Superintendent of Public Works Operations

City of Sunnyvale | Sunnyvale, CA

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Posted Date 2/01/2024

The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Superintendent of Public Works Operations for the Department of Public Works.  This position manages a staff of approximately 60 and oversees the City’s Street Operations, Facilities, and Fleet divisions.  The Superintendent works directly for the Director of Public Works, is part of the department’s management team, and maintains collaborative relationships with other departments and divisions in the City.


To be successful, the Superintendent of Public Works Operations will demonstrate positive leadership, strong management, and administrative expertise.  Technical, problem-solving, and clear communication skills are a must.  The desire is to create an environment that emphasizes service through effective utilization of operational systems, processes, and technology, resulting in a quicker turnaround and greater levels of communication.  The ideal candidate will have strong organizational skills including a participatory, visible, and hands-on management style.  The incumbent will engage staff and manage workload through mentorship, training, and innovative approaches to service delivery.


The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package.  A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire.  The final filing date is March 7, 2024 at 5:00 pm.  For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit:, and click on jobs.

Salary: $166,063 - $207,579 Annually



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