Pump Maintenance Superintendent

Position Title: Pump Maintenance Superintendent - Frankfort, KY

Position Description: 
Under general direction, supervises and assists in the maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant, pump stations and ancillary equipment.

Supervise, direct and assist the activities of employees engaged in the maintenance of wastewater treatment plant, pump and lift stations; check lift stations, pumps and valves on a regularly scheduled basis to insure proper operating condition; rebuilds and/or replaces faulty pumps, including sump pumps; performs preventive maintenance on pumps, lift stations and valves;
Evaluates assigned staff, interviews and recommends hiring for vacancies within the maintenance crew;
Handles disciplinary and other personnel actions, approves vacation and sick leave for employees under their supervision;
Supervises safe and efficient operation of equipment and perform preventative maintenance, cleaning duties and repairs on equipment;
Performs preventative and routine maintenance at wastewater treatment plant, sewage pump stations, flood pump stations and recommends major repairs to be made;
Contacts homeowners as necessary to explain activities work activities on their property;
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, customers, contractors, and the general public;
Prepare and maintain required reports and records;
Read and interpret blueprints and engineering/construction documents;
Assist contractors, other departments and/or agencies in repairs, maintenance or cleaning duties, as necessary;
Recommends equipment, tools, supplies and materials for purchase and contacts suppliers and vendors to obtain quotes and maintain parts inventory;
Must be able to respond to after hours emergencies;
Other duties as assigned.

Education/Experience/Skills Required: 
High School Graduate or equivalent
Vocational classes desired but not required
5 years of directly related experience
2 years of supervisory experience
Must possess and maintain a Commonwealth of Kentucky Commercial Driver's License with tanker endorsement and air brakes. 

Pay Grade 85 $47,502 - $61,035 (Based on Qualifications)

Application Instructions: 
Download application from www.frankfort.ky.gov