Public Works Director

City of Burbank, CA

Public Works Director

City of Burbank, CA




Home to 105,000 residents, the City of Burbank is known as the “Media Capital of the World” as its strong entertainment base includes some of the biggest names in the business. Located in Los Angeles County with easy access to numerous transportation options, Burbank’s increasingly popular destination points attract more than 10 million visitors a year. The Public Works Department is supported by a staff of 111 organized across six divisions: Administration, Engineering Design and Construction, Traffic, Fleet and Building Maintenance, Street and Sanitation, and Water Reclamation and Sewer.


The ideal candidate will be a visionary leader and empowering people manager who excels at project management and delivery. Motivated by high standards, he/she will be a visible and engaged professional who maintains a strong connection with his/her team. The individual selected will also be a superior communicator and relationship builder. At least seven years of public works experience that includes supervisory and management responsibilities and a Bachelor’s degree are required.


Salary goes up to $202,899 and is supplemented by an attractive benefits package. This recruitment will close on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Visit for detailed brochure and to apply.



Teri Black · 424.296.3111

Bradley Wardle · 650.450.3299



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