The Public Works Director position serves as a member of the Management Team and reports to the City Manager. The Public Works Director administers, plans and directs the operations of the Public Works Department which includes the areas of water, sewers, streets, storm drains, parks, building and grounds maintenance, development and building plan review inspections, code enforcement, transportation, and emergency planning. Typical duties include: directing the preparation and implementation of Public Works objectives and activities; monitors Public Works projects including work performed by contractors; provides technical assistance and solves technical field problems; reviews and makes recommendations on building and development plans submitted to the City; prepares annual budget recommendations and capital improvement proposals; prepares plans, specifications and cost estimates for minor construction projects. The Public Works Department includes eight full-time staff members, and contracted building services.
Experience and Education
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Geography, Urban Planning, Public Administration or related field; and three years of progressively responsible experience in publics works operations including supervisory responsibilities; or any satisfactory combination of experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills and ability to perform the above described duties will be considered.
Certifications and Licenses
- Must have a current Oregon Driver’s License or the ability to obtain one.
Please view our webpage at: https://www.ci.wood-village.or.us/hot-topics/now-hiring-public-works-director/ or more information.
First Review of Applications: February, 14, 2018