Public Works and Environmental Services

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our administrative offices are open to the public by appointment only at this time. Please call or email 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
703-324-5033 TTY 711
12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 448 Fairfax, VA 22035
Christopher S. Herrington

Jobs in Public Works and Environmental Services

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Get to know us

The department’s four business areas – Capital Facilities, Stormwater Management, Wastewater Management, and Solid Waste Management – build infrastructure and provide critical services to make Fairfax County a sustainable place for residents to live, work, and play. DPWES’s mission and services are focused on achieving the Board of Supervisors’ environmental, economic, recreational, transportation, safety, and social equity strategic priorities.

The department is accredited by the American Public Works Association. This national program recognizes public works agencies that comply with or exceed recommended best practices. The recognition affirms the department’s commitment to providing the highest quality services to Fairfax County residents.

Employee professional growth is emphasized through training, work assignments, and career promotional opportunities. One of these programs, Pathways, provides a variety of ways for employees to improve their skills and prepare for leadership opportunities.

Watch our new employee orientation video to learn more about how DPWES accomplishes its mission to create and maintain sustainable communities.

Get Your Career Rolling!

Take the wheel and get your career rolling. The Solid Waste Management Program is looking for Class A and B drivers. Earn great pay and benefits; enjoy steady hours; drive modern, well-maintained equipment; and work with a professional team that values your safety.

Fairfax County Stormwater Management Needs Heavy Equipment Operators and Other Maintenance Workers

Heavy Equipment Operators and Other Maintenance Workers, Join the Team. Fairfax County stormwater management needs you. Enjoy regular hours, year-round work, terrific benefits and promotions. Call the Maintenance and Stormwater Management Division at 703-877-2800 | TTY 711.

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