Under general supervision, assists in the planning, organizing and direction of the District operations and maintenance functions and programs; performs work in support of water treatment, potable and recycled water distribution and/or wastewater collection system activities; ensures that all federal, state and local regulatory requirements are met; ensures departmental safety training and reporting is current and policies and procedures are compliant; provides assistance to District management staff in areas of expertise performs related work as required.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED
General supervision is given by the Operations and Maintenance Superintendent. Direct supervision is provided to field operations and maintenance support staff.
This single-position, journey level class oversees day-to-day operations and maintenance and participates in all District activities required to ensure that District systems and facilities are operated and maintained in a safe and effective working condition. Responsibilities include supervising the performance of work in all operations and maintenance areas, depending upon the immediate needs of the District. This may include water treatment, potable and recycled water distribution and wastewater collection systems maintenance in all locations of the District. The work involves preventive and corrective maintenance program implementation and ensuring that the District meets all regulatory agency requirements, including safety compliance. This class is distinguished from Operations and Maintenance Superintendent in that the latter is a management class with responsibility for the oversight of all facilities maintenance through subordinate levels of supervision. This position performs the duties of the Superintendent in his/her absence.
Licenses and Certifications:
Must possess valid California class C and B driver’s licenses and have a satisfactory driving record. The following certification is required for this position or can be obtained within 24 months from appointment date:
California Department of Public Health Water Distribution Operator Grade IV
California Department of Public Health Water Treatment Operator Grade II
California Water Environment Association Collection System Maintenance Grade III
AWWA Cross Connection Control Specialist
AWWA Backflow Tester