Assistant Superintendent – Water
Public Works Department
Application deadline: Friday, February 5, 2021
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One permanent full-time position available
Full salary range: $60,777.60 - $90,896.00
Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 3:30pm
Assists with the planning, directing, coordinating and supervising the operation and maintenance of the surface water plant in order to assure compliance with all state and federal environmental and safety regulations. Assists with the planning and directing of customer service activities. Assists with the planning and directing of water distribution activities.
Associate degree in water treatment, water distribution or a related field from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body or equivalent required. Minimum of two years’ experience with direct responsible charge of a Grade III or higher water treatment system, preferably surface water, required. Iowa DNR Grade III Water Treatment and Iowa DNR Grade III Water Distribution Certificates required. The ability to obtain both Iowa DNR Water Treatment and Water Distribution Grade IV Certificates within one year of hire required. Must live within 17 miles of the corporate limits of Iowa City, Iowa within one year of appointment to the position. Valid driver’s license with satisfactory driving record required. Must be 18 years of age per Iowa Code 92.8. Must pass criminal background check.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, environmental science or related field from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body preferred. Five or more years of direct responsible charge of a Grade III or higher water treatment system, preferably surface water with lime softening, preferred. Iowa DNR Grade IV Water Treatment and Iowa DNR Grade IV Water Distribution Certificates preferred. National Incident Management System certification preferred.
A full job description including a listing of essential duties and responsibilities and necessary knowledge, skills and abilities is available at www.icgov.org/jobs under Job Descriptions.
It is the policy of the City of Iowa City to afford equal employment opportunities for all employees and potential City employees.