City of Newman

Director of Public Works

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Posted On: 08/07/2017
Department: Public Works
Location: City of Newman, 938 Fresno Street / P.O. Box 787, Newman, CA 95360
Nestled in California’s western Central Valley, the City of Newman has a beautiful view of the foothills leading to the coastal ranges and is a thriving community with a vibrant Downtown; anchored by a successful performing arts theatre.
Job Type:
Pay Rate: Up to $117,264 Annually, D.O.Q.
Duration: Open Until Filled

Job Description:


The City of Newman is accepting applications for one Director of Public Works position to perform a variety of tasks including oversight to the City's full service Public Works Department; water treatment and distribution; wastewater collection and treatment; streets and storm drainage, facilities and equipment; capital improvement program; construction projects; regulatory compliance; project management and inspection. A valid California Driver License is required.  For more information click on the links below.  AA/EOE/ADA


   Director of Public Works Brochure 

   Director of Public Works Application & Information Packet

How to apply:

You are REQUIRED to submit a cover letter, resume and completed City Employment Application for this position.   YOU MAY NOT SAY "SEE RESUMÉ" IN LIEU OF ANSWERING ANY QUESTIONS ON THE APPLICATIONWe do not fax application materials or accept faxed or e-mailed application packets. Applications are available at City Hall (209) 862-3725 of by clicking above.

A fully completed CURRENT City of Newman Employment Application form, cover letter and resume must be submitted to:


By mail: P.O. Box 787, Newman, CA 95360 

  • In-Person: 938 Fresno Street, Newman, CA 95360. 

Preferred Skills:

Any combination equivalent to training and experience that could likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities would be qualifying.  A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities would be: high school diploma or GED, plus college level course work in engineering , business administration or a related field; plus five years of responsible public works maintenance experience including two years of supervisory responsibility.  A four (4) year degree  is desirable.

Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid California Driver’s license. 

Possession of a Grade II Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate issued by the State of California is desirable. 

Possession of a Grade II Water Distribution Certificate issued by the State of California is desirable.


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