Assistant Regional Wastewater System Manager

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Position Type

Work for Water

Position Title
Assistant Regional Wastewater System Manager
Position Description

1. Manages work schedules, procedures, and personnel to ensure operations and maintenance is completed to improve reliability, optimize investments, and achieve regulatory compliance.
2. Participates in the development, implementation, and maintenance of the Regional Wastewater System goals, objectives, policies and procedures; ensures that goals are achieved.
3. Assist in the overall preparation, organization and management of annual budgets, and monitors established budget and ensures adherence to purchasing requirements.
4. Directly supervise staff to include hiring, performance evaluations and coaching to support staff development.
5. Prepares, analyzes, and distributes wastewater reports and data as necessary to ensure proactive management of resources.
6. Review and coordinate capital project needs, coordinates with staff and Engineering department in successful execution of capital improvements, and facilitates handoff of projects to facility staff.
7. Participates in the management of Operations projects, engineering studies, cost estimates and operational procurement projects.
8. Ensures safety and efficiency of all plant operations and processes.
9. Communicate effectively with staff reporting up through you, the NTMWD Management, other departments, regulatory agencies, external providers, and other groups and/or committees as needed.
10. Carry out other duties as requested commensurate with skills, competence, and training.

Position Salary


Position Notes


Position Minimum Experience

1. Requires strong background in wastewater treatment mechanical components, best practices and ability to develop and implement processes and programs to resource staff to achieve goals.
2. Must be able to work collaboratively with staff, outside agencies, external providers, and departments within the NTMWD to develop solutions to issues and execute solutions in a manner that builds positive working relationships.
3. Must possess the ability to lead staff by planning, organizing and supervising implementation of various processes, programs, and projects.
4. Possess knowledge of the local, state and federal laws regarding wastewater regulations.
5. Action oriented, supportive and positive leader that motivates and listens to others, is flexible, makes good decisions, and adapts to the needs of the team.
6. Communicates clearly, can make verbal presentations, and provides honest, tactful feedback.
7. Proficiency in preparing technical reports, maintaining accurate records, data management, word processing, project management, presentations, and ability to learn other software.
8. Ability to read and understand engineering designs.
9. Bachelor of Science degree in engineering or related field with ten years of progressive experience or twenty years with extensive wastewater treatment supervisory experience and a Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Class A Wastewater Treatment Operation License.
10. Prefer experience with wastewater treatment operations management.
11. Experience with staff management and budget preparation and management.
12. Requires a valid Texas Driver’s License.


Preferred Education


Scope of Responsibilities


Application Closing Date

April 4, 2020

Application Instructions

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