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Deputy Director Public Works - Clark County, NV (ID: 291916)

Title Deputy Director Public Works
Type Public Works - Management
Date Posted December 17, 2017
City / Organization Clark County, NV
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Clark County is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to providing top-quality service with integrity, respect and accountability. With jurisdiction over the world-famous Las Vegas Strip and covering an area the size of New Jersey, Clark is the nation's 14th-largest county and provides extensive regional services to more than 2.2 million citizens and 46.2 million visitors a year. Included are the nation's 8th-busiest airport, air quality compliance, social services and the state's largest public hospital, University Medical Center. The County also provides municipal services that are traditionally provided by cities to about 954,000 residents in the unincorporated area. Those include fire protection, roads and other public works, parks and recreation, and planning and development.
The department of Public Works delivers a wide range of services to the community that primarily involve the design, construction, inspection, and maintenance of essential infrastructure such as roadways, bridges, traffic control devices, flood control facilities, and trails for public use. Other services include the review, permitting and inspection of off-site development and utility work, vector control to abate pests in public right-of-way, and Call Before You Dig to locate County facilities. In addition, the department manages newsracks along Las Vegas Boulevard and other County sidewalks as well as special event permits for activities that impact public roads and sidewalks such as films and marathons. The work is accomplished by the Director's Office administrative team and within the six divisions of the department: Construction Management, Design Engineering, Development Review, Roads (infrastructure maintenance), County Surveyor, and Traffic Management consisting of approximately 350 employees.
Clark County Public Works is seeking a Deputy Director.  The position assists the Public Works Director in planning, overseeing, managing and directing all activities of a major Public Works Department; including significant short and long range capital improvement planning and development, leading strategic planning efforts, developing and leading the department’s technology in transportation initiative, participate in transportation and public infrastructure regional planning activities, and identify and develop key performance indicators.
Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business or Public Administration or a field related to the work, AND four (4) years of full-time management experience in a major public works or similar setting. Possession of an appropriate advanced degree is desirable. Equivalent combination of formal education and appropriate related experience may be considered.
Licensing and Certification: Must possess valid registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Nevada; or if registered in another state, must obtain Nevada registration within one (1) year of employment.
For more information or to view the complete job announcement, visit the link provided below.
Interested candidates must apply online by January 26, 2018 at:  A resume and cover letter are required in addition to the application. 
Resumes with cover letter may be attached to the on-line application, emailed to, or mailed/delivered to Clark County Human Resources (500 S. Grand Central Parkway, 3rd Floor, Las Vegas, NV 89106).

Job Post Expiration Date   January 26, 2018

    All jobs posted are considered open until filled and may close at anytime except as stated in the Job Description. .