City of Irvine

Salary: $158,808.00 – $247,416.00 Annually

Deadline to apply: January 27, 2023

Applications accepted online at:

The Position

Irvine’s leadership believes passionately that in order to be a truly effective organization capable of living out its mission, the City must always start with a focus on people. To that end, we are seeking an accomplished leader to serve as the next Director of Project Delivery and Sustainability!

The Ideal Candidate

If you have a passion for teamwork and a commitment to continual improvement, are intrigued by the thought of being part of a team charged with enhancing the City of Irvine, are looking to join an organization that values people and community and delivering real results, then Irvine could be that special place you’ve been imagining for your next career move! 

The ideal candidate will have demonstrate a desire to engage in the hard work needed and have the ability to inspire the team with a genuine leadership style grounded in humility.  This candidate will also value serving the community, be willing to put the needs of the team ahead of any personal desires and ambitions and have the passion to find innovative solutions while understanding the work and resources needed to achieve these goals.

Education and Experience

The position requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Civil Engineering, Architecture, Business Administration, Construction Management or a related field. 

At least eight (8) years of increasingly responsible experience in Public Works construction management and administration experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.  Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California driver’s license is required and a Master’s degree is preferred.


To learn more about this opportunity, please see the Director of Project Delivery and Sustainability brochure.

To be considered for this position, please complete an online application here and attach your resume and cover letter.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. We encourage you to inform Human Resources at least two business days prior to the first phase of the selection process if you have a disability that may require an accommodation.   

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