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Public Works Director

Snohomish County Public Works
Everett, WA Full-time
Posted on August 21, 2019

Snohomish County

Public Works Department Director


As Public Works Director you will play a key role in Snohomish County's regional transportation
planning, surface water and solid waste management.  You will have the opportunity to make a
difference in our growing and thriving community with your strategic planning expertise, innovative
ideas, collaboration skills, leadership ability and extensive knowledge and background in public works
management. This position reports directly to the County Executive Office, and directs/manages the
operations of the department.


Strong communication, leadership skills and a proven record of accomplishments is essential. Ability to
establish and maintain strong partnerships with elected officials, staff, labor unions, citizens,
contractors, and other governmental agencies is required. The ideal candidate has experience managing resources and budgets to reflect departmental priorities.

 

The Selection Process

A resume and cover letter are required
To be considered for this position, please complete all sections of the online application,  attach a comprehensive resume outlining your education, work history and accomplishments AND a cover letter detailing your interest in this position and providing responses to the questions below.  You must meet the minimum qualifications for this position. A Professional Engineering (PE) license is not required.

Applications will be accepted continuously. Our first review period will begin on September 16, 2019.  Applications received by that date will be reviewed first.  We encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible as this recruitment may close at any time.  The most highly qualified candidates will be invited to participate in an interview process that may include two interviews.