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.

Duties/Responsibilities: 
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. 

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

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