Manager of Wastewater Environmental Services

East Bay Municipal Utility District | Oakland

Salary Range: $147,528 - $213,096 Annually
Open Date: 07/02/2018
Close Date: 07/27/2018

Position Description

The Manager of Wastewater Environmental Services is responsible for supervising a range of activities that deal with ensuring that discharges released into the East Bay Municipal Utility District’s (EBMUD) wastewater and interceptor systems are environmentally compliant. Additionally, the manager ensures that the wastewater revenue program is appropriately and effectively conducted.

The manager provides leadership, proactive outreach and coordination with community and business groups and other public agencies in the development of new wastewater source control and pollution prevention initiatives as well as providing leadership for the continued growth of the innovative Resource Recovery Program.

The most competitive candidate will be:
• well-informed about current federal and state wastewater regulations and issues
• familiar with public sector rate and revenue programs
• knowledgeable and experienced in dealing with regulatory matters
• experienced in communicating complex issues to the public
• experienced in managing staff and developing programs and
• knowledgeable in regulating and monitoring a comprehensive wastewater interception treatment and disposal system.

The annual salary is $147,528 up to $213,096. Initial placement within the range is based upon qualifications. Appointment is typically made at or below the control point ($191,784 per year).

EBMUD offers an excellent benefits program that includes: paid vacation, holidays and sick leave; family health insurance coverage; family dental and vision care plans; retirement plan (reciprocal with CalPERS); 401(k), 401(a) and 457(b) tax-deferred retirement plans; transit subsidy; tuition reimbursement; and opportunities for professional growth including training and career development.

Position Qualifications

1. A bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, with major work in chemistry, biology, environmental science, engineering or other closely related field and three years of supervisory experience in an organization that provided a technical knowledge of wastewater collection and treatment processes or three years of supervisory experience in water/wastewater treatment, environmental inspection, wastewater process evaluation, or discharge compliance monitoring, inspection, and industrial permitting.
2. Must possess a valid California driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record.
3. Must possess the physical characteristics to perform the critical and important duties of the job.
4. Must be willing to work overtime as needed.

EBMUD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability
Job Hotline: (510) 287-0742

How to Apply

Submit a completed EBMUD application and the required supplemental question responses online at by 4:30 p.m., Friday, July 27, 2018. Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted.
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