Location: WPCP, 2377 Garden Tract Rd, Richmond, California
Department: Water Pollution Control Plant
To plan, organize, supervise, and direct the maintenance division of the West County Wastewater District, which includes the maintenance and repair activities of the Water Pollution Control Plant facilities, lift stations, grounds, machinery, control systems, equipment, and administrative facilities; as well as coordination and functional oversight of construction field crews during plant and equipment upgrades.
The ideal Maintenance Supervisor candidate will possess and embody the following:
Be highly technically qualified in the wastewater treatment and conveyance industry. Be a skilled communicator both orally and in writing and able to convey information, delegate tasks, provide instruction and training, and listen effectively to internal and external customers and direct reports. Be empathetic and compassionate, flexible and accommodating when appropriate.Take a firm stand on safety and operational needs. Be positive and realistic, value honesty and dependability, and learn from their own mistakes.
The official WCWD classification title is, "Plant Maintenance Supervisor".
ABOUT THE DISTRICT
West County Wastewater District (WCWD) is an award-winning wastewater treatment and resource recovery agency that collects and treats wastewater for reuse. Both district headquarters and the treatment plant are located in Richmond, CA, several miles from one another. The WCWD customer base of approximately 100,000 residents is within a service area that incorporates 34,000 residences and 2,450 commercial/industrial businesses within the cities of Richmond (northern subdivisions & north Richmond, San Pablo and designated sections of Pinole). It also serves the communities of El Sobrante, East Richmond Heights and the surrounding unincorporated areas. The District operates a 12.5 MGD wastewater treatment plant and maintains 249 miles of sanitary sewer collection lines, 17 lift stations and six miles of pressure force mains. The District's Strategic Plan was updated in 2018 and continues to serve as the road map for upgrading and maintaining the District's infrastructure and operations moving forward.
It is anticipated that oral appraisal interviews will take place on March 14, 2019, followed by department selection interviews on March 19, 2019. These dates are subject to change; however, we advise that you save the dates in the event that you are selected to continue in the selection process after the initial application screening.
Applications must be filed online by no later than March 8, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.PST . The District will evaluate each applicant's qualifications based solely on the information provided on the application. Failure to fully complete the application may eliminate you from consideration for the position. You may attach a resume, but it is not a substitute for completing the application. No paper applications will be accepted. The selected candidate must undergo a physical examination prior to appointment.
Additional inquiries about the position may be directed to Elsie Okeyo at email@example.com. Neither Regional Government Services nor the WCWD are responsible for failure of internet forms or email in submitting your application.
Candidates with a disability who may require special assistance in any phase of the application or selection process should advise Human Resources by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.