Public Works Asset Supervisor

City of Colorado Springs | Colorado Springs, CO

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Posted Date 5/12/2023

Public Works Asset Supervisor

In this position, you will provide program management to identify, locate, and mark the location of all underground City-owned facilities during construction activities while minimizing damage and service disruption.

Salary: $6,169.39 - $7,406.23 Monthly


Essential Job Functions - the basic job duties an employee must be able to perform:

  • Supervise and oversee staff inspections for day-to-day operations; approve timesheets and work expectations; direct and gather real-time data for the Utility Locate Program
  • Train, build performance plans, develop a collaborative team, and conduct regular team meetings
  • Evaluate and implement processes and procedures, developing program budgets, supervising staff for operational program planning, training, and work expectations
  • Respond to incidents to determine fault when damage occurs and coordinate restoration of damaged infrastructure with asset owners
  • Respond to customer complaints; interact with contractors, coworkers, the public, and other agencies for assigned program and partnerships.
  • Perform program planning and supervisory duties by supervising staff for planning, implementing, and tracking annual program
  • Monitor internal and external customer feedback and provide recommendation for training to improve stakeholder relationships
  • Conduct financial planning and budget management by tracking material budget and ventures; track and approve invoices; and estimate yearly program costs
  • Performs emergency responses by coordinating with asset owner, Risk Management, and team members during damaged infrastructure events; calculate cost of damage infrastructure and seek restitution with Risk Management


We are looking for candidates who demonstrate:

Knowledge of:

  • Principles of supervision, training, and performance evaluation
  • Principles and practices of effective project management
  • Pertinent federal, state, and local policies, procedures, and regulations 

Ability to:

  • Supervise, train and evaluate staff
  • Prepare clear and concise reports
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
  • Be solutions-oriented; work collaboratively with all departments


Successful candidates will have


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Business Administration, Information Technology, Computer Science, GIS, or related field 
  • Three years of full-time professional experience in program administration including two years of supervisory/lead experience 

One (1) year of the appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for each required year of post-high school education.


Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements.



Ideal candidates will also have


  • Experience in utility locate work


Additional Information


The City of Colorado Springs offers additional compensation depending on the position, area of assignment, and specific job assignments, including shift differential, pay differential, acting or lead, special assignment, hazard pay, longevity, cell phone allowance, uniform allowance, relocation, awards, standby, call out, compensatory time off, tuition, overtime, extra duty, incentive, holiday premium, proficiency, and vacation sell back.


NOTE: This job announcement is not intended to include a complete listing of all responsibilities, knowledge, skills, and abilities associated with the position.
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