Water Distribution Operations Coordinator
What would a typical day on the job be like — what work would I do?
Do you enjoy working in a fast paced environment while utilizing your organization, communication, and multitasking skills? The Water Distribution Operations Coordinator position may be the perfect opportunity for you!
This position is responsible for coordinating with a variety of internal and external groups to include Crew Supervisors developers, contractors and other parties to schedule Newport News crews to work on installing, maintaining and repairing water services and pipelines. In some cases, action is needed immediately to schedule and coordinate emergency repairs – this job will have moments of urgency keeping you on your toes! Organizational skills are key in this position, as you will need to generate and monitor multiple work orders, material requests and progress, and other various logs and reports.
This position will require management and administrative responsibilities to include budget preparation and review, selection and training of new employees, and continuous management of staff! Safety is our top priority, and in this position you will be able to contribute to your team and community in a meaningful way!
How much money can I make?
The salary range for this career track is $49k-$85k, and is competitive based on qualifications and experience. In addition to salary, the City offers a comprehensive benefits package designed to meet all of our employee’s needs!
What does career advancement look like in this position?
You will become a well versed expert in your job! This position has the opportunity for promotion and lateral movement within the Waterworks department and other departments within the City!
What are the qualifications for this position?
This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in
Engineering or related field, 5-7 years of related experience, and 2-3 years of lead or supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
An acceptable general background check to include a local and state criminal history check, a valid driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record, and pre-employment medical evaluation will be required for the position.
If interested in learning more about this opportunity, including position requirements, and to apply visit www.nnva.gov/jobs.