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Job Title Location Posted
Chief Executive Officer Washington, DC 01/05
WRD WW Collection Systems Supervisor Las Vegas, NV 01/13
Environmental Program Manager Olympia, WA 01/09

 last updated: January 13, 2015

Job Title: Chief Executive Officer
Posted: 01/05/2015
Closing Date: 11:59 pm EST February 27, 2015

National Association of Clean Water Agencies
2014-2015 Chief Executive Officer Search Process


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Job Title: WRD WW Collection Systems Supervisor
Posted: 01/13/2015
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Job Description:

Clark County Water Reclamation District is currently recruiting for a WRD WW Collection Systems Supervisor. This position plans, supervises, directs, reviews and evaluates the work of skilled and semi-skilled staff in the construction, maintenance, and repair of wastewater collection systems, lift stations and related equipment.  The incumbent provides team direction to a variety of collection systems staff and input into division planning and budgetary processes.

Typical duties include:

  • Supervising, including writing and delivering performance evaluations, administering discipline, inspecting work of and providing technical advice to subordinate staff
  • Completing investigations into citizen complaints of stoppages and/or odors
  • Preparing estimates, maintaining inventories and determining staffing requirements and equipment usage
  • Developing, implementing, and training staff on goals and standard operating procedures
  • Responding to sanitary sewage overflows and completing related reports

Requirements: The ideal candidate will have:

  • 6 or more years of full-time skilled experience in wastewater collection systems operation, maintenance and repair
  • a valid Nevada Water Environment Association (NWEA) Collection System Operator Grade IV certificate, or equivalent, prior to employment. If a non-NWEA certification is held, the candidate must obtain , either through reciprocity or test, a NWEA Collection System Operator Grade IV certificate within one year of hire
  • excellent supervisory skills
  • advanced knowledge of collection system cleaning and maintenance techniques
  • proficient written and verbal communication skills
  • skill in working with computerized maintenance management systems

Compensation: The WRD WW Collection Systems Operator position has a starting salary of $56,846.40.  Clark County Water Reclamation District offers a competitive compensation package:

  • comprehensive group health insurance plan including medical, dental, vision and pharmacy
  • group term life insurance
  • long term disability coverage
  • employer-paid PERS retirement
  • deferred compensation plan participation
  • participation in a FSA program to save for current and/or future health-related expenses
  • longevity pay

Clark County Water Reclamation District: Since 1956, the Clark County Water Reclamation District (formerly the Clark County Sanitation District) has been collecting, treating and reclaiming wastewater in the unincorporated areas of Clark County. Each day, at our facilities throughout Southern Nevada, we treat and reclaim more than 100 million gallons of wastewater to levels near drinking water quality, and return it to the environment or send it to reuse locations throughout the community. The Clark County Water Reclamation District employs approximately 340 employees.

Application Instructions: To apply visit our website Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Be sure to visit our website often at:

5857 East Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, Nevada  89122 (702) 668-8888, (800) 782-4324


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Job Title: Environmental Program Manager
Posted: 01/09/2015
Closing Date: 5:00 Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Job Description:

Employment Opportunity

Environmental Program Manager
Current Pay Range:  $5,377 - $7,205 per month

The Environmental Program Manager is responsible for administering the technical and administrative duties required by LOTT’s Source Control programs, which include the Industrial Pretreatment Program, the Hauled Waste Receiving Program, and Fats, Oils, and Grease (FOG) Program. These duties may include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Managing ongoing Industrial User Survey efforts,
  • Developing and administering a General Permitting Program for Non-Categorical Industrial Users,
  • Developing and administering a multi-jurisdictional Fats, Oils, and Grease program,
  • Conducting annual evaluations of potential Significant Industrial Users (SIU),
  • Communicating and interacting with facility staff to coordinate information and responses to operational issues, such as problems that may be related to industrial or other non-domestic discharges,
  • Inspecting and evaluating permitted and non-permitted Industrial Users as needed,
  • Updating and maintaining the Industrial Pretreatment Program Manual and other related documents in accordance with regulatory agency requirements, and
  • Overseeing in-plant sampling to calculate removal efficiencies of commercial and industrial pollutants in various plant processes for determining and updating local discharge limits.

The successful candidate will have excellent analytical, planning, speaking, writing, organizational, and presentation skills, will be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, be knowledgeable of all Federal, state, and local codes, rules, and regulations pertaining to Industrial Pretreatment Programs, and utilize a variety software programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook to prepare and present analytical and technical reports. 

Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science, Engineering or closely related field, AND five years work experience that includes enforcing environmental regulations; administering industrial environmental compliance programs; collecting, analyzing and determining the waste content of water or sewage samples, conducting industrial waste inspections, or performing other closely related duties required.  Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the degree on a year for year basis.  Additionally, the successful candidate must possess a valid Washington State Driver’s License within 30 days of date of appointment.  Training in and understanding of wastewater treatment plant operations, as evidenced by a verifiable certification by a governing body, is desired.  For additional information, please contact Ken Butti at (360) 528-5708.

Applications must be received by 5:00 Saturday, January 31st, 2015 to be considered for first round of interviews.  Position will remain open until filled.

For a complete job description or to apply, please visit our website at

LOTT Alliance is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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