Chief Treatment Plant Operator

City of Mill Valley | Mill Valley, CA

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Posted Date 11/19/2021

Under general direction, the Chief Treatment Plant Operator manages and supervises the operations team, responsible for the daily operations, process adjustments, maintenance, repair, and efficient performance of the wastewater treatment plant and related facilities. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring the reliable operation of all equipment and conformance with all applicable laws, regulations, permit requirements, and agency policies.

Ideal Candidate:
The ideal candidate will a be a manager of the highest caliber, with in-depth knowledge and experience in wastewater treatment plant operations. He/she should be comfortable in various scenarios ranging from representing the agency to the board of directors to rolling up their sleeves to respond to an alarm after hours. The incumbent will have an impeccable safety record, and have a successful track record training and mentoring others.

Recommended experience and training include:


  • Five (5) years or more of experience in wastewater treatment plant operation, maintenance, and repair; including at least two (2) years of supervisory experience.


  • High school education or equivalent


  • Possession of a Grade IV Certification (or higher) for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Salary: $9,398 to $12,593 Monthly

Close Date: Dec. 8, 2021, 12:00 p.m.

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Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Mid Level

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