Water Meter Shop Supervisor

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission | San Francisco

Salary Range: $78,208.00 - $95,030.00/year
Open Date: 10/11/2018
Close Date: 11/11/2018

Position Description

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)
Headquartered in San Francisco, we have 2,300 employees working in seven counties with a combined annual operating budget of over $900 million.

Our Mission: To provide our customers with high quality, efficient, and reliable water, power, and wastewater services in a manner that values environmental and community interests and sustains the resources entrusted to our care.

Our Vision: We are an innovative utility leader, recognized for excellent results in service, safety, stewardship, and inclusiveness.

We are an award-winning and industry-leading utilities organization committed to our customers, community interests, and the environment. To learn more about our organization, please visit our website at www.sfwater.org.

We are proud of our infrastructure and programs, but most importantly, we value our highly qualified and dedicated workforce which ensures that this vision becomes a reality. As you explore career opportunities with us, download our career guide and learn about what you can expect during the hiring process.

POSITION DESCRIPTION
Under direction, directs the personnel of the water meter repair shop engaged in repairing, testing and calibrating various types, makes mid sizes of water meters, including both shop and field operations; and performs related duties as required. Requires responsibility for: carrying out, interpreting and enforcing existing policies, methods and procedures applicable to meter repair operations in the shop and field; achieving considerable economies through efficient supervision of shop operation, personnel and use of materials, supplies and equipment; making occasional contacts with the general public, other departments and representatives of outside organizations in furnishing or obtaining information on meter repair matters; gathering, maintaining and reviewing shop and field meter maintenance and repair records and reports.

Essential duties

Organizes and supervises a number of water meter repairmen and auxiliary personnel in performing detailed repair work in reconditioning and repairing various types, makes and sizes of water meters, both in the meter repair shop and at field locations.

Plans, assigns and reviews shop repairing and testing operations; routes and dispatches meter complaint orders requiring field inspection testing and repair; makes field inspection to check completion of repair work, replacement of damaged meter boxes and covers and incidental sidewalk and street repair.

Maintains electronic files of all water meters as to make, type, size and location by numerical individual water services; issues meters from, and returns meters to stock maintains records of shop and field production and repairs; checks shop and field work sheets and repair cards; prepares consolidated shop time reports.

Orders, receives and tests new meters to assure compliance with water department specifications; runs special shop tests on all consumer complaints regarding over-registration of meters; directs experimental tests to determine points of wear; makes special tests for accuracy and loss of head.

Orders, receives, inspects and organizes all parts, supplies and materials needed for meter repair operations as to various type and size of meters in use.

Assists in the development and advancement of subordinates through training and effective use of employee development program.

Positions in Class 7240 Water Meter Shop Supervisor I, perform other related duties as required.

Nature of Work
Nature of work requires driving a vehicle to various work locations, work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions and work overtime as needed. Incumbent must have the ability to lift and carry equipment weighing up to 50-pounds.

DEFINITION
Under direction, directs the personnel of the water meter repair shop engaged in repairing, testing and calibrating various types, makes mid sizes of water meters, including both shop and field operations; and performs related duties as required. Requires responsibility for: carrying out, interpreting and enforcing existing policies, methods and procedures applicable to meter repair operations in the shop and field; achieving considerable economies through efficient supervision of shop operation, personnel and use of materials, supplies and equipment; making occasional contacts with the general public, other departments and representatives of outside organizations in furnishing or obtaining information on meter repair matters; gathering, maintaining and reviewing shop and field meter maintenance and repair records and reports.

Position Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent (GED or High School Proficiency Examination); AND
Five (5) years of verifiable experience in repairing, testing, calibrating and operating various types of equipment, such as water meters, pumps, compressors and boilers, used in a water company or water district; AND
Possession of a valid Class C driver license.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

The stated desirable qualifications may be used to identify job finalists at the end of the selection process when candidates are referred for hiring.

Experience in repairing, testing, calibrating and operating various types of equipment, such as water meters, pumps, compressors and boilers, used in a water company or water district.

Possession of a valid driver’s license

Possession of a minimum of one (1) year of supervisory experience

Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)

Experience with water meter accuracy testing equipment

How to Apply

https://www.jobapscloud.com/SF/sup/bulpreview.asp?R1=PBT&R2=7240&R3=903026
Contact Email: enwong@sfwater.org
Website: 525 Golden Gate Ave, 3rd Floor