Director of Public Works
The City of Dacono is hiring a Public Works Director. This position is responsible for the administration, coordination, and management of Dacono's water distribution system, streets, facilities, Public Works Department fleet, traffic, stormwater, parks, and open space, participating in development review and capital improvements within the Department while exercising a high degree of trust, integrity, and confidence.
Responsibilities require consistent attention and commitment to high standards. The ideal candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of civil engineering, a high level of problem-solving ability, self-initiative, and the ability and willingness to work a majority of the time without direct supervision. The Public Works Director will use independent discretion and judgment within established organization values, policies, and procedures and represent the City as necessary during interactions with the public, business, and other organizations.
The ideal candidate for this position will promote a standard of excellence and have the vision to plan for future resources and staffing needs. A track record of success in implementing strategic and capital plans as well as departmental systems and processes will be critical. Having a special focus on change management, coaching and mentoring staff, attracting and retaining highly skilled employees, and creating a highly strategic and results driven culture will be key.
Submit the Application for Employment, cover letter, and resume to:
A.J. Euckert, City Manager
Dacono City Hall
512 Cherry Avenue
Dacono, CO 80514
The position will be open until filled, and the first review of applicants is expected during the week of June 13th.
Expected hiring range: $92,000 - $138,000
The City of Dacono provides generous benefits, including vacation, holiday, sick time, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement plan contributions, and health savings accounts.
Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The City of Dacono is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin or disability.