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Deputy Manager of Operations

Date Posted
Employer Name
Inland Empire Utilities Agency
Sector Name
Local Government
Career Level


There is (1) vacancy in the Operations Division
This recruitment is being conducted to fill (1) vacancy and will establish an eligibility list which may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur during the active status of the eligibility list.

Open Until Filled, Apply Immediately
First Review of Applications: February 26, 2018
Salary Range: Deputy Manager of Operations UN 188 ($10,022.52 - $12,211.46/Monthly)
Includes a generous benefit package including: health, life, dental and vision insurance; CalPERS retirement, and a 4/10 work schedule.

The Position: Under direction, plans, organizes and manages Agency-operated facilities including water reclamation, recycled water system, groundwater recharge (GWR) operation and desalter; ensures the Agency's water reclamation plants, desalter and recycled water facilities are in compliance with all regulatory requirements and produce safe, high-quality products; provides professional advice to management on the resources required to operate the Agency's facilities in a safe, reliable and cost-effective manner that meets all regulatory requirements; and performs related duties as assigned. 

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS:A Deputy Manager of Operations is responsible for managing staff engaged in operating facilities and equipment, including wastewater/water treatment, water reclamation facilities, wastewater lift stations and wellhead facilities required to produce compliant effluent and bio-solids, high-quality recycled water and potable water. Work requires an in-depth understanding of the design and operation of Agency-operated facilities and involves significant accountability for ensuring stable, dependable operation of the facilities and equipment in compliance with regulatory requirements. Assignments are broad in scope and allow for a high degree of administrative discretion in their execution. An employee in this class reports to the Manager of Operations & Maintenance and manages the work of supervisors and operators. Deputy Manager of Operations is distinguished from Manager of Operations & Maintenance in that an incumbent in the former class manages a particular group of facilities rather than the entire Operations & Maintenance Department.Who We Are: An Employer of Choice in the Inland EmpireIEUA is a wholesaler of drinking water and operator of state-of-the-art water recycling facilities serving seven member agencies with a population of approximately 850,000 in the west end of San Bernardino County, California. IEUA is a leading public agency in the environmental protection field, headquartered in the City of Chino in a platinum award winning Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building. IEUA generates beneficially reusable products including recycled water, compost, and renewable energy. The Agency operates and maintains four water recycling plants which produce up to 60 million gallons per day (MGD) of high quality recycled water, a composting facility that produces up to 220,000 cubic yards per year of SoilPro compost and more than 7 megawatts per day in biogas and solar renewable energy. IEUA also manages the recharge of recycled, storm, and imported water through the award winning Chino Basin Groundwater Recharge Program and coordinates regional water efficiency programs. Excellent Benefits Package: Social Security, CalPERS, 457 Deferred Compensation Plans, Competitive Salaries, Certification Incentives, Health, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance w/Agency-paid monthly contribution of $848 - $1,400 per month, Paid time off for holidays, vacation, bereavement and sick leave. Additional information is available on our website at: 

Job Requirements: 

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in business or public administration, chemistry, biology, civil, mechanical or chemical engineering or a related field, and at least six years of progressively responsible experience in operations of a wastewater or water treatment plant or relevant facility, including two years of supervisory responsibilities; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. 

LICENSES; CERTIFICATES; SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:A valid California Class C driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the Agency's vehicle insurance program. California State Water Resources Control Board Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade V certification is required at hire or promotion. A California State Water Resources Control Board Water Treatment Plant Operator Grade T5 may substitute for the required Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade V in accordance with AB 2890 which was approved September 12, 2016.California State Water Resources Control Board Water Treatment Plant Operator Grade T5 or Water Distribution Operator D5 certification is desirable. Annual certification for CPR, First Aid, HAZWOPER, forklift and confined-space entry training and annual completion of Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus face fit per OSHA requirements may be required.

FILING DEADLINE: APPLY ONLINE IMMEDIATELY. This recruitment is Open Until Filled. Applications must be completed and submitted electronically. Handwritten applications will not be accepted. A complete job description, online Agency Employment Application, and Supplemental Questionnaire is available online at: (click on Job Openings).An Equal Opportunity Employer

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