Manager, Operations

EPCOR Water Services   •  

Scottsdale, AZ

Industry: Energy & Utilities


5 - 7 years

Posted 162 days ago

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We are recruiting for an exceptional Manager of Operations to lead Johnson Utilities in San Tan Valley.

Detailed Description

Some of the critical accountabilities for this position include:

- Direct, coordinate, and supervise the activities of the water treatment and distribution, wastewater treatment and collection, and maintenance

- Ensure operational integrity is maintained

- Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices associated with the effective operation of water and wastewater utilities

- Provide strategic and operational input to annual business plans, control budgets and ensure that operational and financial targets are met or exceeded

- Lead, motivate and develop staff and build shared commitment to continuous improvement

- Develop and direct cost effective solutions to meet customers’ expectations and technical requirements and to encourage best practice and innovation in operations

- Prepare and control construction, operations and maintenance within established budget limitations

- Ability to effectively manage and respond to emergency situations

Job Requirements

This position requires 5+ years of supervision/leadership experience in addition to 5+ years hands-on distribution/collection experience in water/wastewater field. A degree in Business or related field is desirable but not required. ADEQ grade 4 certifications are desirable; ADEQ certifications of grade 3 are required.

Position also requires the following key skills and knowledge:

- Solid budgeting and quantitative skills (analytical, technical, problem solving),

- computer expertise in Microsoft Office,

- excellent written and verbal communication skills,

- strong interpersonal skills,

- excellent leadership skills and strong team building, collaboration and talent evaluation skills,

- ability to manage a geographically diverse and dispersed organization,

- expert knowledge of process and operational areas.