El Segundo, a Los Angeles County beach city of almost 17,000, is located on the Santa Monica Bay. The City offers all the natural elements of fun and adventure that you’d expect from a beach city. Residents enjoy classic California living with ocean breezes and a healthy outdoor lifestyle. El Segundo balances an ideal business environment with a small town community to provide a high quality of life for its residents and employers. There are tree-lined neighborhoods with award winning schools, parks and athletic fields. A wealth of dining and retail experiences are thriving that range from historic Main Street to recently constructed lifestyle shopping centers.
The Public Works Director oversees a department that provides the full array of public works services including water and wastewater, streets, facilities, equipment and vehicle maintenance, and engineering. Among the key priorities for this position will be a facility needs assessment and guidance in deciding to refurbish or replace City facilities. An equipment replacement fund study will also be underway as well as the golf course renovation and the development of a new aquatic facility in concert with the local school district. As part of a new management team, the Public Works Director will contribute as a key member of the Executive Team offering subject matter expertise to citywide issues and challenges. The Director will foster a proactive workplace with the department and develop staff to perform at their highest abilities.
The new Public Works Director will have at least five years well-rounded experience in municipal Public Works activities including four years tenure at the division management level or higher, including familiarity of the full range of public works and requires a BS/BA degree in a related field. Registration as a Professional Engineer is desirable. To be considered, please submit (email preferred) a letter of interest, resume, salary history and contact information including email addresses for five work-related references to Bill Avery by February 8, 2017.
3½ N. Santa Cruz Ave., Suite A
Los Gatos, CA 95030