Deputy Director, Public Works Agency

Ralph Andersen & Associates | Oakland, CA

Posted Date 7/31/2019

The Alameda County Public Works Agency is seeking an ambitious, innovative, and pragmatic leader to provide robust capital project delivery oversight of the engineering, transportation, and flood control functions for the Agency. The next Deputy Director, Public Works Agency for Alameda County will have the opportunity to oversee the capital project delivery of an impressive portfolio of projects in one of the most desirable locations in the United States. Reporting to the Director of Public Works, this Deputy Director oversees the Engineering Department, with a $500 million, 5-year Capital Improvement Program and 63 FTEs. This civil service position with Alameda County requires that candidates possess Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited college or university; Certificate of Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer in the State of California or the ability to obtain within six months of appointment; and Five years of civil engineering supervisory experience with at least two of the years at the Principal, Assistant Director, or higher-level position within an engineering organization. Two years of experience in the class of Principal Engineer in Alameda County is considered qualifying. The annual salary range is $154,356-$187,720, DOQ. Interested candidates should apply by Monday, August 26, 2019 by submitting a compelling cover letter and comprehensive resume to Candidates will then be instructed to immediately complete an online application with Alameda County to complete the process. Confidential inquiries are welcomed to Mr. Greg Nelson at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at

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