City of Apache Junction, AZ
Public Works Director
Hiring Salary Range: $101,556 - $120,718
The City provides an attractive benefit package.
Filing Deadline: Friday, April 21, 2017
The City of Apache Junction, Arizona, the gateway to the legendary Superstition Mountains encompassing 36.5 square miles 35 miles east of Phoenix, is seeking a collaborative, customer service oriented professional to serve as its new Director of Public Works. The City’s population of 40,000 residents (with a fall-winter population of 70,000) is anticipating significant growth of approximately 20,000 new residents within the next decade. The City enjoys an average of 214 totally cloudless days a year.
The Director is responsible for the administration, leadership, management, and operation of the Public Works Department with responsibilities for the construction and maintenance of City streets, traffic signals, street lights and signs, the purchase and maintenance of City vehicles, the maintenance of City buildings, graffiti control program, Adopt- A-Street program, the management of City surplus property and Household Hazardous Waste. Reporting to the City Manager while working closely with the Assistant City Manager on operational issues, the Public Works Director oversees four divisions: Streets, Engineering, Building Maintenance, and Fleet. The Director leads a staff of 23-25 and manages a $5.5 million operating budget and $3.8 million capital budget.
Qualified candidates are experienced managers/administrators with a minimum of six years of progressively responsible experience in engineering or public works; three years of which has included supervisory experience. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is expected (or equivalent combination of education and experience).
To be considered please submit cover letter, résumé, current salary and the names of six work-related references by Friday, April 21, 2017. Résumé should reflect years and months of employment as well as size of staff and budgets you have managed. Please submit your materials to: email@example.com
For additional information about this position, please contact:
CPS HR Consulting
Ph: 916 471-3134
Fx: 916 561-7205
To view an online brochure for this position visit: www.cpshr.us/search
City of Apache Junction website: www.ajcity.net
City of Apache Junction, AZ is an equal opportunity employer.