Published date: February 5, 2024

Organization: County of Ventura
Job Category: Public Works
Job Type: Full Time
County/State: Ventura/CA
City: Moorpark and Ventura (may require travel throughout Ventura County)
Salary and Benefits: See apply link and/or job flyer for additional details on salary and benefits.

  • $ 76.10 – $106.54 Hourly

Summary Description:

Under administrative direction of the Assistant Director of Public Works Agency, the Director of Watershed Protection manages the budget and managerial, professional, operations and maintenance, technical and clerical staff in four divisions: Design and Construction, Operations and Maintenance, Planning and Permits, and Water Resources within the Public Works Agency. This position represents the Agency in matters relating to the Watershed Protection Department; and performs related work as required. 

The ideal candidate will be a collaborative, results oriented leader with experience in complex long-range planning, program development, and capital projects development. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in leading large departments, multidisciplinary teams and will have political acumen to navigate a wide range of elected and appointed officials at all levels of government as well as the community at large. Experience in Lean Six Sigma, Continuous Process Improvement, or similar is highly desirable.

Link to Apply: Director – Public Works Agency, Watershed Protection (Flood Control) | Job Details tab | Career Pages (

Job Flyer: Job Bulletin – Director – PWA Watershed Protection

Job Brochure: Job Brochure – Public Works Agency – Watershed Director

Closing Date: Continuous

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