Hennepin County is seeking an Assistant County Administrator to lead the Public Works line of business. This position has overall responsibility for the management of the county's Community Works, Environment and Energy, Transportation Operations, Transportation Project Delivery, and Administration departments. Public Works has an operating budget of 207 million dollars, a capital budget of 341 million dollars, and over 450 full-time employees.What drives Hennepin County's work is the mission, vision, goals, and core values and delivering on the promises we make to our residents requires a commitment to these principles.Note: You must attach a resume and cover letter as part of your application materials.This position reports to County Administration, is unclassified full-time and benefit-earning. Unclassified positions are non-permanent (at will) and are not subject to HR law/rules.Salary: Up to $217,000 annuallyLocation and hours:This position is located in the Hennepin County Government Center, 300 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55487. About the position type:This position is a full-time, benefit earning, unclassified position. In this position, you will:
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About the department:Public Works creates healthy and livable communities through economic development, environmental stewardship and advancement of a multi modal transportation network. Over 450 employees work together on a wide range of programs and projects to achieve our mission.About Hennepin County:Hennepin is the largest county government organization in Minnesota. Our employees work every day to improve the health, safety and quality of life for our residents and communities. All of our jobs align to one or more of our overarching goals -- that Hennepin County residents are healthy, protected and safe, self-reliant, assured due process, and mobile. Our employees receive a combination of generous benefits and positive workplace culture not found at other organizations. This includes meaningful work that impacts our community, competitive pay, work-life balance, a variety of benefits and opportunities to grow. Learn more at www.hennepin.us/employees.Hennepin County envisions an organization where our commitment to diversity is fundamental in providing excellent service to our community.Your future. Made here.Invitations to interview will be based upon an assessment of education and experience.