Plant Maintenance Supervisor - Oceanside

City of Oceanside | Oceanside, CA

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Posted Date 4/01/2021
$75,780 - $101,568 Annually
The plans, prioritizes, assigns, supervises, reviews and participates in the work of staff responsible for the maintenance and repair of the water and wastewater treatment plants and associated facilities including sewer lift stations, water pump stations, and standby generators; establishes schedules and methods for providing assigned maintenance services; identifies resource needs; reviews needs with appropriate management staff; allocates resources accordingly; works to secure outside contractors to complete maintenance which at times may include job site visits to plan work and estimate costs, participates in the development of policies and procedures; monitors work activities via a computerized maintenance management system and periodic job site visits to ensure compliance with established policies and procedures; makes recommendations for changes and improvements to existing standards and procedures; monitors and administers the plant maintenance budget; contacts suppliers to obtain price quotes for needed parts; conducts lift station analyses using dynamic vibration and infra-red contractors; assesses and recommends operational repairs and upgrades; performs emergency mechanical repairs on all water and wastewater equipment; assists engineering staff in the design and upgrade of the water and wastewater systems and associated facilities; participates in the selection of maintenance staff; provides or coordinates staff training; works with employees to correct deficiencies; implements discipline procedures; participates in the preparation and administration of the maintenance program budget; directs the stores account; submits budget recommendations; monitors expenditures; performs related duties and responsibilities as required.

Qualified applicants must possess four years of increasingly responsible experience in the maintenance and repair of water or wastewater treatment and conveyance facilities, including one year of lead or supervisory responsibility and equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade supple­mented by specialized training in water or wastewater treatment plant and associated conveyance maintenance or a related field.

Possession of, or ability to obtain and maintain, an appropriate, valid California driver's license.  
Possession of a Grade III Mechanical Technologist or higher issued by the California Water Environment Association.  

Possess a Grade IV Mechanical Technologist Certificate issued by the California Water Environment Association within 12 months of hire date.

Application Deadline: April 23, 2021 at 4:00 PM.

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