This position is responsible for planning, directing, managing and overseeing the activities and operations of the Public Works Department including drinking water system, sanitation, solid waste collection, equipment rental and the maintenance of facilities, parks, roads, water, wastewater and storm drainage systems, as well as the development and review of public works and capital improvement projects and programs; and to provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to the supervisor. This position is full-time and occasional evening and weekend work may be needed, such as attendance at council meetings, snowplowing, water main breaks, or other call-out work may be required as job duties demand. The Public Works Director will take on-call shifts (evenings, weekends and holidays) and will be expected to supervise, assist and participate in projects and work in the field. Qualification requirements are a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or other related field. Five (5) years of supervisory and/or progressively responsible experience in a related field. Or an equivalent amount of experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree. Must pass a background check and pre-employment and on-going random drug testing. Employees authorized to drive employer vehicle must possess a current valid Nevada driver’s license and acceptable driving record as determined by the Tribe’s insurance company. Preference given to qualified Tribal and Indian applicants in accordance with 25 CFR. Pays $26.08 - $31.15/hr. Open until filled.
About this company
The Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribe strives to promote and revitalize the traditional ways of life that are the very heart of our people. The task of preserving and maintaining the many aspects of the Toi-Ticutta’s native culture is indeed an ongoing struggle. The Cultural Program is proud to have the support of Tribal Council and other Tribal Members as it works to promote interest in tribal history, languages, the land, and to uphold the cultural values, goals, and traditions of the Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribe. Under this broad definition exists several individual projects and tasks that will help move the program forward in this mission.
Location/Region: Fallon, NV