Public Works Administrative Manager

City of Novato CA



Salary: $99,912 – $121,440 annually

Plus a generous benefit package


The City of Novato is currently recruiting for an Administrative Manager for its Public Works Department. This management level position provides vital administrative oversight and coordination of key administrative, analytical and technology functions.


The ideal candidate will possess experience in budget and contract management, personnel administration, and project management along with the ability to direct and coordinate the work through multiple divisions and with other city departments. Flexibility, good communication, and a sense of humor are key in this opportunity to make a meaningful contribution and to work on a great team.  


Qualifications: Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.  A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be five years of increasingly responsible administrative work experience in budgeting, accounting, finance, public administration, or a comparable field, preferably two years of which are in assigned or related area, and two years of supervisory experience and the equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public or business administration, government, accounting or a related field.  Master’s degree is highly desirable. License and Certificate: Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California driver’s license.   To apply please visit for more information on the position and to apply.  FFD: 10/6/17


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