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|Organization:||City of Falls Church||Job Category:||Director Public Works||Job Type:||Full Time||Country:||USA||State/Province:||Virginia (VA)||City:||Falls Church||Salary and Benefits:||$100,000 + DOQ||Post Date:||06/21/2013||
The City of Falls Church is recruiting for a Director, for its Department of Public Works. Individual selected will be responsible for directing the all facets of the department including the following programmatic areas: Capital Improvement, Stormwater Utility, Sanitary Sewer Utility, Transportation Infrastructure, Solid Waste Management, Urban Forestry, Government Facilities, Government Fleet, and Private Development Site Compliance. Staff includes engineers, program managers, trades staff and administrative personnel. This position also functions as the City Engineer.
The City of Falls Church, located less than seven miles from the heart of Washington D.C., is the smallest local independent municipality in the greater Northern Virginia area. A unique enclave nestled between Arlington and Fairfax Counties; the City of Falls Church takes pride in its small town character, environmental stewardship and outstanding schools.
The Department of Public Works is in a period of expanding responsibility, including the creation of a new fee supported stormwater utility, a large capital improvement program, new sanitary sewer utility maintenance responsibilities, in addition to a wide range of maintenance and permitting responsibilities. The successful candidate will regard this position as an exciting opportunity to lead the Department of Public Works at a time of dynamic growth and change.
The successful applicant will demonstrate proven success in the management of a broad range of programs, budgets and diverse staff. The City is looking for a capable leader with sound decision-making ability, a personable demeanor, energy, and the ability to bring out the best in the employees of the department. The Director must be an effective problem solver and will facilitate interdepartmental coordination. The Director of Public Works must exhibit the values of teamwork, integrity, good communication, learning and empowerment.
Hours: This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Salary & Benefits: $100,000 +, depending on qualifications. Includes comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, dental insurance, pension plan, deferred compensation plan, flexible spending account, college savings plan, life and long-term disability insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, free parking, credit union membership, and more. See www.fallschurchva.gov for additional information.
To Apply: Submit a letter of interest, resume, salary history, and three professional references to City of Falls Church, Human Resources Division, 300 Park Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046 or send by email in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications received by July 12, 2013 will receive priority consideration.