Under direction of the General Manager, the Director of Operations directs, manages, supervises, and coordinates the activities and operations of water distribution, wastewater collection, system operation, and telemetry. In addition, this position provides highly responsible and complex assistance to the General Manager.
This position requires a person who is deliberate about teamwork and professionalism, is flexible and a good listener, and can express ideas and exercise good judgement in analyzing situations and making decisions. The successful candidate will utilize these skills to build and maintain relationships with the community, regional stakeholders, and staff and be a primary agent in implementing the District’s Values Statement and Strategic Plan.
Experience and Training:
Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be considered qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Five (5) to seven years (7) of progressively responsible experience in the operation and maintenance of water distribution systems, wastewater collection systems, water treatment plants, production facilities, telemetry, facility maintenance, and vehicle maintenance including at least three (3) of which were in a management capacity.
A bachelor’s degree in public administration, business, or closely related field is highly desirable. A graduate degree in a closely related field is desirable.
- Possession of a valid D3 Distribution System Operator certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) is required; however, a D5 certificate is preferred.
- Possession of a valid T3 Distribution System Operator certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) is required; however, a T5 certificate is preferred.
- Possession of, or ability to obtain within 1 (one) year of appointment a valid Grade 1 Collection Systems Maintenance certificate issued by the California Water Environmental Association (CWEA).
- Possession of a State of California Class C driver’s license.
$110,718 to $146,988 Annually Close Date:
June 18, 2021, 4:00 p.m. Learn More/Apply: https://www.cvwd.com/employment