The City of Port St. Lucie is the 8th largest city in Florida with a population of over 189,000 residents, covers 120 square miles and is the heart of Florida’s Treasure Coast. Port St. Lucie is proud to offer the amenities of a big city with the comforts of a familiar hometown.
The City operates under the Council-Manager form of government. The City has over 1,100 employees and an FY 18 budget of $510 million. The Public Works Director reports directly to the City Manager and oversees an operating budget of $23.6 million and 200 employees
The ideal candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with 10 years of experience in public administration, management, and civil engineering and possess a Professional Engineer certification. A master’s degree is preferred. Previous experience with the American Public Works Association accreditation process is a plus. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Advance Maintenance of Traffic Certificate must be obtained within one year from date of hire. The selected candidate must have a clean driving history and possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Florida Driver’s License. The salary range for this position is $98,682.27 - $152,957.52, depending on qualifications and experience.
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