Wastewater Systems Superintendent

The Details

Position Type

Work for Water

Position Title
Wastewater Systems Superintendent
Position Description

Wastewater Systems Superintendent job duties include the following:

Manage, supervise and coordinate assigned activities and operations related to Wastewater Treatment processes.

Develop, implement, and manage annual sectional budget.

Monitor and evaluate the quality, responsiveness, efficiency and effectiveness of assigned wastewater programs including treatment, reuse water system, plant odor control, and operation of wet-weather high rate clarification and peak flow storage facilities.

Provide leadership and guidance to key personnel as part of professional development through administration of an effective training program.

Assure the quality of wastewater produced meets regulations set by federal, state, and local agencies, and ensures stability and quality standards of biosolids.

Ensure timely and accurate completion of required Discharge Monitoring Reports (DMRs) and Monthly Effluent Monitoring Reports (MERs).

Record and maintain detailed information on the operation of the wastewater plant and compare the results with goals, regulatory and environmental standards.

Prepare and present staff reports and other necessary correspondence; serve as representative on variety of boards, commission and committees.

Conduct a variety of organizational investigations and operational studies; recommends modifications to wastewater programs, policies and procedures as appropriate

Ensures that all processes are evaluated for efficiency and works with other members of the management team to ensure continuous operations and transitions during maintenance and construction activities

Coordinates activities with other divisions, departments, outside agencies and contractors

Position Salary

$74608-$96991 (DOE)

Position Notes


Position Minimum Experience

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in biology, chemistry, environmental science or a related field.

At least six years of increasingly responsible experience in wastewater collections, treatment operations and maintenance, including two years of administrative and supervisory responsibility

Valid Texas driver’s license.

TCEQ Class A Wastewater Treatment Operator License will be required at time of application. Applicants licensed outside the State of Texas will be required to obtain the appropriate license as outlined above through reciprocity, within six months of employment.


Preferred Education


Scope of Responsibilities


Application Closing Date

August 10, 2020

Application Instructions


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