Utility Superintendent

$80,966 - $103,232 yearly
  • City of Pflugerville
  • Pflugerville, TX, USA
  • Jan 03, 2023
Full time Public Works

Job Description

It's a great time to be in Pflugerville!

The City of Pflugerville is seeking its next Utility Superintendent to join our team! The person we seek will believe in and exhibit the City's P.F.I.R.S.T. core values: Positive, Forward-thinking, Integrity, Resilience, Service, and Teamwork.

City of Pflugerville employees enjoy three (3) weeks of paid vacation along with 14 paid holidays a year, an attractive retirement plan where the City puts in 2 dollars for every 1 dollar you put into retirement, and the possibility to work from home!

As a Utility Superintendent for the City, you will be overseeing and managing the operations of the Water and Wastewater Divisions while supervising the assigned Public Works Department staff.

Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Hire and supervise department staff to ensure effective and efficient operations.
  • Implement and monitor the progress of capital improvement projects related to utility operations.
  • Prepare department budget and monitor budget expenses.
  • Gather, compile, analyze, and evaluate water/wastewater operations and services data.
  • Ensure compliance with city, state, and federal regulations.
  • Investigate citizen complaints regarding water/wastewater services and take or recommend appropriate corrective action.
  • Attend City Council meetings and address inquiries from City Council members.

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

Relatable Work Experience: 8+ years of progressively responsible experience, including 3+ years of experience in a managerial capacity.

Training (Licenses and Certifications): TCEQ Grade A Water Works Operator Certificate; Class A Wastewater Operator Certificate; Valid Class C Texas driver's license.

Benefits Overview:

  • 10 hours of vacation leave per month, 3 weeks per year.
  • 8 hours of sick leave per month, 12 days per year.
  • Sick leave incentive pay- Employees are compensated in December each year for 25% of their unused sick leave accumulated during the preceding fiscal year.
  • Medical insurance and benefits are provided at zero premium cost to the employee.
  • 50% dependent health benefits premium contribution.
  • Dental benefits are provided at zero premium cost to the employee.
  • 24 hours of paid personal holiday leave each fiscal year.
  • 10 wellness hours each fiscal year for eligible preventive and mental health services.
  • Longevity pay of $8 per month begins with the first anniversary and will be paid on a separate paycheck in December of each year.
  • Retirement plan includes a 7% contribution of an employee's gross salary to the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) with a City contribution match of 2 to 1 (14%) at retirement.
  • Retirement eligibility requires 5 years of service at age 60 or 20 years of service at any age.
  • Employees also have an additional retirement fund option to participate in a 457 plan.
  • Long-Term Disability is employer-paid and covers 60% of the employee's salary up to $7,500.
  • Military leave provides up to 15 days of paid leave per fiscal year for eligible employees.
  • Education reimbursement assistance up to $2,000 per fiscal year.
  • Employer-paid basic term life insurance policy two (2) times an employee's base salary, up to $325,000 maximum.
  • 40 paid service hours are available to volunteer within our community.
  • Up to 160 hours of paid parental leave to eligible employees following the birth of an employee's child or the placement of a child with an employee in connection with adoption, foster care, or other legal placement to care for and bond with the child.

For more details about the benefits offered by the City please visit: https://www.pflugervilletx.gov/city-government/people-and-culture/benefits

If you are interested in making a difference in the community and wish to be a part of the Pflugerville team, go to pflugervilletx.gov under Employment Opportunities and apply today!