Public Works Director

City of St. Helens, OR

The City of St. Helens is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Public Works Director. The ideal candidate is a solution-oriented and collaborative leader with the ability to perform complex supervisory, administrative, and professional work as a manager of the divisions of Engineering, Operations, Fleet, Parks, Water Filtration, and Wastewater Treatment. This position works under the broad policy guidance and direction of the City Administrator. A Council liaison is assigned by the Mayor. This position coordinates activities closely with the City Administrator and directs the work of 32 FTE with an operating budget of $15.42 million annually.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Undergraduate degree in civil engineering, public administration, or business from an accredited four-year college or university. PE or advanced degree preferred.
• Minimum of five years’ experience in public works related positions with at least three to five years in supervisory positions.
• Any equivalent combination of education and experience.

The City of St. Helens is an equal opportunity employer.

Position is open until filled. Deadline for first review is Friday, March 20, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.
$92,340 to $112,224 DOQ

Type of Job
Full Time

Closing Date
(open until filled)