City of Oxnard, California

City Traffic Engineer
Annual salary range: $81,273.50 to $145,890.16
The city provides an excellent benefits package.
Application deadline: Monday, May 29, 2020

Located on the beautiful Southern California coast, the City of Oxnard is the most populous city in the County of Ventura with almost 210,000 residents. Nestled about 60 miles northwest of Los Angeles and 35 miles south of Santa Barbara, Oxnard prides itself on its rich diversity and culture. Although agriculture remains a major industry, Oxnard enjoys an expanding economy based on a healthy combination of commercial and manufacturing development, tourism, and the U.S. Navy.

The Public Works Department consists of more than 477 budgeted full time employees (FTEs) and is responsible for the design, construction, renovation and operation of public projects ranging from seawalls to wastewater treatment plants; sewers; waterlines; libraries; parks; facilities; and maintenance of streets, sidewalks, streetlights and street trees. The Departmentís executive team and team members are committed to delivering projects and programs that enhance quality of life, economic growth, public health and the environment to all residents.

The Mission of the Community Development Department is to provide solution-oriented services to customers and residents in the areas of planning, building, development, engineering, public improvement inspections, code compliance, and economic development/business support. The Department consists of 60 budgeted FTEs and is responsible for providing services to residents of Oxnard.

These are extraordinary opportunities to help lead engineering transportation and design service as well as land development initiatives for one of the nationís most dynamic cities. As the Cityís population grows and the economy expands, its infrastructure systems are constantly being improved to serve residential and business needs. Public Works is seeking two (2) Supervising Civil Engineers, one (1) City Traffic Engineer, one (1) Traffic Engineer, and one (1) Civil Engineer. Community Development is seeking (1) Supervising or Senior level Civil Engineer, and (1) Civil Engineer.

The ideal candidate will have public sector experience, be well-versed in modern principles and practices of engineering, and possess solid communication skills. As the position interacts with a variety of internal and external stakeholders, exceptional interpersonal skills are of the utmost importance. The successful candidate will have a proven work history of growth, the ability to effectively implement projects, and interact with staff professionally and positively. These are the ideal opportunities for individuals that possess a passion for public service, especially serving an underserved community, and for entrepreneurs from within who recognizes this opportunity to create and establish an effective and efficient administrative infrastructure for long-term success.

To be considered for these exceptional career opportunities, please submit a resume (reflecting years and months of positions held, as well as size of staff and budgets you have managed), cover letter, and five work-related references (who will not be contacted in the early stages of the recruitment) to:

For additional information, please contact:

Frank Rojas
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3111

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
The City of Oxnard website:

The City of Oxnard is an equal opportunity employer.