Public Works Director/City Engineer

City of Carpinteria, CA

Public Works Director/City Engineer

City of Carpinteria, CA



The charming Southern California coastal community of Carpinteria (pop. 13,943) is located in Santa Barbara County just 12 miles north of Ventura. The City is known for having some of the best beaches in the state and is an outdoor enthusiast’s playground. The organization offers an incredible quality of work life in a supportive and dynamic environment. The Carpinteria Public Works Department is organized across two divisions – Engineering and Street Maintenance - and is actively involved in the execution of several capital improvement projects each year.

The ideal candidate will be a well-regarded public works professional with an impressive range of knowledge and experience. Accustomed to being highly engaged with his/her team, this Director will be a superior manager of people and projects. Seven years of increasingly responsible experience, which includes at least three years of management experience, a Bachelor’s degree and registration in California as a Professional Engineer required. Local government experience is preferred.


Salary range up to $144,873; salary supplemented by attractive benefits package. This recruitment will close on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Visit for recruitment brochure and to apply online.


Teri Black · 424.296.3111

Bob McFall · 818.429.4699


Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 17:31

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