DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS
CLOSE DATE: Monday, September 30th, 2019
$111,675.20 - $135,740.80 Annually with license.
$96,158.40- $116,875.20 Annually with license.
(New employees should anticipate being hired at the beginning of the salary range.)
FINAL FILING DATE:
A complete application packet must be received in the Glenn County Personnel Department by 5:00 P.M., Monday, September 30th, 2019
Under the direction of the County Administrative Officer and Board of Supervisors, directs and supervises the administrative, engineering and operations functions of the County's Department of Public Works. The Public Works Department, headed by the Director of Public Works combines several inter-related functions under centralized administration. These functions include, but are not limited to, transportation planning/transit, solid waste operations, flood control districts, airports, roads, bridges, surveyor, engineer, special districts and public works. Within this framework, the Director of Public Works reports to the County Administrative Officer, formulates broad objectives and policies that carry out the mission of the Department and provides administrative direction to division managers regarding the operations of their respective divisions. This class may act as ex-officio Road Commissioner and County Surveyor if assigned by the Board of Supervisors in accordance with the Streets and Highways Code Section 2006.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
Experience: Five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in Public Works, Engineering, Construction or other related field with three (3) years in the supervisory capacity.
Training: Equivalent to the completion of twelfth (12th) grade and graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
License: Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers. Registration as a Professional Land Surveyor by the State of California is desired.
All applicants are encouraged to review a detailed job description available at http://www.countyofglenn.net/dept/personnel/job-opportunities/job-descriptions and apply only if they clearly meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
APPLICANT INSTRUCTIONS/INFORMATION - A COMPLETE APPLICATION PACKET MUST INCLUDE:
* A Glenn County Employment Application * Résumé
* Transcripts and/or Certificates * Cover Letter
It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure applications are received at the Glenn County Personnel Office by 5:00 P.M., Monday, September 30, 2019.
GLENN COUNTY EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION: Application forms must be filled out completely; please do not include “refer to resume” on the application. All statements made on the application are subject to investigation and verification. A separate application must be filed for each position.
Application forms may be completed on CalOpps.org or obtained from and returned to:
GLENN COUNTY PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT
525 W. Sycamore Street, Willows, CA 95988
Telephone (530) 934-6451 – Fax (530) 934-6452
TDD – No Voice (530) 934-6444
RESIDENCE REQUIREMENTS: There is no residence requirement except certain positions may require the employee to reside within a reasonable commuting distance.
TRAVEL AND RELATED EXPENSES: Glenn County does not reimburse applicants for any travel or related expenses incurred in connection with applying for employment.
VETERAN’S PREFERENCE POINTS: Applicants wishing to claim veterans' preference points for an open, non-promotional examination must attach a copy of their DD2l4 to their application at the time of submission. Submissions after the final filing date will not be accepted.
MEDICAL EXAMINATION: Applicants may be required to pass a medical examination and fingerprinting as a condition of employment or promotion. Medical exams may include a fitness exam and a drug & alcohol screen.
LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE: Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid California driver’s license. See Training and Experience for any additional required license or certification.
DEGREE OR CERTIFICATIONS: Copies of all required degrees and/or certifications, as outlined in the job description, must be provided. Please include copies of all required educational degrees beyond high school and special requirement documents such as certificates, licensures, etc. in your job application packet.
SELECTION PROCESS: The selection process may consist of an application evaluation, oral examination, written exam and fingerprinting process. The most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in an interview wherein their qualifications for this position will be reviewed in more detail. Additional testing may be applicable. If you are selected for an interview, you will automatically be contacted.
Eligible lists are used for Full-Time (40 hrs./wk. with benefits), Part-Time (20-39 hrs./wk. with benefits), and Public Service employee (PSE) temporary (limited benefits).
SUMMARY OF EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
Benefits are subject to negotiations with employee organizations and may vary with individual bargaining units.
ANNUAL LEAVE – SALARIED (FLSA EXEMPT REGULAR EMPLOYEES): 80 hours Annual Leave credited each January 1, pro rata share if hired after January 1 for that year.
CREDIT UNION: Low interest loans and systematic savings through payroll deduction.
DEFERRED COMPENSATION: A tax deferred long-term savings plan is available to all employees.
DIRECT DEPOSIT: The County pays its employees Bi-Weekly through Direct Deposit to any financial institution that is a member of the Federal Reserve Automated ClearingHouse.
HOLIDAYS: 13 paid holidays per year (includes 1 floating holiday) or 5% Holiday Pay.
HEALTH, DENTAL, VISION AND LIFE INSURANCE: The County makes available to employees and their dependents a health, dental and a vision program. The County pays the premium for a group term life insurance policy. Glenn County participates in the State Disability Insurance program.
SICK LEAVE: 12 days per year; unlimited maximum accrual.
RETIREMENT: Regular full-time and part-time employees participate in the Public Employee's Retirement System and Social Security. Effective January 1, 2013 Local Miscellaneous Benefit Formula: Classic Member 2.5% @ age 55, New Member 2% @ age 62. Safety Benefit Formula: Classic Member 3% @ age 55, New member 2.7% @ age 57.
VACATION: 0-2 Full years; 11 days, 3-12 full years; 16 days, 13-20 full years; 21 days, after 20 full years; 26 days.
LONGEVITY: 10+ Full years; 5%, 15+ full years; 6%, 20+ full years; 7%, 25+ full years; 8%, 30+ full years; 9%.
THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS GENERAL IN NATURE AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT. THE COUNTY OF GLENN HAS THE RIGHT TO RESCIND THIS RECRUITMENT AT ANY TIME.
THE COUNTY OF GLENN IS an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We encourage minorities, women and disabled individuals to apply. In addition, bi-lingual (Spanish, Hmong, Laotian) individuals are encouraged to apply.
We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants. Qualified individuals with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process should contact the personnel department.