Water Operations & Maintenance Manager Annual salary range: $137,000 to $170,000 The District offers an outstanding benefit package. Application deadline: Monday, August 21, 2017
Casitas Municipal Water District is searching for its next Water Operations and Maintenance Manager. The District provides domestic and agricultural water services to the western portion of Ventura County, including the cities of Ventura, Ojai, and several unincorporated communities, such as Rincon and La Conchita. It also offers Lake Casitas Recreation Area with 400 campsites and picnic areas, fishing and boating docks, and the Casitas Water Adventure.
Under the administrative direction of the General Manager, this position plans, organizes and directs the operation, maintenance, quality control, and modification and improvements of the District’s water facilities. The Water Manager joins a professional, efficient and stable staff. It is expected that the role will split time between office and field work in a fast-paced environment and the selected candidate must have the ability to adapt to changing priorities. The ideal candidate will be a flexible, resourceful leader, and an experienced manager, who is knowledgeable about water resources and policies and who possesses outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.
Qualifications include any combination of experience and education which provides the desired competency which typically requires a Bachelor’s degree and significant management experience in the operations, maintenance and/or engineering support of large water treatment, production and distribution systems. Five years of responsible managerial experience in the operation and maintenance of potable water facilities is required. A valid California Class C driver’s license must be maintained at all times. Candidates must have possession of, or ability to obtain within one year of hire, a Grade V Water Treatment Plant Operator and a Grade III Water Distribution Certificates issued by the State of California.
To be considered for this exceptional career opportunity, please submit your cover letter, résumé, current salary and six work-related references (who will notbe contacted in the early stages of the recruitment). Resumes should reflect years and months of employment, positions held, as well as the size of staff and budgets you have managed. Apply at this website: https://secure.cpshr.us/escandidate/JobDetail?ID=254
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