Director of Wastewater Operations

Macon Water Authority | Macon, GA

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Posted Date 3/12/2019

Responsible for plant management, employee training, and purchasing for two wastewater treatment plants consisting of 22 employees with an annual budget of $2.8 million.

$83,480.00 - $125,760.00 (Yearly Salary)

Essential Duties:

  • Ensure that plant operates in compliance with EPD/NPDES permit.
  • Ensure that plant operations and maintenance duties are performed in a safe manner.
  • Ensure that plant remains in compliance with State Risk Management Plan.
  • Ensure compliance with Storm Water Management Permit.
  • Prepare yearly budget for Plant and equipment.
  • Plans and Delegates tasks associated with plant operations.
  • Maintain inventory of chemical and equipment supply.
  • Audit facility and operations for potential issues.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested by Assistant Executive Director/EVP of Operations.


  • The successful candidate must have their Class I certification.
  • Seven years of relevant supervisory experience.
  • Four-year degrees with appropriate course work in environmental sciences, biology, or chemistry is highly desirable. Experience and training in the wastewater treatment field can compensate for degree.
  • Valid Georgia Driver’s License with a clean driving record.

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent walking.
  • Ability to carry 25 pounds up to 50 pounds and occasional over 50 pounds.
  • Frequent standing, stooping and occasionally sitting, crawling, crouching, climbing, and balancing. Ability to grasp and hold.
Job Category
Local Government
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