Division Manager (Stormwater)
City of Wichita
The City of Wichita Public Works and Utilities Department seeks its next Storm Water Division Manager. Wichita Public Works and Utilities is the largest public utility in the State of Kansas. Wichita offers a high quality of life with numerous amenities including two universities and technical college, multiple venues for arts, entertainment and recreation and 225 days of sunshine annually.
The City is seeking an innovative and forward-thinking leader with strong analytical and communication skills to manage a division of 57 FTE employees, an annual budget of $15 million and a capital projects budget of approximately $30 million dollars through 2026. The Division is one of 12 divisions in the Public Works and Utilities Department. Public Works and Utilities has 764 FTEs and a total budget of $271 million. The position reports to the Assistant Director of Public Works.
The position leads a fully integrated stormwater utility and regional flood control operation. The Division Manager is responsible for directing maintenance and operations of the utility, administering and developing the annual division budget, as well as planning and management of capital projects. The regional flood control project serves a metropolitan area of 645,000 and is multi-jurisdictional.
Hours: Noon to midnight shift
Range: The starting salary range is $70,557 – $99,281 +/-DOQ. The full range extends to $128,005. The City provides an excellent benefit package.
Closing: January 10, 2020