Water Treatment Plant Supervisor, Statesville North Carolina - Storm Water Jobs

Water Treatment Plant Supervisor

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City of Statesville
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Local Government
North Carolina
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Water Treatment Plant Supervisor – Statesville, pop. 24,633+. Growing full service city seeks Water Treatment Plant Supervisor. 

Position reports to Assistant Water Resources Director.  Possession of a valid N.C. Driver’s License; possession of a Grade A Water Treatment Certificate preferred and must be able to obtain a NC Pesticide License; required to be on-call 24 hours a day. Performs difficult technical work supervising and participating in the operation of a water purification plant and alum sludge facility, pumping stations and raw water reservoirs.  Ensures compliance with State and Federal regulatory requirements; implements all State and Federal rules and regulations; designated operator in responsible charge (ORC).  Conducts laboratory tests as necessary; interprets test results and makes necessary adjustment to plant operations; performs distribution compliance samplings; must be able to make confined space entry; monitors SCADA system for adequate tank levels and system pressure; trains plant personnel on the appropriate operations, laboratory, maintenance and safety procedures; prepares a variety of periodic reports pertaining to plant operations. Requires a thorough knowledge of the principles, practices, equipment and methods used in water treatment and pumping operations; a thorough knowledge of the occupational hazards connected with water plant and related activities and of necessary safety precautions; a general knowledge of chemistry as applied to water purification; ability to adjust water pumps, chemical feed machines and other water plant equipment; ability to check the operation of equipment and to detect defects in operation; ability to make accurate readings, to keep routine records and to make arithmetical computations; ability to follow instructions in both oral and written form; ability to plan, assign and supervise the work of plant personnel. Graduation from high school supplemented by training in chemistry and bacteriology and extensive experience in the operation and maintenance of machinery and equipment in a water treatment plant; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. This position is “non-exempt” and is therefore eligible for overtime pay. Salary Range: $50,460.38 - $83,260.53. 

Applicants must apply online at www.ci.statesville.nc.us. Questions/concerns are to be forwarded to the City of Statesville’s HR Department at either mminor@statesvillenc.net or by calling (704)878-3572 any weekday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Position is open until filled. EOE

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