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Public Works Operations Supervisor more...
Location:Champaign, IL
Company:City of Champaign
First posted:May 26, 2017 (last updated 30+ days ago)

The City of Champaign seeks qualified candidates for a career opportunity as an Operations Supervisor in the Sewer section of the Public Works Department.

Responsibilities of Position
This position manages the work of the Sewer Section within the Operations Division including in-house maintenance of City infrastructure systems, such as stormwater and sanitation. The employee will supervise and direct the work activities of the sewer, televising, and digging work crews, including the assignment of assets, maintenance/procurement of tools, heavy machinery, and equipment. The employee will also program and manage the section budget, administer performance evaluations, conduct developmental feedback with crew members, monitor the training/certification of individuals within the section, and ensure compliance with safety regulations. The employee will ensure the Sewer section is in compliance with City organizational values, goals, and objectives. Experience responding to difficult or non-routine customer service requests is required.

The employee will collaborate with the Operations Manager on various assignments including: snow removal, hazard mitigation, storm/flooding events and other activities deemed essential to City infrastructure maintenance and improvement. Extended hours/shifts are a requirement during emergency response events.

Required Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent.,
At least three (3) years of heavy equipment operation, infrastructure maintenance, snow operations supervisory, or other related experience.
At least two (2) years of supervisory experience.
Or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Experience with sewer maintenance and repair work including analyzing/troubleshooting problems in the field.
Experience supervising staff and work crews in the field.
Customer service experience.
Working knowledge of vehicles and equipment related to sewer maintenance and repair.
Basic experience with computers, geographic information systems (GIS), mapping, and or mobile technology for hand-held devices.
Valid state-issued drivers license and good driving record.
Possession of, or the ability to successfully obtain within 30 days of hire, a Class B CDL with tanker endorsement and without air brake restriction issued by the State of Illinois.
Ability to serve on standby (on-call status) on a recurring basis.

Preferred Qualifications
Associates or bachelors degree in construction management, civil engineering, public administration, management or a related field.

Pre-employment drug screening and ongoing random drug analysis will be required. The starting salary is $70,685 - $80,465 plus an excellent fringe benefits package. Applications must be submitted online no later than Sunday, June 11, 2017.

The Citys mission is to provide responsive, caring, cost-effective service in partnership with our community. The following values guide our work: Personal Integrity, Responsibility, Respect, Teamwork, Results. The City of Champaign is committed to promoting a work environment and a community that values and supports diversity and inclusion.

Type: Full-time.

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