Assistant Director Of General Services

Chesterfield County
Full Time $94,224 - $160,180 Per year VA 6751 Mimms Loop, Chesterfield, VA 23832, United States Apply before 6/30/2024 11:59


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business, general engineering, or a related field and minimum of six years of progressively responsible experience in a related public sector management role; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. At least three years of supervisory experience and/or experience providing work direction/project management, preferably for employees working in diverse disciplines is required. Previous General Services and/or Public Works experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills. Extensive knowledge of the theories and practices of sound public administration with emphasis in the following fields: construction management, buildings and grounds management, buildings security, and facility energy management. Superior project management skills, and the ability to coordinate and direct various types of support services needed by departments. Demonstrated ability to effectively administer and coordinate complex functions. Proven ability to prioritize, plan, organize and direct the work of employees in specialized/technical areas and actively engage a wide range of stakeholders. Position requires the ability to be on-site managing department activities during time of inclement weather and/or natural disaster. Current valid driver’s license and good driving record required. Based on the Virginia DMV point system, record must not reflect a total of six or more demerit points within the twenty-four months preceding the anticipated hire date, or one major violation of six demerit points within the preceding thirty-six months. Out of state driving records must be obtained by applicant and presented at time of interview. Record must reflect at least three years of history and be dated within thirty days of interview date. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required.


The duties include leadership, financial and strategic planning, contract, and personnel management. Direct responsibility for several of the divisions/major programs of General Services and back-up responsibility to cross train to learn the duties of other Assistant Director for all divisions which include Fleet Services, Waste and Resource Recovery/Environmental, Radio Shop/Emergency Communications systems maintenance, real estate/land acquisition. Also, has back-up responsibility for the Director’s responsibilities which include Administration and Airport. Responsible for efficient and effective delivery of support, administrative and logistical services to all agencies in the county government and selected agencies within Chesterfield County Public Schools. Continual analysis and interpretation of data with the ability to plan, develop and implement various projects. Perform other work as required.


Monday - Friday; 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Work Location

General Services Administration

Chesterfield County is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Workforce Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion