Public Works Director

City of Benicia, CA

Public Works Director

City of Benicia, California



The City of Benicia, is a beautiful waterfront community of 28,000 on the San Francisco Bay, and is known for its small-town charm and quality of life and is home to numerous award-winning restaurants, schools and parks. Benicia has a high level of community pride and interest in preserving the quality of life. Residents enjoy low crime, good schools, affordable housing, as well as a wide range of cultural and recreational opportunities. The Public Works Director will be a proactive, relationship based and inspirational manager with an active communication style. The candidate will also be empathetic and fair, while being firm in promoting a positive environment of accountability. The position requires seven years of experience, increasing in responsibility, in municipal water/wastewater operations, municipal engineering, land development, street construction or maintenance, including four years of administrative and management responsibility. An educational background equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with major course work in civil engineering, public administration or a related field. Master’s Degree or a PE are desired. Competitive annual salary range of $134,356- $163,311 DOQ, with attractive benefits.


To apply for this exciting career opportunity, please send your resume and cover letter electronically to:


Peckham & McKenney


Resumes acknowledged within two business days.  Call Phil McKenney at (866) 912-1919 for more information.  A detailed brochure is available at


Filing deadline: December 20, 2017.



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