Join the City team as a Wastewater Collections Superintendent!
The City of Grants Pass is seeking to fill a Wastewater Collections Superintendent position for the Public Works Department. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, an effective communicator, experienced in managing multiple contracts and varied tasks, and have a strong leadership presence. The Superintendent will be approachable, effective under pressure, and will possess the ability to find appropriate solutions when issues arise.
The Wastewater Collections Superintendent will be skilled in:
- Wastewater collections & sewer system repairs
- Installation and repair of equipment and collection components
- All aspects of supervision of staff
- Management of daily operations & long-range needs of the sewer system
- Maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers, contractors, and the public
- Budget management
The Superintendent is responsible for maintaining and documenting the City of Grants Pass’ collection system inspection and cleaning program and making annual reports to the Oregon-DEQ. The Superintendent collaborates with the Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent in regard to the City’s industrial pretreatment program.
Incumbents are responsible for planning, prioritizing, assigning, supervising, and reviewing staff work. Performs personnel duties such as selection, evaluation of performance, discipline, and termination of employees. Evaluates and makes effective recommendations in hiring and termination decisions. Counsels employees as appropriate. Provides career development opportunities for staff. Develops processes that involve employees in decision-making. Implements and communicates goals and expectations for staff performance. Ensures appropriate training is provided.