The City of Vallejo is located in Solano County and has a population of approximately 120,000. The City is a rapidly changing, highly diverse community located midway between the cities of Sacramento and San Francisco. It is a friendly, active waterfront community that attracts innovative, hardworking people and takes great pride in its 200-year history and maritime heritage. With a mild year-round climate and easy access to varied recreational opportunities, residents of Vallejo are situated to take advantage of the best of what the area has to offer.
The Public Works Director oversees a team of approximately 90 FTEs in the divisions of Engineering and Maintenance. The Department is also responsible for managing a number of Landscape Maintenance Districts throughout the City, as well as Fleet maintenance, Bridge maintenance, the Vallejo Parking Garage, and the Vallejo Marina. The Public Works Director position is a department head position reporting to the City Manager’s Office and is a member of the City’s Executive Team. Some of the key priorities for the Department include designing and pursuing funding for the second phase of the Vallejo Parking Garage, addressing a large backlog of maintenance needs in City buildings and development of a 10-year Capital Improvement Program.
The new Director will have a background that includes 10 years of responsible supervisory or administrative experience in public works or engineering. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in engineering or a related field is required. Registration as a California Professional Engineer is desirable. The salary range is $136,014—$165,325 annually, DOQ. To be considered, submit your cover letter, resume, current salary and contact information including email addresses for five work-related references (email preferred) to Paul Kimura by December 27, 2016. A formal job announcement is available at http://www.averyassoc.net/current-searches/.
Paul Kimura and/or Bill Lopez
3½ N. Santa Cruz Ave., Suite A
Los Gatos, CA 95030