Director of Public Works

County of Douglas, NV

Job Details

  • Job Function: Public Works Director
  • Salary: $89,128 - $133,682.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 46,997
  • Where: 1594 Esmeralda Ave. Minden, NV 89423
  • Form of Government: County council-administrator/mgr

Post Date: Jun 4 2018

Deadline: Jul 2 2018


Douglas County Nevada has a population of 48,000 and is nestled at the foothills of the scenic majestic Sierras. We are 20 minutes east of beautiful Lake Tahoe and one hour south of Reno, "The Biggest Little City in the World"! The County offers infinite recreational opportunities, excellent quality living with a safe community and friendly atmosphere. The County offers a generous benefits plan that includes state retirement (County paid PERS) and no state tax.

The County is currently seeking an effective leader, team-oriented, exceptional interpersonal skills that is highly motivated with (5) five years of public works operations experience at a management level. This position is responsible for planning, organizing and directing all phases of a major public works function which includes, as a minimum, administration, utility systems, roads, facilities, and fleet services.

The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in engineering, or a closely related field; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience; Nevada Registration as a Professional Engineer, or the ability to obtain Nevada Registrations within one year.

Apply no later than: Monday, July 2, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. For job description and to apply please visit (775) 782-9860 EOE ADA