DEPUTY PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR
CA RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA | Temporary
Assists in directing and coordinating multifunctional public works programs including Streets, Parks, Electrical, Parking Enforcement, Solid Waste, Flood Control, Facility Maintenance, and Fleet Management; monitors and evaluates the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery methods and procedures; recommends, within departmental policy, appropriate service and staffing levels; establishes short and long-range plans for the design, acquisition, construction and maintenance of public works projects; oversees and participates in the development and administration of the Department s annual budget; participates in the forecast of funds needed for staffing, equipment, materials, and supplies; monitors and approves expenditures and implements adjustments; directs use of revenue and controls expenditures; reviews accounting and financial reports, staffing schedules, cost estimates and revenue projections; reviews, administers and evaluates contractual agreements for service equipment; negotiates and resolves sensitive and controversial issues; conducts a variety of organizational studies, investigations, and operational studies; recommends modifications to Public Works programs, policies, and procedures as appropriate; prepares and presents staff reports and other necessary correspondence; selects, trains, evaluates and directs the work of subordinates; serves as the liaison for the Public Works Department to other divisions, departments, and outside agencies; represents the department to a variety of commissions, professional organizations, citizen groups and the general public.
Training: A Bachelor s degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration, Business Administration, Civil Engineering or Urban Planning, or a closely related field. A Master s degree is highly desirable.