Public Road Operations Manager - Public Works

Clark County | Vancouver, WA

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Posted Date 6/19/2020

In the Department of Public Works at Clark County, we look for people who can grow, think, lead and inspire. We seek leaders, achievers and doers who bring skill, passion and commitment to public service.

You have experience as a leader in Public Works or Construction. You are forward thinking, engaged and energized by challenges and opportunities. You have a strong interest in leading a talented, diverse team to build a dynamic future for Road Operations.

You are a collaborator who understands the importance of building excellent working relationships with your staff and peers in the organization. You are a project leader. You are a visionary who will assist with defining and realizing the Road Operations future and creating an adaptive, inclusive culture.

If this describes you, read on. We may have the perfect job for you.

We are looking for a strategic thinker to be the leader of this critical team, responsible for all aspects of Road Operations. Change is new for Road Operations, and we need someone who embraces the opportunity to work with staff throughout the system. We are committed to innovative programs, ideas and solutions. We need a great leader for this team!

As the Road Operations Manager for Public Works you are driving a committed team of road maintenance specialists, heavy equipment operators, highway maintenance crew chiefs, program coordinators, superintendents and administrative professionals that are the key players in delivering exceptional and valued maintenance services for the roads, water and drainage. You are managing the day to day operations, staffing, budget, and work processes to achieve team successes and accomplishments.

This position is open until filled with a first review date of July 1, 2020. This recruitment may close any time after the first review date.

Education and Experience:

We will consider any combination of relevant work experience, volunteering, education, and transferable skills as qualifying unless an item or section is labeled required.

 Bachelor's degree in Business, Public Administration, Civil Engineering or a related field
 Five years of progressively responsible related experience
 Three years of supervisory or lead experience in a unionized environment
 Fiscal management experience including budget preparation, grant administration, service and intergovernmental contract negotiation and administration, expenditure control and record keeping
 Required a valid motor vehicle operator's license at time of hire

An online application is required. For complete job announcement, application requirements, and to apply on-line, please visit our website at:

Salary Grade: DOE $7,587-$10,716 per month
Close Date: Open Until Filled

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Local Government
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