2021-09-29 2021-11-03

Superintendent of Water and Wastewater (Temporary)

City of Batavia
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Batavia, New York
  • Job Status: Temporary
  • Job ID: 74201
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Batavia, New York
  • Job Status: Temporary
  • Job ID: 74201
  • Organization Website

This temporary position is being filled to work with the current Superintendent of Water and Wastewater in preparation of the upcoming retirement in early 2022. Temporary to permanent working under the direction of the Director of Public Works, the Superintendent oversees all administrative, operational and maintenance aspects of the community’s water and wastewater systems to include the City’s water plant, wastewater plant and the City’s water distribution system, as well as building maintenance, street lights, traffic signals and pump stations.

Successful candidates should possess strong leadership, interpersonal skills, and maturity for this independent and responsible management-level position providing administrative direction to the Bureau of Water and Wastewater. This will be a provisional appointment contingent upon the successful scoring on a Civil Service exam. Civil Service qualifications; Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering or closely related field, and two (2) years of responsible or professional engineering experience with the design, operation and/or maintenance OR, ten (10) years of responsible experience in the operation and maintenance of water and wastewater treatment systems, or collection and distribution systems, at least three (3) years of which were in a responsible supervisory capacity OR an equivalent combination of training, education and experience. Experience in capital planning, project management and utilities operation and maintenance; strong citizen service attitude is essential.

Salary: $75,978 to $92,127 Annually

Close Date: Open until filled

Learn More/Apply: https://www.batavianewyork.com/bureau-of-human-resources/pages/job-openings

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