Water Treatment Superintendent

City of Grants Pass Published: 3/1/2018
Grants Pass, Oregon
Job Type
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City of Grants Pass


The Water Treatment Plant Superintendent leads the Water Treatment division under the general supervision of the Public Works Director. It exercises full supervision of employees in the division as well as seasonal full time temporary staff. The position manages the operation and maintenance of a 20 MGD conventional surface water treatment plant, 13 remote booster pump stations and 8 reservoir sites. The superintendent is also responsible for the City's water quality laboratory for quality control and compliance analysis as well as assuming fiscal responsibility by participating in the preparation of an operating budget.

The City of Grants Pass is a High Performance Organization that has a well-defined Mission, Vision and Values which provides the framework for our organizational culture. We believe that the best solutions come from empowered teams with the knowledge and shared vision of our community's goals. We promote a legacy of excellence through a culture of trust, collaboration, and encouragement of personal growth and the celebration of our achievements. We seek to attract adaptable, creative and motivated individuals who share our community pride and dedication to exceptional public service.

If you are an individual who appreciates a working team environment, which focuses on trust, crucial communications, commitment, accountability and results, then the City of Grants Pass may be a great place for you!

Minimum Qualifications:

Training and Experience
An Associate's Degree and six years of directly related water treatment experience, two years of which must be supervisory or lead; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential job duties.

Licensing Requirements
Oregon Driver's License-Class C
OR Grade III Water Treatment Certificate. A Filtration Endorsement is preferred.

How to Apply:

ApplicationĀ  materials must be turned in by the closing date in order to be considered for this position. Applications can be completed online, hand delivered or post-marked by the application deadline. Any application that is missing a cover letter, resume, or supplemental questionnaire will not be considered. No late, incomplete or faxed applications will be accepted.

The required materials to be turned in for this recruitment are:
1. City Applications
2. Supplemental Questionnaire
3. Resume
4. Cover Letter

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