The Public Works Operations Superintendent performs a wide array of duties including planning, organizing, directing and reviewing the overall administrative activities and operations of the Public Works Operation Division; providing advice and assisting the Public Works Director; and representing the Division’s interests at local and regional level meetings.
Regional Government Services is assisting the City of Fairfield in their search for a Public Works Operations Superintendent.
The job requires a collaborative, seasoned professional who will adhere to the City’s culture of teamwork, accountability, innovation, empowerment, and service to its customers. This position reports directly to the Public Works Director, participates in assigned meetings, and leads the Managers of Building Maintenance, Landscape Maintenance, Streets/Traffic Maintenance, and Water Distribution in administration, operations; and implementing strategic initiatives, regional planning, policy principles and regulatory and legislative matters.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL
Be a strong, highly credible, unifying leader with demonstrated abilities in facilitating and implementing a clear vision and strategy for an organization.
Be a strategic thinker with demonstrated planning skills, strong interpersonal skills, and a collaborative and inclusive leadership style.
Have the demonstrated experience in budgetary planning, financial management and fiscal control, personnel management, and resources planning.
Enjoy a challenge
Have the capacity to work effectively and positively with a multi-disciplinary team of employees, a diverse customer base, and their sometimes-conflicting priorities
Have the demonstrated ability to work strategically and collaboratively with the team members to implement and manage initiatives, plans, policies, and priorities.
Understand the importance of communication and promote policies that enhance trust and transparent government.