City of Las Vegas, Nevada
Public Works Department
Salary: $34.84 - $49.03 per hour
Closing Date for applications: 10/20/14 at 4:30 pm PST
The Plant Operations & Maintenance Supervisor supervises the operation and maintenance of the city's wastewater treatment facilities. Develops and prioritizes work schedules. Monitors staff and equipment performance.
Receives direction from the Plant Operations and Maintenance Manager and higher level management staff.
Acts as a formal supervisor, exercising direct supervision, including selecting new employees, monitoring and formally evaluating employee performance, and participating in the discipline and termination of employees.
Experience and Training Requirements
Five years of increasingly responsible experience in the operations and maintenance of a wastewater treatment plant facility, including three years of lead or supervisory experience.
Associate’s degree from an accredited college or technical institution with major in wastewater treatment plant operations, microbiology, chemistry, engineering (civil, mechanical, electrical, or environmental health), environmental control technologies, or another field closely related to the essential functions.
Additional specialized training in wastewater treatment plant operations, any of the skilled trades, or in managerial and supervisory skills is desirable.
May substitute combination of equivalent education and related experience. The city assesses 1.5 years of fulltime experience as equivalent to one year of education.
License or Certificate
Possession of an appropriate, valid driver's license on the date of application, and maintenance thereafter.
Possession of a Nevada Grade III Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator certificate on the date of hire.
Possession of a Nevada Grade IV Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator certificate within 6 months of the date of appointment, and maintenance thereafter.
Possession of a Grade III Plant Maintenance Technologist certificate from the Nevada Water Environment Association within 36 months of the date of appointment, and maintenance thereafter.
Successful completion of the established levels I, II and III maintenance training program within 18 months of the date of appointment.
Possession of a City of Las Vegas forklift certificate within six months of the date of appointment and maintenance thereafter.
Completion of City of Las Vegas aerial work platform training within six months of the date of appointment.