Do you want to work in a purposeful work environment that is focused on innovation while providing safe, clean drinking water and being good stewards to the environment?
Spartanburg Water has an opening for a Laboratory Services Section Manager. The successful candidate for this position will Under limited supervision, plans, manages and supervises the operations of the Spartanburg Water central laboratory and satellite laboratories, ensuring compliance with government guidelines and regulations for the protection of the environment and human health. Performs complex and professional administrative, managerial and technical work to ensure Spartanburg Water compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and to ensure the provision of quality drinking water and reclaimed water services to customers. Manages and supervises laboratory services operations and supports various departments within Spartanburg Water with special work/project assignments. Support may include but is not limited to: Water Quality studies, Water Treatment Process studies, Watershed Management studies and Environmental Policy / Regulation review.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBIITIES
MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
Requires a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in chemistry, biology, environmental science, environmental engineering or other related field, with 5 or more years of progressively responsible experience in laboratory operations and analysis, three or more of which have been in a supervisory capacity, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Experience in reclaimed water and/or drinking water preferred. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.