City: Located in the San Fernando Valley, about 23 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, the City of San Fernando is about 2.4 square miles, with about 25,000 population. The City has a rich history and culture, a small town atmosphere, and a well-planned blend of residential, commercial and industrial development.
Position: As part of the City’s managerial team, this position reports directly to the City Manager; exercises direct and indirect supervision over 35 employees of the Public Works Department, including the operations manager, superintendents, professional, technical, field and office support staff; plans, manages, oversees and directs all functions, operations and services of the Public Works Department, which includes water production, treatment and distribution, street maintenance, pavement management program, traffic signal and street lighting, solid waste maintenance, street cleaning, storm drainage, equipment maintenance and procurement, facilities, maintenance of street trees, City’s parks and their landscaped areas; oversees the City’s transportation planning under Propositions “A” and “C”, as well as Measure “R”, which funds the City demand/response for dial-a-ride program; coordinates activities with other City officials, departments, outside agencies, organizations and the public; and performs other related duties as required.
Qualifications: Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a related field. A Master’s degree in Public or Business Administration is highly desirable. Five (5) years of increasingly responsible supervisory experience in public works activities or construction, including three (3) years in municipal government is required. Ability to understand & speak Spanish is highly desirable, but not required.
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APPLY BY: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2013, 5:00 p.m. Download application via the City website: www.sfcity.org by clicking on “Employment Opportunities,” or Call (818) 898-1220. Detailed job flyer will be available shortly.