Public Works Division Manager

RICK Engineering Company
Phoenix, AZ
Added: March 7, 2024
Rick Engineering Company (RICK) is seeking a confident, and experienced Public Works Division Manager to lead and grow our Public Works Division at our Phoenix, AZ office.

If you are looking for a place to grow your career and make a difference – RICK is the place for you! As a Public Works Division Manager in Phoenix, AZ, you will have an opportunity to work with a multi-disciplinary team on meaningful, landmark projects in the Phoenix region. As a RICK team member, you will help clients and communities turn their dreams into reality. You will learn from and work alongside industry-leading experts and together shape the future of tomorrow. At RICK you will find an abundance of opportunities for mentorship, growth, and (of course) fun! Learn more by visiting .


Candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, a minimum of ten (10) years of public works experience or the equivalent of fifteen (15) years of total work experience is preferred. Arizona Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer in good standing with the Arizona Board of Technical Registration is required.

  • Candidates will have demonstrated the ability to develop business together with significant experience in client and public-agency interactions.
  • Position generally requires extensive experience and demonstrated engineering abilities in all aspects of public works infrastructure projects and in interacting comfortably and productively with clients and public agencies.
  • Supervision and mentorship of engineering designers and project engineers/managers (including daily assignments of work).
  • Review of work, and implementation of quality assurance & control procedures
  • Management of project schedules and budgets, preparation of contracts, fee proposals, and scopes of work.
  • Produce and coordinate several projects concurrently with internal and external disciplines.
  • Coordinate staffing and workload through project development, design, and construction on time and within budget.
  • Candidates will have demonstrated the ability to grow and maintain talented staff members.
  • MS Office and MS Project experience is required.
  • Independent thought and decision-making abilities
  • Possess management and supervisory skills.
  • Be adept in establishing and maintaining strong and positive working relationships with clients and public agency personnel as well as in-house professional peers.

What We Offer

  • Generous Benefits Package
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Profit Sharing, 401K with match, and Life and Disability
  • Company Events
  • Holiday Parties, Team Building Activities and Events

Rick Engineering Company (RICK) is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

Rick's employees are protected by laws designed to protect employees from discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or any other non-merit-based factor. These protections extend to all management practices and decisions, including recruitment and hiring practices, appraisal systems, promotions, and training and career development programs. Rick's employees are also protected against retaliation if they engage in a protected activity, whistleblowing, or the exercise of any appeal or grievance right provided by law.