Under the direction of the Public Works Director/City Engineer, this position provides high-level engineering services for the City of Mill Valley. The Supervising Senior Engineer provides professional and technical assistance to the Public Works Director, manages municipal engineering staff and may act on behalf of the Director as assigned.
Typical duties include:
Land development review, coordination and oversight
Managing flood, drainage and stormwater prevention programs and projects
Addressing citizen traffic safety and operational concerns
Submitting/certifying sanitary sewer system reports and overseeing the program
Issuing encroachment permits and supervising the encroachment process
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of six years of increasingly responsible experience in operation and maintenance of public works, and sewage treatment facilities, including at least two years in a supervisory capacity, preferably as a section manager or above. The candidate should also possess a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and be registered as a Civil Engineer in the State of California. The ideal candidate will be an effective communicator, highly skilled manager and driven to resolve challenges.
The City of Mill Valley is 10 miles north of San Francisco and 40 miles from California’s famous wine country. Mill Valley is a town with a rich and eclectic cultural history and a lively and engaged citizenry.
Mill Valley is primarily a suburban community, with distinctive residential neighborhoods representing the many eras of the town’s growth from a small mill town to the modern full service city it is today. Our population’s approximately 14,000 residents live in a 4.8 square mile area, although we serve as the center for a larger unincorporated Mill Valley area with more than 30,000 residents.
With a staff of almost 150 full-time employees and an annual operating budget of $42 million, the City of Mill Valley is a full-service municipality that prides itself on efficient, effective and courteous service delivery with a commitment to operational excellence.