The mission of the Public Works Administration is to provide professional administrative support, grant administration, budget administration and policy direction to all Public Works' Department divisions.

The Public Works Division is dedicated to delivering operational services that provide the City of Hemet with pride in their city its work force.  The Administration Division provides executive and administrative support and oversight to all other divisions within the Public Works Department.  The division provides direction and support for over 75 employees that make up the divisions of Water, Waste Water, Streets, Parks, Lighting and Landscaping Maintenance Districts, Storm Drain Maintenance, Fleet Maintenance, Facilities Maintenance and Administration. 

Public Works Administration coordinates department budget and accounting issues with the city's Finance Department and manages the ongoing federal and state mandated programs.  Public Works Administration conducts analysis on projects for both the operations and engineering functions and performs writing and administration of grants.  Administration staff coordinates the Park Commission, and serve a liaisons to other agencies such as MSRC, the Watermaster, and WRCOG.  Regulatory compliance for environmental permits and programs and development of various plans, policies, and procedures for the Public Works Departments are also responsibilities of the Administration Division.

  1. Noah Rau, Public Works Director / City Engineer

    Noah Rau

    Public Works Director/City Engineer

  2. Charles Russell

    Public Works Operations Manager

  3. Public Works

    Physical Address
    3777 Industrial Ave
    Corporation Yard
    Hemet, CA 92544

    Phone: (951) 765-3712
    Fax: (951) 765-2493
    Emergency: 911

    Monday through Thursday 
    6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
    Closed every Friday