The Vermont Statutes Online
§ 283-30. Village Manager
The Village shall have the right, as is provided under the general laws in regard to towns, to employ a Village Manager, in case the Village should so vote at any annual meeting or at a special Village meeting called for that purpose and said Village may employ a Manager jointly with the Town of Waterbury in case the Town and Village should both so vote. Said Manager shall be the administrative head of the Village under the direction and supervision of the trustees and shall have general supervision and control of all the affairs of the Village and Village property. He or she shall be appointed by the trustees and hold office at their pleasure. He or she shall perform such other duties as the trustees may determine from time to time including the duties of such officers and employees of the Village as the trustees may designate. In having charge of the Village water system said Manager shall be under the direction and control of the water commissioners. He or she shall receive such salary as may be fixed by the trustees and he or she need not be a voter in or resident of the Village.