Mill Valley

Supervising Senior Engineer (19910051)

Northern Bay Area
Until filled
$9,398.00-$12,593.00 Monthly

Please review the special instructions before applying for this job opportunity.


26 Corte Madera Avenue Mill Valley, 94941


The City of Mill Valley welcomes applications for the Supervising Senior Engineer position.


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

Ideal Candidate

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 successful 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 someone who is driven to resolve challenges.


Please note that the Job Description for this position is currently under review.


The City of Mill Valley is pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, life, and long-term disability insurances, a 457-deferred compensation plan, retirement through CalPERS and generous leaves.

Special Instructions

Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the City's official application form via CalOpps, but should accompany the application. All applications and resumes will be reviewed to select those applicants whose qualifications appear to most closely match the requirements of the position. A limited number of qualified applicants may be invited to participate in the subsequent phase(s) of the recruitment process, which may include one or more of the following: written examination, performance examination, assessment exercises, oral interviews, and complete background checks. Meeting the minimum qualifications does not guarantee advancement in the selection process. Paper applications may be obtained from the City of Mill Valley at 26 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley, CA 94941 or by calling (415) 388-4033 ext. 4835.

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