The City of Statesville is currently recruiting to fill the position of Director of Water Resources. POP. 24,532 +. Statesville is located in Iredell County near the Foothills of North Carolina at the intersection of Interstates 40 & 77. Salary Range: $78,281.22 – $129,163.84 + Benefits.
The candidate selected for this position will be required to have a comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of treatment plant operation; a comprehensive knowledge of public utility administration, planning and budget control; the ability to formulate operational policies and procedures; the ability to prepare complex technical reports; the ability to plan and supervise the work of a large staff; the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with City officials, other public officials, employees, contractors and the general public. Responsible for performing complex professional and difficult administrative work directing the operation and maintenance of the City’s water and wastewater treatment facilities, associated lift station maintenance, laboratories, pretreatment permitting programs and biosolids land application activities; does related work as required.
Thirty-four (34) full-time positions. Fiscal year 2018-19 estimated annual budget $13,448,685.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil or environmental engineering or related field; a Master’s Degree in a similar field is preferred and extensive experience in the operation of a water and/or wastewater treatment system including considerable supervisory experience; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Must possess a Grade “A” Water Certificate and a Grade IV Wastewater Certificate as issued by the State of North Carolina; must possess a valid NC Driver’s License.
This position is “exempt” and is not eligible for overtime pay.
Candidates must apply through the City of Statesville’s website at WWW.CI.STATESVILLE.NC.US.
Position is open until filled.