Assistant Director of Public Works – Communi ....


Organization : City of Plano
Job Category : Other
Job Type : Full Time
State/Province : TX
City : Plano
Salary and Benefits : Depends on Qualifications

From its frontier beginnings in the early 1800s to its current reputation as a “World Class” city, Plano has always been recognized throughout the U.S. for its standards of excellence and quality of life. Plano has grown to a community of 287,000 residents within a 72-square-mile area, situated in both Collin and Denton Counties. Located 20 miles north of downtown Dallas along busy U.S. Highway 75, Plano has taken advantage of its convenient location, availability of land, and the willingness of its employees to provide a strong base of services to businesses, residents, and visitors alike.

The Plano Public Works Department, recently reorganized under a new director, is responsible for the community’s streets and drainage, water and wastewater, signals, signs and markings, and pumping facilities. The Assistant Director of Public Works – Community Services reports to the Director of Public Works and leads a team of 146 employees in planning, coordinating, and managing the operations, maintenance, regulatory compliance, and activities of the City’s Community Services Division, which consists of the Fleet, Environmental Waste, and Asset Management teams.

The Assistant Director of Public Works-Community Services will be an important part of the City’s management team and will need to be a strong performer with proven leadership, organizational, and motivational skills.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, business, or a related field with a master’s degree in public or business administration preferred. Candidates should also have five years of progressively responsible experience involving public administration, including infrastructure design, construction, maintenance, or operation of a variety of public works activities with an emphasis on asset management, and five years of supervisory experience. Local government experience is strongly preferred, though an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to perform the responsibilities of the position will be considered.

Please apply online

For more information on this position contact:

Marsha Reed, Senior Vice President


Plano Asst Dir PW-Community Services.pdf Plano Asst Dir PW-Community Services.pdf

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