Director - Public Utilities
Hanover County, Va. is currently seeking an experienced, dynamic leader to provide executive level managerial oversight to the County’s water and wastewater system, and to ensure the effective operation of the Department of Public Utilities. Hanover County’s infrastructure consists of a water treatment plant, 4 wastewater treatment plants and approximately 50 pumping facilities, and over 20,000 customers.
Primary Responsibilities: – Planning and directing the operations of all County utility systems and services, ensuring the delivery of services to citizens in a reliable and cost-effective manner; – Develop and monitor the department budget and direct the financial operations of the department; – develop policies and procedures that comply with applicable county/state/federal rules, regulations and laws; – Oversee all functions necessary to implement the County’s long-term comprehensive plans; – Develop and implement the Capital Improvement Program planning; – Prepare operational reports and make presentations as needed; and – Represents the County as may be deemed appropriate.
Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in civil, sanitary or environmental engineering, public administration or related field with at least 10 years of progressive public utilities experience including a minimum of 5 years supervisory experience. A Master’s degree in engineering or public administration and a PE license is highly desirable.
Hiring range for the position is $98,424 – $132,875 plus an excellent benefits package.
For more information and to apply, visit www.hanovercountyjobs.com. Contact 804-365-6075, (TDD #365-6140). EOE/MFDV.