Mill Creek, Washington City Manager Job Posting

The City of Mill Creek is located approximately 20 miles north of Seattle, in southern Snohomish County. It lies within Snohomish County’s southwestern Urban Growth Area, a large urban complex of communities including Everett, Mukilteo, Edmonds, Woodway, Mountlake Terrace, Brier, Lynnwood and portions of Bothell. The cities of Everett; Lynnwood and Bothell are its immediate neighbors. Mill Creek, initially developed as a planned community with a golf course at its center, is the youngest of those cities surrounding it, incorporating in September 1983.

The City Manager is an atwill position appointed by and accountable to the City Council to manage the day-to-day affairs of the City. The City Manager administers the policy directives of the City Council and directs the development and implementation of City goals, objectives, policies and priorities. The City Manager is a high-visibility builder of support and key alliances with the citizens, business, community associations and neighboring communities.


Persons interested in this position should submit the following information:

  • A letter of application specifically addressing the key elements of the job and providing examples
  • of how your background and experience qualify you to be the next City Manager.
  • A current resume that reflects the size of staff managed and budget for prior positions.
  • Salary history.

If you have questions regarding this announcement, please call Marissa Karras at 360-956-1336.
This position will remain open until filled. In order to be considered for the first round of interviews please submit your application materials by September 17, 2012 to or by fax to 360-956-1348.