WASTE WATER TREATMENT PLANT SUPERINTENDENT
City of North Bend, Oregon
Salary: $59,553 - $75,932
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Situated on the beautiful southern Oregon coast, the City of North Bend, pop. 9,710, is surrounded on three sides by Coos Bay, an S-shaped inlet and estuary where the bay enters the Pacific Ocean. North Bend has a substantial residential area, a revitalized historic downtown, an active working waterfront, and the city's proximity to ocean beaches and wilderness areas provides many opportunities for outdoor recreation. The Oregon Dunes Recreation Area begins just north of North Bend and attracts approximately 1.5 million visitors each year, and a short 30-minute drive to the south is the world-renowned Bandon Dunes Golf Resort.
The North Bend Waste Water Treatment Plant operates on a 2017-2018 division budget of $7.5 million, and serves the community with 6 full-time employees, and 2 part-time summer helpers. The plant maintains 240,000 feet of infrastructure sewer mains, and nine pumping stations, and is designed to treat 2 million gallons per day of dry weather flows, and can handle up to 10 million gallons per day during wet weather. Under general supervision of the Public Works Director, the Waste Water Treatment Plant Superintendent organizes and directs the operation and maintenance functions at the Waste Water Treatment Plant.
Associate of Science degree in Water/Wastewater Treatment required. Bachelor of Science degree in biology, chemistry, environmental science, engineering, public administration or a related field preferred. At least 10 years of municipal wastewater treatment experience with 5 or more years in a supervisory position. Broad knowledge of wastewater treatment science, practices and procedures, hazardous materials, biological treatment analysis techniques, emergency management operations, personnel supervision and practices, federal, state and local laws affecting areas of responsibility, and safety precautions. Must have a valid Oregon Class IV Wastewater Operator Certificate with at least 3 years of experience, a Class II Wastewater Collection Certificate, and a valid Oregon State driver license, or the ability to obtain one within 3 months of employment.
The City of North Bend is an equal opportunity employer. First review: November 19, 2017 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at http://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.