Director of Public Services & Engineering – Coronado, CA

Client: City of Coronado, California
Position: Director of Public Services & Engineering
Closing Date: Appointment Made

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The City of Coronado is seeking qualified applicants to serve as Director of Public Services & Engineering for this beautiful and historic beachside community in San Diego County. The City employs 249 full-time employees and a seasonal/temporary workforce that ranges between 100 – 200 throughout the year. The City has a General Fund revenue of $49 million, a total operating budget of approximately $93 million, and an underlying AAA rating from Moody’s. The mission of the Public Services & Engineering Department is to maintain the City’s physical infrastructure and provide the highest level of cost-effective maintenance for the City’s beaches, facilities, streets and sidewalks, fleet assets, parks, sanitary sewer and storm drain systems, and rights-of-way, while protecting the public’s health and safety. The Department also provides engineering management, including planning, design, construction, and repair of the City’s buildings, parks, streets, and utility systems. Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in engineering or a related field. A Master’s degree is desirable. At least six years of increasingly responsible experience directing and managing engineering, public works maintenance, construction, and repair projects including three years of management and administrative responsibility. Possession of a valid Class C California Driver’s License with a safe driving record. Possession of a California Professional Civil Engineer’s License is desirable.

The City of Coronado offers a competitive compensation package. Salary is open depending on qualifications and experience. The current Public Services & Engineering Director’s salary is $14,868.56 – $17,684.58 Monthly, with an excellent benefits package including CalPERS retirement.