CIVIL SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
Full benefits package including NYS Retirement
Seneca County’s residency requirement for acceptance of applications has been waived for this position.Due to the position’s status as a Public Officer, incumbent will be required to reside in Seneca County.
PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS: College graduates with student loans may be eligible to have part of their loan paid for after being employed in a full-time position at Seneca County. Additional information is available at https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/sites/default/files/public-service-loan-forgiveness.pdf.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:The Commissioner is responsible for the administration of the Division of Public Works. Directs and controls the construction, installation, maintenance, repair and cleaning operations of the county Highway Department. Plans, directs and controls the use and maintenance of public works equipment. Directs and provides oversight for the operations of the Facilities, Code Enforcement, Water & Sewer, Weights & Measures and Recycling Departments. The Commissioner is responsible for providing professional engineering advice and oversight on all County matters related to public works. Directly reports to the County Manager with considerable leeway allowed for the use of independent judgment in carrying out the work. Does related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative Only)
FULL KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES & PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Thorough knowledge of principles and practices of public administration; thorough knowledge of budgetary process; good knowledge of equipment used in public works activities; good knowledge of street maintenance and construction activities; good knowledge of maintenance and repair of public buildings and parks; ability to plan, direct, supervise and evaluate the performance of a public works staff; ability to prepare specification for the purchase of equipment and the completion of construction projects; ability to establish and maintain satisfactory working relationship with others; good judgment; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State recognized college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering. Experience commensurate with duty requirements.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCEPTANCE OF APPLICATIONS:
Please apply online at https://seneca-portal.mycivilservice.com/jobopps
If you are unable to apply on-line:
Applications May Be Obtained From And Returned To:
Seneca County Personnel Office,
1 Di Pronio Drive, Waterloo, NY 13165