Deputy Director, Public Works
Posted on Aug 14, 2019 by Butte County Human Resources
SUMMARY: Under limited supervision, manages and directs professional, technical and other employees engaged in the administration, design and construction of private and public projects, oversees the department's flood control and survey functions work responsibilities may extend to serving as the County Surveyor.
FLSA: Exempt ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. The list that follows is not intended as a comprehensive list; it is intended to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties listed, and may be required to perform additional, position-specific tasks. Manages assigned staff; prioritizes and assigns tasks and projects; disciplines, trains and evaluates staff; counsels, coaches and instructs employees as required; develops staff skills and conducts performance evaluations.Provides support, direction and coaching to subordinate employees in the areas of performance management, problem resolution, planning and work assignments.Coordinates a variety of administrative activities, including budgeting, financial management, employee scheduling, payroll reporting and report processing.Confers with the general public, property owners, engineers, surveyors, attorneys and other public and private sector representatives on issues including analysis, studies, reports, project design, construction, maintenance, policies, standards, technical information and coordination of projects.Manage the Office of the County Surveyor by assuring that the checking and approval of records of survey, parcel maps, waiver of parcel maps, subdivision maps, lot line adjustment and certificates of merger are completed in compliance with regulations and conditions of approval.Reviews and approves road and drainage construction and improvement plans. Supervise and manage the County's flood control projects; prepare reports and represent findings to meet federal and state compliance standards and provide information to the Board of Supervisors, commissions, community organizations and other representatives.Prepares, evaluates and maintains complex engineering reports, records and correspondence.Prepares reports, attends and makes presentations on behalf of the County at meetings of the Planning Commission, Advisory Agency/Development Review Committee, Board of Supervisors, State Reclamation Board and State Water Commission.Serves on various County commissions and boards and provides liaison with utility companies, watershed groups, professional associations, agencies and groups.Performs other related duties as assigned. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field.Five (5) years of professional civil engineering experience involving the design and construction of roads, bridges and related public works facilities, including three (3) years supervisory experience. A Master's Degree in Civil Engineering may substitute for one (1) year of professional civil engineering experience.Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer with the State of California. Registration as a Professional Land Surveyor by the State of California is desired.Possession of a valid State of California driver's license.Employees hired into this classification must file statements of economic interest with the Butte County Clerk/Recorder. ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS AND CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Work is performed primarily in an indoor environment.May be required to lift and carry items more than 50 pounds.May be exposed to dangerous machinery, potential physical harm, extreme weather conditions and infectious diseases. Please upload resume and apply now Category: Building Maintenance , Keywords: Public Works Director