Public Works Director

City of Ventura, CA

Public Works Director
City of Ventura, CA
Situated in California’s Gold Coast region slightly north of Los Angeles County, the City of Ventura (pop. 111,790) is considered to be one of the most livable and desirable communities in the nation with its spectacular coastline and incredible climate. The Public Works Department is supported by a staff of 87 FTE and a FY2018-19 budget of $49.7M. Public Works is also responsible for an ambitious 6-year CIP valued at $695M.
Along with extensive engineering depth and expertise, the ideal candidate will have an impressive history with project management and delivery. He/she will also be an outstanding leader and communicator capable of developing high performing teams. Six years of progressively responsible civil engineering experience or management experience in a public works department/division, including at least three years of experience supervising professional-level staff, and a bachelor’s degree is required. A master’s degree is preferred. Registration as a California Civil Engineer is highly desirable. Candidates with registration in another state shall have the ability to quickly become registered in California.
Salary up to $196,649 (2.25% salary increase effective 7/13/19); salary supplemented by an attractive benefits package. Closes Sunday, April 7, 2019. Please visit for detailed information.
Teri Black ● 424.296.3111
Bob McFall ● 818.429.4699


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