The City of Redmond is actively recruiting for a community minded leader to be our Assistant Director of Public Works.
This position supports the City's mission, vision, values and strategic initiatives, and works under the general direction of the Public Works Director to plan, direct, manage, supervise and coordinate all Maintenance and Operations activities inclusive of water, stormwater, wastewater, streets, and fleet services.
This level of decision making requires sound judgment, high level Public Works operations knowledge, and the ability to recognize and understand the impact of decisions. Ability to coordinate with other departments on management and shared use of the Maintenance and Operations Center.
The City of Redmond is seeking a candidate who is:
Focused on fostering relationships within the organization and explores new opportunities to partner with key members of Public Works.
Invested in promoting customer service excellence, both internally and externally.
Experienced in inspiring and leading teams; and who understands the importance of executing plans, schedules and budgets; influential in arriving at mutual decisions through efficient use of resource allocations.
Knowledgeable in Public Works Maintenance and Operations principles and practices; maintenance, operations, regulatory requirements in the areas of responsibility: streets, water, stormwater, wastewater, and fleet services.
Knowledgeable in business management practices and the development of performance metrics to measure success.
Approachable, confident, dedicated to building trust, and committed to creating and maintaining partnerships.
Join the team that powers the City of Redmond!
More than anything, it's our people that make us great. City of Redmond employees view each day as an adventure and a new opportunity to shine. Our people bring unique skills and qualities to the table, embrace the values of integrity, accountability and commitment to service--and love working collaboratively to take our City to even greater heights.
Our employees thrive in an environment where thinking creatively, taking chances and trying new things are the status quo. It's what's helping to make Redmond the ideal place to live, work, play and invest. From Public Works crews to City Planners, innovation is the engine that powers our work forward--and all ideas and solutions are welcomed. Together, our talented teams have contributed to Redmond's recognition by Money Magazine as the" 5th Best Small City in the Nation to Live." Our parks are exceptional, our crime rate is low, and our business community is vibrant.
When you work for the City of Redmond, you'll enjoy a healthy work/life balance with continuing education programs, leadership academies, wellness incentives and a total rewards benefits program.
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