Director of Public Works

County of Marin
Until Filled
(916) 630-4900

This ideal and beautiful setting in Northern California offers an outstanding career opportunity for a top public works professional who is well grounded as both a visionary and an implementor. As a result of a pending retirement, the County of Marin is beginning a national search effort to seek an extraordinary leader to guide the Public Works Department into the future. This dynamic role requires an uncommon and engaging public works professional with the ability to address a wide range of needs from facilities, flood control, infrastructure improvements, capital projects, and roads to climate action mitigation plan and coastal issues dealing with sea level rise. Staff of 255 FTEs and FY 2020-21 Budget of $64 million. Registration as PE-Civil in California is desirable. Annual salary for this position is $214,115 to $236,028. The County also offers an attractive benefits package, including MCERA Retirement. Interested candidates should apply immediately by submitting a compelling cover letter and comprehensive resume to This position is open until filled. Review of resumes will begin on Monday, November 16, 2020. Confidential inquiries welcomed to Ms. Heather Renschler at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at