Stockton East Water District is seeking applicants for a Water Supply Manager. Monthly salary range is $9,632-$11,708 and includes an excellent benefit package. Under general direction of the Assistant General Manager, the Water Supply Manager, supervises the Water Supply Supervisor and water supply staff, plans, organizes, manages, directs, and reviews the water supply needs of the District; with accountability for overseeing all District water conveyance and agricultural distribution systems. The Water Supply Manager will have knowledge of regulatory rules for water diversions, water channels, and water operations; is accountable for ensuring the safety of all water supply operations; and performs related work as required.
The Water Supply Manager candidate will have at minimum, a high school diploma or equivalent and seven (7) years of progressive water industry experience, of which at least four (4) years includes supervisory experience and significant, advanced experience in water supply and conveyance systems. Possession of a California Department of Pesticide Regulation Qualified Applicator Certificate and a California Class “C” California Driver’s License are required at time of appointment.
The selected candidate must be dynamic and have strong project management skills. A Bachelor’s Degree in Hydrology & Water Management, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related field; ten (10) years of progressive water industry experience, of which at least six (6) years includes supervisory experience and significant, advanced experience in water supply and conveyance systems; and a State of California Grade D2 Water System Operator License is highly desirable.
Stockton East Water District's mission is to ensure proper management of the underground water basin and provide supplemental water supplies. The Stockton East Water District is dedicated to the above stated mission, which was established by the California State Legislature in 1948.