Lubbock County Public Works Director in Lubbock, Texas

Department:Public Works

Job Name:Public Works Director

Job Description:The successful candidate will provide strategic direction for the Public Works/ Roads Department, exhibit outstanding leadership, communication, professional engineering skills, and will possess the demonstrated capacity to successfully manage in a fast-paced public environment. The Public Works Director position includes the following duties:

• Planning, organizing, directing, reviewing, and evaluating the activities, functions, and operations of the Public Works/ Roads Department.

• Coordinating and working closely with officials, department heads, and outside agencies.

• Serving as professional technical advisor and representing the department and/or County with citizens and media.

• Administering subdivision regulations by reviewing construction drawings and subdivision plats for conformance to regulations and engineering principles.

• Monitoring and overseeing that services delivered are in compliance with statutory applicable laws, rules, regulations, and applicable standards and procedures established by the state, court, and the department.


• Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or directly related field

• Six (6) years of directly related, increasingly responsible, and varied professional engineering project management

• Developing and managing public works or municipal management experience

• Five (5) years of senior level management, project management, and/or administrator experience

• Must be licensed to practice as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Texas issued by the Texas Board of Professional Engineers

Job Attachments:No Attachments

Open Date:7/5/2017

Close Date:Closes When Filled

Cover Letter Required:Yes

Resume Required:Yes

Transcript Required:No

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