The City of American Canyon is located in the southern portion of the world-famous, wine-growing Napa County, approximately 35 miles northeast of San Francisco. With a current population of over 20,900 residents within the City’s six square miles, the City plans for a population of 25,000 by 2025. American Canyon is poised for future growth. The City's residents take great pride in their community and highly value the outdoor spaces and trails, numerous parks and quality schools. Residents and business owners feel very safe and enjoy their diverse and engaged community.
The Deputy Public Works Director works under the general direction of the Public Works Director and is responsible for the City’s utility enterprises and environmental programs. The Deputy Director participates both as a member of the Department’s Executive Team and City’s Senior Department Management Team. The Deputy Director is responsible for the long-term planning and oversight of the City’s municipal utilities functions, including the Water, Wastewater, and Environmental Services Divisions. In this capacity, the Deputy Director will oversee approximately 13 FTEs. The new Deputy will address several key initiatives that require active leadership and ongoing oversight.
This position requires seven years of increasingly responsible experience in public works, utilities, and engineering, including four years of staff management and/or supervisory experience. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in civil engineering, environmental engineering or closely related field is required and possession of a State of California Professional Engineer’s License is desired. The salary range is $133,765 to $160,514 annually, DOQ. To be considered, please visit the Avery Associates Career Portal at www.averyassoc.net/current-searches/ to upload your letter of interest, resume and contact information including email addresses for five work-related references to Paul Kimura by April 12, 2019.
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