The City of Poway is looking for a motivated individual to fill an important role in the Public Works Department. The Utility Systems Supervisor leads a team of Utility Systems Mechanics and Technicians that works to ensure the City's water and wastewater infrastructure is operating at optimal capacity. This is a great opportunity to serve an incredible community and be part of a talented team performing critical functions for the City of Poway.
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a wealth of hands-on knowledge related to water and wastewater infrastructure including pumping systems, electrical, instrumentation and SCADA systems.
This will be a continuous recruitment, with the goal for the first review of applications the week of September 23. More information about the position and to apply can be found at www.poway.org/jobs.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATES REQUIRED
Five years of increasingly responsible and recent experience in the design, installation, maintenance, and repair of mechanical, electrical, and electronic systems, and equipment and machinery commonly associated with municipal water and/or wastewater systems, including two years of lead or supervisory experience.
Equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade supplemented by two years of college-level coursework (i.e., minimum completed California units = 60 semester/90 quarter) from an accredited educational institution in water technology, public works, public administration, engineering, or related field.
Licenses and Certifications
- Possess and maintain valid California class C driver's license with a satisfactory driving record.
- Possess and maintain a valid Grade IV Water Distribution Operator Certificate issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB). Possession of a Grade V Water Distribution Operator Certificate is highly desirable. If not possessed at the time of hire, must obtain a Grade V Water Distribution Operator Certificate within 18 months of hire.
- Ability to obtain and maintain a valid Grade II Water Treatment Plant Operator Certificate issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB).
- Ability to obtain and maintain valid SCBA/Fitness Testing, Asbestos Handling, Confined Space, Trench Shoring, and Fork Lift Certificates.