APPLICATION DEADLINE: OCTOBER 22, 2018
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ABOUT THE POSITION:
The City of Mill Valley is seeking a self-directed problem-solver with high standards for quality and a solid commitment to public service. Under direction of the Engineering Manager, the Associate Engineer performs professional engineering work of average difficulty in municipal public works design, construction, and maintenance projects and performs related work as required.
*Please review Job Description for a complete list of duties. Note: Job Description for this position is under review.
ABOUT MILL VALLEY:
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.The City of Mill Valley has a staff of almost 150 regular employees. The annual operating budget is approximately $41 million and the 5-year CIP budget is $22.6 million.
The ideal candidate will be an engineering professional with at least four (4) years of increasingly responsible experience who is a self-starter, hungry to learn, and looking for a position that affords them the opportunity to grow professionally and expand their skills. The successful applicant will have demonstrated knowledge and experience in the nuances and complexities of civil engineering in a municipal context and display superior customer service skills. He/she should be a proven collaborator who is comfortable in lead roles and has the ability to communicate effectively. A bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and possession of your Professional Engineering License are highly preferred. Lastly, a can-do attitude and good sense of humor are essential!
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:
The Public Works Department includes the divisions of Engineering, Operations (Building, Parks, Streets and Sewers, and Equipment) and Wastewater Treatment.
With a complement of 30 staff, an $8 million operational budget, and the oversight of the 5-year CIP program, the department offers a full range of service and support for the residents, businesses and City departments within the City. The Public Works Department also oversees the operations and personnel of the Wastewater Treatment Plant, which has 15 staff, and an operating budget of $4 million with a $28 million 5-year CIP.