Under administrative direction of the Community Resources Agency Director, assistants in planning, organizing, managing and providing administrative direction and oversight for all activities and functions for the Road, Engineering, Survey, Solid Waste, Fleet Services divisions within the Community Resources Agency; fosters cooperative working relationships among County departments and with intergovernmental and regulatory agencies and various public and private groups; provides highly responsible and complex professional assistant to the Community Resources Agency Director in areas of expertise; and performs related duties as assigned.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED
Receives direction from Community Resource Agency Director. Exercises general direction and supervision over management, supervisory, professional, technical, and administrative support staff through subordinate levels of supervision.
This is a single incumbent classificaiton that oversees, directs, and participates in major activities and programs of the Community Resources Agency – Public Works Division. This classification is responsible for providing professional-level support to the Community Resources Agency Director in a variety of areas, and assists in short- and long-term planning, development, and administration of departmental policies, procedures, and services. Successful performance of the work requires knowledge of public policy, fiscal management, applicable laws, codes, regulations, and ordinances, and the ability to develop, oversee, and implement projects and programs in multiple areas. Responsibilities include performing and directing many of the department’s day-to-day administrative functions. This class is distinguished from the Community Resource Agency Director in that the latter has overall responsibility for all functions of the Agency and for developing, implementing, and interpreting public policy.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in civil engineering, or a closely related field; and, five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience as a professional engineer or professional in a closely related field, including at least two (2) years in a management capacity.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Possession of a valid California Driver's License and a satisfactory driving record.
Possession of registration as a Civil Engineer.