Water Division Chief – Middlebury

This is a professional position responsible for the oversite, supervision and coordination of operation, process control, regulatory compliance and strategic planning of the Town’s water system, and related public works activities. Work involves responsibility for organizing, directing, and reviewing the work of employees engaged in water system maintenance activities.  Work is performed under general administrative guidance from the Director of Operations.

Educational requirements include a Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science, or related field.  At least five (5) years progressively more responsible experience in public works activities with hands-on working knowledge in a public water system, including supervisory and managerial experience.  Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities.

Work is performed in accordance with established work priorities, departmental operating procedures, and the Vermont Water Supply Rule.  Included in activities of the Water Department will be participation in and supervision of the weekly and weekend, on-call rotation for water system monitoring.

Complete job description and application may be obtained at the Dept. of Public Works, by calling 802-388-4045, or online at http://www.townofmiddlebury.org/notices_and_postings/index.php#revize_document_center_rz4123

Submit applications to Bill Kernan at the Dept. of Public Works Office, 1020 Route 7 South, Middlebury, VT  05753.