Water Plant Shift Supervisor
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge skills, and other characteristics. This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by incumbents of this class.)DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (which are not in any hierarchical order)
- Supervises, schedules, trains, assigns, and reviews work activities of water plant operators for filter operation, chemical treatment addition, solids handling, and water production operations.
- Supervises, schedules, and coordinates with maintenance staff for emergency, corrective and preventive maintenance on equipment.
- Supervises the exercise operation of the emergency generators.
- Reviews logs and notes to evaluate condition of water plant at beginning of shift.
- Assists with the preparation of the Monthly Operation Report to regulatory agencies.
- Oversees the operations during assigned shift, supply inventories, places orders for chemicals and received supplies.
- Responsible for the safety and security of the Water Plant during assigned shift.
- Responsible for the overall safe and efficient delivery of water during assigned shift.
- Monitors and performs routine preventive maintenance of equipment and cleaning of chemical rooms.
- May perform other duties as assigned.
- Knowledge of water operational systems.
- Knowledge of City, federal and state rules, regulations, practices and procedures related to the operation and administration of water systems.
- Knowledge of health, safety and environmental policies, precautions, and procedures.
- Knowledge of basic supervisory practices and procedures.
- Knowledge of recordkeeping and file maintenance practices and procedures.
- Skill in prioritizing, assigning, and reviewing the work of others.
- Skill in safely responding to health, safety, and environmental incidents or emergencies.
- Skill in safely maintaining and operating water plant systems, equipment and machinery.
- Skill in the safe use of hazardous chemicals.
- Skill in utilizing verbal and written communication in the development of reports and presentations.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Associate degree and five (5) years of related experience in a water plant operation, including one (1) year of lead/supervisory experience, or any equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess and maintain State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection Water Treatment Operator License, Class B. A valid Florida driver’s license and CDL is required.
Last revision date: June 2008