San Joaquin County is seeking an experienced public works/engineering professional with strong leadership and communication skills to provide direction and oversight of the Engineering Divisions. The ideal candidate will possess proven leadership skills, and exceptional knowledge and experience managing public works engineering projects with successful outcomes.
The incumbent reports to the Director of Public Works and is responsible for managing and administering the programs, functions, budgets and activities of the following Public Works Engineering Divisions: Design, Construction, Bridge, and Transportation. The Engineering Divisions account for nearly 70 of the department’s full-time allocated positions. More information about Public Works is available at the department web page.
The Ideal Candidate
In addition to being a registered Professional Civil Engineer, the ideal candidate will possess:
A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
Outstanding leadership skills and experience managing diverse public works engineering projects.
Tremendous personal integrity, sense of professional ethics, and dedication to public service.
Well-developed organizational and decision making skills including having a strategic outlook.
Ability to inspire, motivate and empower staff to achieve established goals and develop succession planning.
A desire to embrace innovation to enhance services provided.
Exceptional interpersonal communication skills and customer service.
Strong analytical skills, sound judgment, and a positive attitude.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to synthesize complex information.
For more information about this exciting opportunity, including compensation and benefits package, visit the following link.
All interested candidates are encouraged to apply.
Education: Graduation from an accredited university with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, or a closely-related field.
Experience: Five years of professional engineering work in a supervisory or administrative capacity with a large organization performing diversified public works activities, two years of which must have been as a Registered Civil Engineer.
License: Possession of a valid California Driver’s License.
Certificate: Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a Civil Engineer issued by the California State Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists.
Additional Salary Information: Visit the job posting and recruitment brochure for full compensation structure, including our generous benefits package.
Internal Number: 0321-EC2101-EX
About San Joaquin County
San Joaquin County is east of San Francisco and south of Sacramento. Strategically located in Northern California's dynamic growth corridor, San Joaquin County is already home to major agri-business, manufacturing and distribution companies.
San Joaquin County boasts seven cities (approximately 921,600 total acres) and some of the finest opportunities in the state for boating, fishing, camping, history-gathering, or just plain fun in the sun. The county is one of the most agriculturally rich regions in California.
Each city, as well as the unincorporated County areas, offers an unique opportunity to enjoy natural California beauty, nature, music, arts, and culture. Whatever your interest, it can most likely be found in San Joaquin County.