Leads in a complex supervisory, administrative and professional work environment, planning, organizing, directing, and managing the Public Works Department, which may include the following functional areas: Environmental Compliance, Facilities Maintenance, Utilities, Street Maintenance & Preservation, Sanitation, Fleet Maintenance, Stormwater, Building Safety, and Code Compliance. Performs complex and professional engineering for city projects and programs ensuring technical competence and compliance with all current federal, state and local laws, codes and criteria.
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field, and a minimum of five years of professional civil engineering experience preferably in the public sector. The ideal candidate will be a proven leader and effective manager of a Public Works Department. An equivalent combination of education and appropriate experience may be substituted. Valid Arizona Drivers License. Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Arizona.
Additional Salary Information: $77,344 - $89,535 - Hiring Range DOQ
Internal Number: 15a-19
About City of Douglas
The City of Douglas takes pride in its deep family roots and people, affordable living, great weather year-round, sweeping mountain vistas and binational culture, which continues to draw visitors around the world. With right at 16,000 residents and a population that swells daily as international trade and commerce crosses through our port of entry, guests from the south come to shop and visitors from across the globe seek to experience the unique history of ranching, mining and aviation among reasons to visit Douglas. We offer small town charm yet are less than two hours away from the big city amenities of Tucson and under an hour to Sierra Vista. A 2015 NerdWallet study found Douglas to be a top city for millennial job seekers in Arizona and our community college was recognized as one of the top two community colleges in the nation by WalletHub.