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Job Title:  ADMINISTRATOR, PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION

ADMR PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION - 60037399
Posting Close Date:  N/A
Location: 

CARSON CITY, NEVADA, US, 89701 LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, US, 89104

Requisition Id:  10928

ADMINISTRATOR, PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: N/A 

Geographical Location: Not Assigned / Out of State  

 

Department: DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION

Division: ADMIN - STATE PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION 

Business Unit: HR-SPWD ADMINISTRATION 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

*Pay Grade:  

Salary Range: - $140,739.00 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: MONIQUE H WILLIAMSON 

Phone:  702 486-2917 

Email: moniquewilliamson@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position

The Department of Administration is seeking qualified candidates for the State Public Works Division's Administrator position. This is an unclassified, at-will, full-time exempt position that serves at the pleasure of the Director of Administration. The salary range for the Administrator of SPWD is up to $139,346 (employee/employer-paid retirement plan). This recruitment is open statewide to all qualified applicants. Resumes will be accepted on a first come, first served basis until the position is filled. Hiring may occur at any time.

Mission

The mission of the State Public Works Division is to provide well-planned, efficient, and safe facilities for State of Nevada executive branch agencies so they can effectively administer their programs and carry out their statutory responsibilities. The Division’s philosophy is to build consensus, take pride in our work, and serve with humility.

 

The Administrator position is expected to lead and develop this vision for a staff of over 100 people, including registered architects, engineers, planners, building inspectors, plan examiners, leasing agents, highly skilled building maintenance individuals, and administrative support positions. The Division’s Administrator is part of the Department of Administration's core leadership team, reporting to the Director of Administration. The team is focused on providing effective programs and statewide solutions, developing a skilled and flexible workforce, implementing process improvements, and embracing the effective use of technology.

Responsibilities

  • Supervising the development and implementation of the State’s biennial Capital Improvement Program (CIP).  The 2021 CIP includes a budget of over $480 million, spread across 91 projects.
  • Supervising Buildings and Grounds maintenance services.  Buildings and Grounds provides services for over 1.5 million square feet of state-owned buildings and facilities, including buildings of historic significance such as the State Capitol, Governor’s Mansion, and the Stewart Indian School.
  • Managing a portfolio of over 2.3 million square feet of private leased space occupied by executive branch agencies.
  • Overseeing the Building Official function for permitting and inspections of all projects on state lands requiring compliance with IBC, IRC, IFC, IEOCC, and IEBC as adopted by the State Public Works Board.
  • Overseeing the management of the Marlette Lake Water System, a state-owned water system that supplies Storey County and Carson City.
  • Serving as secretary to the State Public Works Board, making recommendations to the Governor regarding the State’s biennial CIPs, and recommending policy governing Division staff.
  • Overseeing the inspection of all state-owned buildings to analyze facility conditions and facilitate planning and decision making for future CIP and deferred maintenance needs.
  • Testifying on Division activities before public bodies including the Nevada Legislature, the Legislature’s Interim Finance Committee, the Board of Examiners, and the Board of Finance.
  • Working with Administration budget staff to oversee 5 operating budgets totaling over $60 million in biennial funding.
  • Managing the Division’s unique 127 full time equivalent positions, promoting Department values, encouraging professional development, and continuously evaluating the Division’s leadership team.

Minimum Qualifications

Must hold a valid Nevada license as a professional engineer or Nevada registered architect; OR hold a master’s degree or doctoral degree in civil or environmental engineering, architecture, public administration or a related field and have experience in management, public administration or public policy.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate for this position will have extensive experience leading a public agency or similarly complex private firm, including developing and managing operating budgets. They will have experience speaking before public bodies and elected officials, and have a proven ability to communicate complex issues in a clear and understandable manner. They will demonstrate intimate familiarity with all the processes and systems involved in designing, constructing and maintaining public buildings. The ideal Administrator will be capable of managing multiple complex programs, with the foresight to improve organizational performance and workforce capabilities where necessary. 

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

 


Nearest Major Market: Carson City
Nearest Secondary Market: Reno