Assistant Public Works Director

Merced County, California   •  

Merced, CA

Industry: Government & Non-Profit


5 - 7 years

Posted 26 days ago

Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assists the Public Works Director in the overall planning, assigning and directing of the County Public Works Department Divisions.
  • Formulates long range forecasts of public works requirements and develops appropriate plans.
  • Assists in reviewing and processing all vacating of roads and road name changes.
  • Supervises the activities of various divisions by giving directions, interpreting policies and procedures, reviewing and evaluating the work of subordinates, and establishing priorities.
  • Assists in directing the internal administration of department activities and develops appropriate policies and procedures.
  • Directs a system of internal fiscal accounting, reporting and control; reviews construction projects design, construction, and land acquisition, and other related documents.
  • May represent the Public Works Department with other County departments, other agencies, and at public meetings, hearings and related functions.

Minimum Qualifications: Experience:
Six (6) years of increasingly responsible public works, construction or development related experience, including at least four (4) years of experience in an administrative or supervisory capacity in a public works or similar organization.

Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a major in civil engineering, public administration, business administration or related field.