2019-11-01 2019-11-22

Chief Water/Wastewater Operator

Town of Clarkdale, Arizona
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Clarkdale, Arizona
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 53260
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Clarkdale, Arizona
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 53260
  • Organization Website

The Town of Clarkdale (Pop. 4,300) seeks a Chief Water/Wastewater Operator to ensure daily operations of all aspects of our Water Services Division including water and wastewater treatment, water distribution and wastewater collection while assisting with the oversight of the division. The ideal candidate has extensive knowledge of municipal operations and infrastructure as well as regulatory requirements and is ready to apply that knowledge to the development of our team.

The Chief Operator is responsible for ensuring the proper operation, repair and maintenance of the Town’s water and wastewater systems, facilities and infrastructure; maintaining compliance, conducting inspections and compiling reports as needed; as well as assisting with supervision and training of the division, scheduling and delegating work assignments, and developing preventative maintenance policies and procedures.

Candidates should have at least 5 years’ experience operating a municipal water and/or wastewater system with a minimum of 2 years’ supervisory experience. This position requires a valid CDL driver’s license including air brake endorsement and tank truck endorsement or the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire.

To qualify, candidates must also possess and maintain the following minimum AZ Department of Environmental Quality (AZDEQ) certifications:

  • Water Treatment Operator Grade III AND

  • Wastewater Treatment Operator Grade II AND

  • Water Distribution Operator Grade II OR Wastewater Collection Certification Grade II

Starting Salary: $20.74 to $27.00 Hourly

Close Date: Nov. 22, 2019

Learn More/Apply: https://www.clarkdale.az.gov/your_government/administrative_services/human_resources.php

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