Under direction of the Deputy Director, Water & Sanitation Department or Director of Transportation Department; manages a major section of an engineering department or is responsible for major engineering or surveying program(s) or projects; assists in planning, organizing, directing and coordinating varied activities within the Public Works Agency; and performs related duties as assigned.
There are currently two (2) regular vacancies within the Water & Sanitation Department and one (1) regular vacancy within the Transportation Department. The vacancies may be filled at either the Engineering Manager I, II, or III level. The qualifications of the selected candidate(s) will determine the placement level.
The Ventura County Public Works Agency is seeking highly motivated and energetic individuals with excellent management and communications skills to manage the operations and organization of the department. The ideal candidates will have experience in civil engineering, project management, managing of operations and organization of a large division, with demonstrated supervisory and leadership skills. The successful candidates will have a strong working knowledge of the methods and techniques used in the design, construction, maintenance, and operations of water, reclaimed water, and wastewater projects. S/he must also be an effective problem solver, able to lead with integrity, motivate others to achieve favorable outcomes, and have successful experience in continuous process improvement activities. Also essential is the ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing; build relationships with other County staff and consultants; and represent the Department, Agency, and County in a highly professional manner in all settings.
Engineering Manager I - $3,461.55 - $4,846.65 biweekly
Engineering Manager II - $3,783.68 - $5,297.67 biweekly
Engineering Manager III - $4,190.98 - $5867.95 biweekly
EDUCATIONAL INCENTIVE: Incumbents may be eligible for an educational incentive of 2.5%, 3.5%, or 5% based on completion of an Associate's, Bachelor's, or Master's degree that is not required for the classification.
Engineering Manager I, II, III are Management classifications and are not eligible for overtime compensation. Incumbents in this classification are eligible for benefits at the MB3 level.
NOTE: If appointed at the lower level, incumbent may be promoted to the higher level without further examination upon meeting the minimum requirements, demonstrating satisfactory performance, and in accordance with the business needs of the department.
Job Type: Full-Time Regular
Location: and may require travel throughout Ventura and neighboring counties, California
Agency: Public Works Agency