Salary Range: $5,547.29-$6,742.78 (Monthly) -Hiring Range Full-Time with benefits
Application Deadline: Thursday, April 13, 2017 3:00 p.m. No post marks accepted.
Interviews will be on April 18, 19 for the selected candidates
The Operations Supervisor/Inspector is a supervisory position responsible for collaborative and participatory duties in various aspects of the District’s collection and wastewater systems. Duties may include collection system repairs and maintenance, wastewater treatment, mechanical repair and maintenance, and construction management. Wastewater duties are performed at the contracted wastewater reuse facility.
This position is a for a collaborative and participatory supervisor. Supervisor will be required to be on standby duty/on-call rotation for a period of 14 days each rotation. The supervisor may work out doors in all weather conditions. The nature of work also requires the supervisor to work in wastewater collection system, wastewater treatment plant environments; some exposure to wastewater, water, chemicals, hazardous materials, and noise; heavy lifting/moving, standing, climbing. May work at heights and in confined spaces which involve wearing a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
SANTA YNEZ COMMUNITY SERVICES DISTRICT
This is not an individualized job description for any particular employee. It defines the general character and scope of responsibilities. It is not intended to describe and does not necessarily list every duty for a position.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Maintain collection system lines and pump stations.
Interpret plans and specifications and District policies.
Understand and practice safe work practices and requirements, including chemical handling, confined space work, and construction of underground requirements of OSHA
Advise the General Manager on the need for major repair or replacement of equipment.
Perform inspections of the collection system.
Inspect and approve all connections to the District's Sewage System.
Investigate water intrusion problems and recommend corrective action to the General Manager.
Assist with the annual budget preparation.
Operate a variety of equipment including, but not limited to a jetter and video inspection equipment.
Regularly monitor system through reading gauges, meters, and control panels.
Knowledge of computer operations, including MS Word and Excel.
Comply with District’s employment policies as set forth in the Employee Handbook.
Work cooperatively with others and readily accept instructions and directions from a supervisor or the General Manager.
Maintain collection system maps, and cleaning/inspection records.
Maintain cordial working relationships with other District employees; work easily in a setting that may include distractions and noise.
Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Attend meetings as required by the General Manager.
Read and write reports and correspondence accurately.
As Safety Officer, verify that all District personnel abide by safe work practices and wear personal protective equipment as required.
Maintain daily log on activity and give written report to the General Manger monthly.
Regular (daily) assignment and supervision of the work of subordinate personnel.
Frequent training, supervision and evaluation of Operations personnel.
Oversight of the complete operation and maintenance of the Sewage System
Periodic wearing of breathing apparatus as required for confined space.
Understand and employ methods, techniques and tools and operational characteristics of mechanical equipment used in general public works construction and maintenance.
Understand and employ basic mechanical and electrical systems.
Ability to operate the Chumash wastewater treatment plant when needed.
Understand and employ record keeping principles.
Know and adhere to safe work practices.
Understand and employ operation and maintenance principles and tasks of a sanitary sewer pump station and collection system.
Understand and make routine repairs and adjustments to motors, pumps and other equipment.
Conduct safety meetings as required by OSHA.
Frequently read meters and gauges correctly and to act quickly and competently in response to readings.
Use of and regular operation of hand tools, mechanical equipment, and power tools and equipment required for the work in a safe and efficient manner.
Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Ability to work in confined space.
Carry a cell phone while on standby duty, which is a 14-day, 24 hour rotation.
Promptly and effectively respond to various emergencies throughout the District’s infrastructure.
Promptly and effectively respond to call-outs within 30 minutes of the call, while on standby duty.
Personal schedule allowing flexibility to work weekends, holidays, various shifts, as assigned.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or control and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand, sit, walk, push, pull, kneel, stoop, bend, and squat. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 lbs and infrequently up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Each of these physical tasks is an essential function of the position.