WATER DISTRIBUTION FIELD SUPERVISOR

WATER DISTRIBUTION FIELD SUPERVISOR

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The City of Ashland is accepting applications for the position of
 
WATER DISTRIBUTION FIELD SUPERVISOR
Engineering & Utilities (E&U) Department
Water Distribution / Meter Services Division
 
Supervisor:     Water Distribution / Meter Services Superintendent
Supervises:     Crew Leaders, Equipment Operators, Distribution Operators, and
                           Meter Mechanic
Grade:               111
Starting Salary Range:   $20.00 - $22.50 (DOQ), Full-Time
 
Class Characteristics:  Under general direction, is responsible for water distribution construction, cleanliness, and/or maintenance activities, as well as monitoring special projects related to water distribution; performs related work as required. 
 
General Duties and Responsibilities:  Assists the Water Distribution / Meter Services Superintendent in managing the division.  Assigns personnel and equipment to jobs and ensures satisfactory completion.  Monitors safety by conducting orientation for new employees, periodic training for all employees, and ongoing compliance with safety standards.  Completes evaluations and salary recommendations and reviews evaluation with employees.  Ensures that adequate inventory of materials, supplies, tools, and spare parts are maintained.  Supervises the preparation of, prepares, and maintains required reports and records and accurate information is recorded.  Prepares cost estimates for special projects and major purchases and monitors compliance with budget.  Reviews all work orders and service complaints, attends to their disposition and reports finding to appropriate personnel.  Monitors maintenance and cleanliness of assigned vehicles and equipment, including compliance with preventive maintenance program.  Provides notification if repairs or maintenance will interrupt service.  Attends training programs; ensures employees attend training programs to retain licenses.  Assumes responsibility for the division in the absence of the superintendent as needed.  Performs other related duties as assigned.

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MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Training and Experience:   Graduation from high school or equivalent supplemented by work experience and education acceptable by the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet to have received a Class IV Water Distribution License, including three (3) years of related supervisory experience.  Must possess and maintain a valid drivers’ license.  A commercial drivers’ license is preferred, but not required.
 
Overtime Provision:  Non-Exempt.
 
Availability:  Must be able to respond to calls in emergency situations at any time.
 
Apply:  Room 301, City Building, 1700 Greenup Avenue, Ashland, KY, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Application can be downloaded at www.ashlandky.gov.    NO FAXED OR EMAILED APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED.  All Applicants must provide copy of high school diploma / GED or verification of receipt and Water Distribution Class IV license, with application.
 
Closing Date and Time for Accepting Applications:  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2017,
          AT 4:00 P.M.   (CITY BUILDING CLOSED NOV. 23 AND 24 FOR HOLIDAY)
 
Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline for Applying : Nov 27, 2017