Orange Water & Sewer Authority (OWASA)

Carrboro , NC
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Operations Supervisor – Water Treatment Plant

Orange Water & Sewer Authority (OWASA)
Carrboro, NC Full-time
Posted on May 27, 2018

Operations Supervisor – Water Treatment Plant 

Orange Water and Sewer Authority (OWASA), a progressive water utility providing water, wastewater and reclaimed water services to the Towns of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, seeks qualified candidates for the opportunity to lead and direct operations at the Water Treatment Plant located on Jones Ferry Road (Carrboro) which is a recipient of the partnership for Excellence in Water Treatment Award. 

Candidates should have three to five years’ experience modeling leadership behaviors, coaching, mentoring and supervising in a Water Treatment Plant or similar environment with an Associate’s degree or equivalent.  Position requires the ability to obtain a North Carolina Water Facility Operators Certification Grade A Surface, Water Pollutions Control System Operators Certification Grade 1 Physical/Chemical and a driver’s license issued by the State of North Carolina.

Successful candidate must meet and maintain requirements for a safety sensitive position (ability to wear a full-face respirator, pass HAZWOPER training, etc.) and must frequently exert 10-25 pounds and occasionally 20-50 pounds.

OWASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to continuous improvement, sustainability, creativity, diversity and inclusion.

Salary range:  $58,417 - $89,961

Closing date: June 20, 2018

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