Redwood City (population 85,992) is a San Francisco Bay Area community located in the County of San Mateo, midway between San Francisco and San Jose, in the heart of Silicon Valley. The community combines residential, industrial, and commercial elements in a largely urban environment. Redwood City is seeking a seasoned Public Works Director with broad based experience in the public sector. The ideal candidate will be dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and be a great team player with members of the City’s Executive Team and all City staff. The successful candidate will be an experienced public speaker with excellent oral and written communication skills and demonstrated experience collaborating with other public and private sector organizations. The City is looking for a leader with an inclusive style who takes a collaborative, team approach to finding innovative ways to work and deliver cost effective services. A culture of great collaboration and teamwork exists in Redwood City amongst the employees, City Council, and community, as well as strong support for the Public Works Services Department. The incoming Public Works Director will be looked upon to ensure that the workforce reflects the City’s culture and values. The annual salary range for the incoming Public Works Director is $163,992 - $221,388, DOQ. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please visit our website at www.bobmurrayassoc.com to apply online. Contact Joel Bryden at (916) 784-9080, should you have any questions. Filing Deadline: October 12, 2018
Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. Typically, five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in utility and general services in local government, including significant supervisory experience; and a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Public Administration, or a related field, would be qualifying. Candidates must possess, or have the ability to obtain, a valid California Driver’s License.
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