Director of Engineering Services

City of Adrian, MI

Job Details

  • Job Function: Engineering Director
  • Salary: $75,307 - $94,471. DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 21,133
  • Where: 135 East Maumee Street, Adrian, MI
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: May 10 2019

Deadline: Jun 7 2019

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three references to Heather Lasky, Director of Human Resources, at no later than Friday, June 7, 2019.


The City of Adrian is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Engineering Services. This position directs and oversees infrastructure construction, maintenance and improvement projects within the City including, but not limited to, engineering work for a full range of municipal projects such as streets, sidewalks, water mains, sanitary and storm sewer lines, and other projects. This position is responsible for the supervision and performance of the Engineering Services Department, the Department of Parks & Forestry, the Department of Public Works, solid waste collection services, and other departments directly or through subordinate supervisors and managers. The Director is assisted by an internal project manager and the City will soon seek proposals from qualified engineering firms to assist with related tasks on a contractual basis.

This position requires a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in civil engineering or a related field. Qualified candidates will have seven or more years of relevant experience. Substantial supervisory and management experience is preferred. Candidate must maintain a valid State of Michigan driver's license, satisfactory driving record, and working knowledge of, or ability to learn, various software applications including AutoCAD and GIS/GPS systems. Designation as a P.E. is preferred, but not required as a combination of relevant experience will be considered