Public Works and Utilities
$86,652.80 - $116,126.40 Annually
05/13/2021 05:00 PM PDT
The City is looking for an experienced Environmental Projects Manager to coordinate, manage and implement complex environmental projects related but not limited to water resources regulation, climate action and adaptation, and grant management.
To plan, direct, and coordinate a variety of projects and programs in the Public Works and Utilities Department to achieve and maintain compliance with environmental laws, regulations, and permits. Provides technical support for the Water, Wastewater, and Solid Waste Divisions and provides highly complex staff assistance to the Director of Public Works and Utilities. Work involves analyzing and interpreting local, State and Federal environmental and public health regulations; planning and designing compliance programs; and implementation of environmental monitoring and control systems. Work involves construction project management including selection of consultants and contractors; oversight of project design; and, management of construction contracts. Represents the City at local and regional advisory boards and committees relating to water quality, water supply, stormwater management and other environmental compliance programs.
This job class reports to the Director of Public Works and Utilities and the Assistant Director of Public Works and Utilities and is responsible for training, directing, coordinating, and monitoring others in a lead capacity. This classification performs highly specialized scientific and technical functions on a City-wide basis.
This job class requires extensive and in-depth knowledge of environmental protection issues and regulations that govern them. This job class also requires a strong technical and scientific background to analyze and interpret data and documentation as well as the ability to communicate with specialized consultants and government/enforcement agencies.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Any combination of training and experience that provides the knowledge and abilities shown above is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
The candidate will be appointed for a 12-month probationary period. Names of successful candidates who do not receive a job offer will be placed on an employment list which normally remains effective for one year. The Human Resources Department may abolish an Employment list at any time the needs of the City so require. This position is represented by Management Bargaining unit. .
Prior to appointment to the position of Environmental Projects Manager, a medical examination and Department of Justice Livescan fingerprinting will be required.
The City of Watsonville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages workplace diversity. The City of Watsonville is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act by including people with disabilities in all of its programs and activities.
NOTE: THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CONTRACT, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AND ANY PROVISIONS CONTAINED IN THIS BULLETIN MAY BE MODIFIED OR REVISED WITHOUT NOTICE.
275 Main Street Suite 400
Watsonville, CA 95076