24 Aug
Water & Sewer Operations, Administrator
Georgia, Savannah / hinesville

Vacancy expired!


This position is responsible for directing the activities of the Water and Sewer Operations Divisions of the Water Resources Department.

Essential Job Functions

  • Supervises, directs, and evaluates assigned staff, processing employee concerns and problems, directing work, counseling, disciplining, and completing employee performance appraisals.

  • Coordinates, assigns and reviews work and establishes work schedules; maintains standards; monitors status of work in progress; inspects completed work assignments; answers questions; gives advice and direction as needed.

  • Plans and schedules infrastructure improvements to ensure that the water, sewer, and stormwater, systems meet current needs.

  • Coordinates capital plans and projects with Water & Sewer Planning and Engineering for system expansion to ensure that the water and sewer systems can meet future needs.

  • Develops work programs and operating procedures to ensure that the stormwater, water supply and wastewater treatment facilities are in compliance with existing and future Federal and State mandates.

  • Develops water and sewer agreements with developers; makes recommendations to Water Resource Department Director, City Manager and Council regarding Water and Sewer agreements and surcharges.

  • Reviews budget submissions of the Water Resources department; develops and/or approves internal auditing procedures for inventory and purchasing procedures; ensures that all procurement procedures are in compliance with City policy.

  • Investigates and resolves customer complaints.

  • Analyzes effectiveness of the departments' programs to increase productivity, efficiency, and cost effectiveness.

  • Coordinates System Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) operations for water and sewer operations.

  • Coordinates Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) and Asset Management Systems (AMS) for water and sewer operations.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Health, Public Administration or Civil Engineering; with six (6) years of experience in management of a water or wastewater facility; or an equivalent combination of education, training experience. Must possess Class I Water/Wastewater Treatment License or obtain license within two (2) years of employment.

Must possess a valid driver's license.

Additional Requirements

Background investigation, including supervised drug screen, post offer/pre-employment medical screen; and verification of education, certifications, and licenses required prior to employment.

Additional Information

  • Knowledge of city budgetary and purchasing procedures.

  • Knowledge of city personnel policy.

  • Knowledge of water and wastewater systems and regulations.

  • Knowledge geographic information systems.

  • Knowledge construction and engineering design methods.

  • Knowledge of modern office practices and procedures.

  • Knowledge of computers and other modern office equipment.

  • Skill in developing short- and long-range plans.

  • Skill in establishing priorities and organizing work.

  • Skill in human resource management.

  • Skill in the training and supervision of personnel.

  • Skill in the operation of computers and other modern office equipment.

  • Skill in public and interpersonal relations.

  • Skill in oral and written communication.

Vacancy expired!