Under managerial direction, plans, organizes, directs, and reviews the activities and operations of the Engineering Department including long-range and short-range project planning, environmental planning, design, construction, permitting, and right of way programs; coordinates departmental activities with other departments and outside agencies; provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the General Manager; performs related work as required.
This single position class requires a professional background with a high level of skill and independent judgment to accomplish departmental planning and operational goals and objectives as well as managing and overseeing the complex and varied functions of the department. The position is distinguished from other management classifications by its responsibility for directing District-wide engineering services.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in civil engineering or a related engineering field. Master’s Degree desirable.
Seven years of professional engineering in the water/wastewater industry, including five years in a supervisory or management position.