CITY OF CHELAN JOB DESCRIPTION
ASSISTANT PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR
PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR
ALL OPERATIONS PERSONNEL
ADOPTED/REVISED DATE: 5/11/00
SALARY GRADE: 26
This position reports to the Public Works Director and directly supervises all Public Works operations
including streets, water, sewer, sanitation and recycling activities.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Promotes positive public relations.
Assists Director with budget preparation.
Recommends personnel actions such as hiring and termination.
Prepares personnel evaluations on all assigned staff members
Oversees and assures quality of water, sewer, street, sanitation and recycling services and systems
including preventable maintenance and snow removal.
Schedules and evaluates Public Works staff including part-time, temporary and seasonal workers.
Ensures training, certification and safety standards are met and maintained.
Reports to all inquiries and requests for service either personally or by delegation and assignment.
Supervises the maintanance of computer aided drafting (CAD) maps, files and programs.
During absences of the Director, assumes supervision and reporting assistance to the City
Performs other related duties as needed.
Work is performed in inside and outside environment. Employee may be subject to hazards of equipment,
construction, inspections, confined spaces. Some lifting is required.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, SKILLS FOR SUCCESS
Working knowledge of all facets of equipment and Public Works operations.
Knowledge of hydrology, engineering and construction practices and materials.
Knowledge and ability to accurately prepare and manage budgets.
Ability to establish and maintain effective