The Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District is currently recruiting for an Assistant General Manager in charge of the Administration programs of the District. Under the direction of the General Manager–Secretary, the ideal candidate must be a strategic thinker with extensive management and administrative skills. The incumbent will oversee programs in the Accounting, Environmental Resources, Information Technology, Human Resources, and Office Management sections of the District.
The ideal candidate for the position should have: 1) a strong understanding of Human Resources laws, rules and regulations; 2) the ability to exercise leadership and authority tactfully and effectively; 3) a knowledge of the EPA’s National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit requirements and other stormwater quality regulations; and 4) the ability to develop strong relationships and possess conflict resolution skills.
The ideal candidate will: 1) interface with the District’s Board of Directors, State and local agencies, organizations, and the general public as needed; 2) direct staff in searching and applying for grants and/or additional funding to advance programs and services; 3) work effectively through teamwork and collaboration with both executive management and mid-management staff; 4) demonstrate transparency, strong work ethics and integrity; and 5) use effective communication skills to deliver presentations and make other public information announcements as necessary to support the District’s programs and services.
The position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, or related degree, plus six (6) years of related experience. Candidate must have knowledge of government budgets, personnel law, information technology, accounting and financial management. Prior experience working for a California government agency is a plus. A Master’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, or closely related field may substitute up to two (2) years of related experience. A valid California Driver License is required.
To obtain an application and informational brochure, please visit our website at http://www.fresnofloodcontrol.org/home/employment-opportunities/. Applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope and mailed or hand delivered to the General Manager-Secretary, Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District, 5469 E. Olive Ave., Fresno, CA 93727. Applications submitted by e-mail or fax will not be accepted. It is recommended a resume and letter of interest be included. Applications must be received in the District office by December 29, 2017.
Note: Person(s) selected for the position will be required to pass a post-offer drug screen and background check prior to the start of employment. All employees will be required to present documents establishing personal identity and the legal right to work in the United States. All employees are subject to take oath for being Disaster Service Workers as required by law for all governmental agencies in the State of California.
The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice.
It is the purpose of the Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District to control storm and other surface water flows:
•Preventing property damage, personal injury and inconvenience; and
•Managing such waters for long-term beneficial use within the District
District objectives shall be achieved through adherence to the following standards:
•Performance excellence by District em...ployees and contractors; and
•Environmental and economic sensitivity; and
•Maximized public benefit through multiple use of District facilities