Water Quality Supervisor

City of Silverton
306 S Water Street, Silverton, Oregon
Job Type
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Job Title Water Quality Supervisor Job Hours 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday – Friday Hourly Range $32.5979 – $41.6042/hour       ($5,215.664– $6,656.672/month) Benefits Excellent benefits package, including employer paid Oregon Public Employees Retirement System Location City of Silverton waste water treatment plant – 400 Schemmel Lane, Silverton, OR Application


  This position is open until filled.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.


The City plans to conduct initial interviews in person.

This safety sensitive position requires successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening that includes THC screening, criminal background check, and driving record check. To Apply Application materials and instructions are available at www.silverton.or.us/jobs

Applicants should attach all of the following and submit to HR@silverton.or.us :

-       Completed City of Silverton application with supporting documentation

-       Resume

-       Letter of interest

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  Veterans’ Preference Candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference must complete a City Veterans’ Preference Form (included in City of Silverton Application) and appropriate certification to be considered for Veterans’ Preference.



Are you a customer-focused individual with a team spirit and hold a Class IV Wastewater Treatment Certificate from the state of Oregon? Are you ready to work in a historic small city with beautiful scenery that is close to amazing water falls; the metro areas of Portland and Salem; and the Willamette Valley's renowned wineries and century farms? Apply for the Water Quality Supervisor position with the City of Silverton, Oregon.


We are seeking the next leader for the Water Quality Division to build on a tradition of innovation and excellence.  The new Water Quality Supervisor will continue building for the future with a qualified, motivated, and collegial team at the water treatment plant and wastewater treatment plant.   This individual will serve as the designated operator for the wastewater treatment plant. 

General Position Summary Supervises employees and performs various water quality related duties necessary for the operation and maintenance of a class IV wastewater treatment plant, class III water treatment plant and city pool.

  Minimum Qualifications


  ·       Two years of related post high-school education, such as an Associate’s degree in Wastewater Treatment, Water Environment, Water/Wastewater Technology, or a similar field, with seven (7) years of experience in a wastewater operation, two (2) of which are in a supervisory position; or any equivalent combination of the above education and experience.

·       Oregon Class IV Wastewater Treatment Certificate required

·       Possess valid Oregon driver's license or ability to obtain by time of appointment required

  Desired Qualifications

  ·       Further education in a related field

·       Oregon Class II Water Treatment Certificate

·       Basic experience in Emergency Operations Center or small water/wastewater emergency management