Under general direction, plans, organizes, and provides direction and oversight of all environmental compliance activities and a comprehensive analytical laboratory, including testing and sampling a variety of matrices including water, wastewater, and industrial wastes; plans, organizes, and provides direction and oversight of quality assurance and pre-treatment functions; provides general supervision to assigned staff; updates laboratory methods and determine test procedures; develops and maintains the laboratory's Safety and Chemical Hygiene Plans; oversees divisional reporting and serves as the primary contact for regulatory agencies regarding laboratory services; ensures that division operations and maintenance functions meet all applicable laws, regulations, and City policies; provides professional assistance to Utilities management staff in areas of expertise; fosters cooperative working relationships with intergovernmental and regulatory agencies; and performs other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience: Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in chemistry, biology, or a related field and five (5) years of experience in an analytical treatment plant laboratory performing chemical, physical, and bacteriological analyses, including supervisory experience.
Licenses and Certifications:
Possession, or ability to obtain, a valid California class C driver’s license upon appointment.
Possession of a Grade IV Laboratory Analyst certification issued by the California Water Environment Association (CWEA) upon appointment.
Salary: $105,238 to $127,918 Annually
Close Date: Sept. 29, 2021, 3:00 p.m.
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