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Water Resources Director

Category: Public Utilities
Description:
THE CITY OF GREENSBORO IS SEEKING A VISIONARY WATER RESOURCES DIRECTOR TO LEAD AN INNOVATIVE, CUSTOMER SERVICE-ORIENTED, AND FORWARD-THINKING WATER RESOURCES DEPARTMENT. THE NEXT DIRECTOR WILL BE OUTSTANDING IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND LEAD WITH A CUSTOMER SERVICE FOCUS THAT EFFECTIVELY COORDINATES WITH ALL INTERNAL DEPARTMENTS IN THE CITY, EXTERNAL STAKEHOLDERS, AND WILL WORK TO MEET CITY GOALS. REPORTING TO AN ASSISTANT CITY MANAGER, THE WATER RESOURCES DIRECTOR WILL OVERSEE A DEPARTMENT WITH 353 EMPLOYEES WORKING IN SEVEN DIVISIONS. WITH A WATER AND SEWER BUDGET OF $137.2M, STORMWATER OF $13.9M AND CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT BUDGETS OF $26.6M FOR WATER AND SEWER AND $4.9M FOR STORMWATER PROJECTS, THE DIRECTOR OVERSEES A DEPARTMENT THAT INTERFACES WITH OTHER DEPARTMENTS IN THE CITY AND HAS EXTENSIVE EXTERNAL CONTACT WITH CITIZENS, BUSINESS LEADERS, BUILDERS AND DEVELOPERS. GREENSBORO WATER RESOURCES PROVIDES SERVICE TO 104,000 ACCOUNTS. DRINKING WATER IS PUMPED FROM THREE WATERSHED RESERVOIRS TO ONE OF TWO TREATMENT PLANTS WHERE THE WATER IS CLEANED, TESTED, AND PUMPED INTO THE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM. THE CITY'S PLANTS TREAT AND DELIVER AN AVERAGE OF ABOUT 32 MILLION GALLONS OF WATER PER DAY THROUGH 1511 MILES OF WATER LINE AND 1420 MILES OF SEWER LINE. MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT CAN BE FOUND AT HTTPS://WWW.GREENSBORO-NC.GOV/DEPARTMENTS/WATER-RESOURCES. REQUIRES A MINIMUM OF A BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN CIVIL ENGINEERING, BIOLOGY, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, OR RELATED FIELD AND 10 YEARS OF BREADTH AND DEPTH IN WATER/SEWER UTILITIES AND STORMWATER EXPERIENCE, WITH A MINIMUM OF 7 YEARS PROGRESSIVE SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE IN UTILITIES MANAGEMENT AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT FAMILIARITY. PREFERRED LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATIONS: PE LICENSURE AND/OR N.C. WATER TREATMENT FACILITY OPERATOR CERTIFICATION – GRADE A, N.C. WASTEWATER TREATMENT OPERATOR CERTIFICATION – GRADE IV. THE HIRING RANGE IS $107,474.00 - $143,298.00 PLUS EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION SUPPLEMENT (BEGINNING SALARY WILL BE COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE). THERE IS A RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT TO LIVE WITHIN 30 MILES OF THE CITY LIMITS OF GREENSBORO OR MOVE WITHIN THESE BOUNDARIES WITHIN 12 MONTHS OF APPOINTMENT TO THE POSITION. TO APPLY, PLEASE GO TO HTTP://WWW.DEVELOPMENTALASSOCIATES.COM, AND CLICK ON THE GREENSBORO – WATER RESOURCES DIRECTOR LINK ON THE HOME PAGE. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE VIA THE DEVELOPMENTAL ASSOCIATES APPLICATION PORTAL – NOT THE CITY PORTAL, NOR ANY OTHER EXTERNAL WEBSITE; IT IS NOT SUFFICIENT TO SEND ONLY A RESUME. RESUMES AND COVER LETTERS SHOULD BE UPLOADED WITH YOUR APPLICATION. APPLICATION REVIEW BEGINS DECEMBER 11, 2019. SEMI-FINALISTS WILL PARTICIPATE IN ON-SITE ASSESSMENTS IN GREENSBORO ON JANUARY 15-16, 2020. ALL INQUIRIES SHOULD BE EMAILED TO HIRING@DEVELOPOMENTALASSOCIATES.COM. EOE. DEVELOPMENTAL ASSOCIATES, LLC IS MANAGING THE RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION PROCESS FOR THIS POSITION.
Employer: City of Greensboro
Expires: 12/13/2019
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