Water Superintendent

Modern Electric Water Company
Spokane Valley, Washington
Job Type
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This position will remain open until filled; application review is ongoing. The hiring team reserves the right to make a hiring decision and/or to close the recruitment at any time.

Modern Electric Water Company (Modern) is a customer owned, not-for profit corporation, engaged in providing high quality, economical electric and water utility services for the benefit of residents and businesses in the Spokane Valley.

Modern is currently accepting applications for the position of Water Superintendent. This position offers a competitive salary with strong benefits. We are seeking a career-oriented individual with a positive, can-do attitude, a team player who enjoys working with others and problem solving, can bring a superior work ethic and the desire to always continue to learn and grow in their career. Successful candidate must possess the ability to lead others, plan ahead, manage and prioritize, problem solve, communicate effectively, maintain effective working relationships and have a strong customer orientation.

The Water Superintendent is primarily responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the water system. This position reports to the General Manager and is responsible for directing the operation and maintenance of the water utility and distribution system to ensure appropriate water and water quality to customers is delivered in a safe and cost-effective manner in accordance with strict governmental regulations. This position requires a background in water treatment and water management. A minimum of five to seven years management experience in municipal water utility is required. Candidate must possess a state certification as a Water Distribution Manager and a Level III certificate from the Washington Department of Health Services.

As the Water Superintendent, you would be eligible for an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, a 457 deferred compensation plan with a company match provision, paid holidays and paid personal time off. If this sounds like the career opportunity that you have been looking for, apply today!

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates must submit a Modern Electric Water Company employment application, current resume, cover letter indicating why you are interested in this position and what you can contribute, based upon your experience and education as well as three professional references. Please visit our website https://modernelectricwater.com/careers/ to obtain a copy of the employment application and for more information on how to apply directly. Resumes, applications, cover letters and references may also be sent to Modern Electric Water Company, Human Resources Dept., P.O. BOX 14008, Spokane Valley, WA 99214.