The City of Visalia Administration Department is currently recruiting for Water Resources Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for administering and coordinating programs, activities and functions relating to the City’s water resources management and conservation efforts.
A typical way to obtain knowledge, skills, and abilities would be a Bachelor’s degree geology, hydrology, engineering, environmental studies, business, public administration, or a related field and three years increasingly responsible administrative experience, two of which were in a management capacity preferably with water resource management and conservation programs.
For more information and application materials visit our website at www.visalia.city under Jobs in the City. Application filing deadline is Monday, May 15, 2017 at 5pm.
Visalia is a community in California’s San Joaquin Valley with a population of over 130,000, making it one of the 200 largest cities in the nation. Visalia has enjoyed steady and consistent growth in population. In 1960, the City’s population was 15,791. The City’s general plan projects the City population within the urban boundary will be 165,000 by the year 2020.
Centrally located between... Los Angeles, San Francisco and the Pacific Coast, Visalia serves as the County seat and is the principal trading center for Tulare County. Visalia consistently ranks as one of the most productive agriculture counties in the United States. Visalia is a full service city, employing approximately 600 full-time and 175 hourly employees, and has a total 2016/2017 operating budget of $217.9 million.
The City of Visalia was founded in 1852, incorporated in 1874 and became a charter city in 1923. Visalia, a full service city, operates under a Council-Manager form of government with a five-member City Council. Council members are elected at-large to four-year overlapping terms and the Council selects one of its members to serve as Mayor for a two year term. The Council appoints a City Manager who serves at the pleasure of the Council.