This is highly responsible administrative, technical, and management work directing the traffic management, stormwater, customer service, construction, and land survey operations of the Public Works department. Work involves responsibility for the leadership, organization, direction, and coordination of the day-to-day operations of the department, including responsibility for resource allocation, budget and personnel. The incumbent utilizes considerable independent judgment and initiative to govern in a manner that ensures compliance with the highest industry standards as required by state and federal regulatory agencies. This position reports to an Assistant County Administrator.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, public administration, project management, construction management, or a related field; supplemented by at least 8 years of broad scope, senior level management experience planning and managing public works programs, resources and operations, or
Master’s degree and 6 years experience as described above; or
An equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience.
Internal Number: 16912
About Pinellas County
Pinellas County, with over 3,000 employee and a combined funds budget of just over $2 billion, provides a full range of traditional County and municipal services. The Board of County Commissioners is the legislative body, and the County Administrator is responsible for the implementation of County policies. In addition to the County Commission, there are five Constitutional Officers who are elected to administer a specific function of County government, and the Board funds all or a portion of the operational budget of each. The Constitutional Officers are the Clerk of the Circuit Court, Property Appraiser, Sheriff, Supervisor of Elections and Tax Collector. Pinellas County's Unified Personnel System was established in 1975 by a special act of the Florida Legislature. The Unified Personnel System is composed of 11 Appointing Authorities or organizations: Business Technology Services, Clerk of the Circuit Court, County Administrator, County Attorney, Construction Licensing Board, Forward Pinellas, Human Resources, Human Rights, Property Appraiser, Supervisor of Elections and Tax Collector.