The MWRA is seeking a Superintendent, Clinton to plan and direct the operations, maintenance, and administration of a major metropolitan advanced wastewater treatment plant, while meeting permit requirements and optimizing performance. Has responsibilities for an operating budget over $2 million and a staff of nine employees. Required to be on-call for emergencies 24 hours per day, seven days a week.
The work includes establishing operating policies and procedures for the operation and maintenance of the treatment plant; analyzing and directing plant operations through view of logs, laboratory reports and personal observation; preparing plans, specifications and cost estimates of maintenance, repair, construction and alteration projects; directing through subordinates the training of plant personnel in operating, maintenance, health and safety program; preparing budgets, reports, plans and specifications for changes in structures or equipment related to the treatment plant; approving requisitions for material and equipment; conferring with local, state and federal officials and visiting professionals on matters relating to treatment plant operations; implementing training for start-up of any new treatment facilities at Clinton; assessing construction impacts on a day-to-day operation and various construction schedules for compliance with court orders goals; and participating in preparing for collective bargaining and hears Step One grievances.
Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.
The position requires knowledge of engineering and analytical principles and practices as normally attained through a four (4) year college program in civil engineering or related field; Understanding of the principles of construction, operation and maintenance of sewage treatment plants as acquired by eight (8) to ten (10) years of experience preferably in a Grade 7 wastewater treatment facility using advanced wastewater treatment techniques (nitrogen and phosphorus removal) a valid Massachusetts Class D Motor Vehicle Operators license; and a Grade VII Wastewater Treatment Facilities Operators license.