Public Works Director

Gateway Services Community Development District, FL

-Provides for, and ensure District's public works provide adequate services and insures customer satisfaction
-Direct all operational personnel including recommending selection, promotion or discharge, and other appropriate personnel actions
-Prepare evaluations for staff under direct supervision
-Maintain and enforce departmental rules and regulations
-Establish measurable goals and objectives for subordinates
-Develop and update Standard Operating procedures and maintenance schedules for the public works facilities and equipment. Insure that the assets are maintained, refurbished or replaced as needed
-Maintain regular contact with consulting engineers, construction project engineers, City, County, State and Federal agencies, professional and technical groups, and the public
-Monitor inter-governmental actions affecting public works
-Ensure District compliance with all rules and regulations as required by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), the Florida Water Management Districts (WMD), -Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and any federal, county and city regulatory agency having jurisdiction over District activities
-Inspect facilities and directs or takes corrective action for operational, mechanical, or electrical malfunctions including the parks, sports fields and lighting, and swimming pool.
-Attend meetings or provide technical support to the Committees of the District as directed
-Other duties as assigned by the Board of Supervisors or the District Manager

Knowledge and Skills

-Public Works and Stormwater Management experience necessary Local Government and Private Sector experience desired
-Oral and written communication skills

Education and Experience Requirements

-Bachelor's Degree from four-year College or University; or equivalent combination of education and experience aligned with Government experience in public works including roads, drainage, storm water systems and wetlands.
-Three years (minimum) of experience in the operation and maintenance of roads, drainage, storm water systems, and related facilities
-Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license.

How to Apply

Application Deadline

Job Details

Job Function
Public Works Director
Position Type
Full Time

Gateway Services Community Development District


13240 Griffin Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33913-7953
United States


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