Company: North Weld County Water District
Location: Fort Collins
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Job Description North Weld County Water District is a Title 32
Special District and is located three miles north of Greeley in
Lucerne, CO. The District employs 23 full time employees. The
District provides water service to approximately 5,500 residential,
commercial, and agricultural customers encompassing an area of
approximately 325 square miles. The District Engineer is
responsible for all aspects of Engineering and Maintenance
including: Operation and Maintenance of the Districts Water
Distribution Systems All activities related to the design,
installation, inspection, repair and maintenance of waterline and
Management of Construction Projects and many other matters Policy
development and implementation Development of goals and objectives
Raw water supply (in conjunction with the District Manager and
Water Resources Manager) Local, state, and federal regulatory
compliance Rates, fees, billing, and budget management Engineering
and Field Personnel Management After hours attendance at various
meetings with local, government and business entities and
availability for District emergencies is required.
Job Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Perform long range strategic
and capital planning; analyze future needs and determine what
resources are necessary to implement to ensure adequate
high-quality water and reliable service for the District, subject
to Board review and approval. 2. Attend Board and other management
meetings necessary for the development and implementation of plans,
policies, procedures and standards to advise and provide
recommendations to the Board. 3. Supervise staff for safe and
efficient operation of water distribution and treatment equipment.
4. Prioritize and assign staff tasks, work schedules and inspect
staff work for progress and work quality. 5. Coordinate, develop
and review Developer and District funded projects; Provide cost
estimates for projects, review plans, and inspect job sites. 6.
Provide project management for internal and external projects
involving the District or District facilities. 7. Engineer and
manage technical specifications for the District. 8. Develop and
manage operations and maintenance contracts with outside vendors.
9. Assist in preparation and monitoring of division budget and in
the engineering design and review of capital improvement projects
related to water distribution, production and treatment; develop
and implement long and short-term goals and objectives for the
District. 10. Responds to inquiries from customers, fire, public
works, contractors, other utilities, and governmental agencies.
Respond to and resolve customer service inquiries and complaints.
11. Support the Water Districts policies, goals and objectives and
work with management and other staff to ethically achieve such
goals and objectives; Manage the District Safety Program and ensure
compliance with safety procedures. 12. Manage and develop
electronic databases, spreadsheets, hydraulic models, CAD, GIS and
Experience: 1. 5 years experience in construction, maintenance,
engineering, and project management. Waterworks experience
preferred. 2. Bachelor Degree in Civil, Mechanical or Environmental
Engineering, or similar experience. 3. Possess or obtain within one
year of hire Colorado Professional Engineering License. 4. Class 2
or higher Distribution Water License and Class D Treatment License
or ability to acquire within one year of employment. Our operators
have the required licenses; depending on experience, we are
flexible on the licensing requirements. 5. Strong writing and oral
communication skills. 6. Strong and proven organizational skills.
7. Ability to project a positive public image and to make effective
presentations. 8. Ability to make decisions in consideration of
multiple stake holders. Must have strong administrative skills. 9.
Ability to work with State & County regulatory agencies, local
governments, and local Property Owners Associations. 10. Plan and
implement infrastructure projects and perform long term strategic
planning. 11. Proven strong work ethic with ability and willingness
to work extended hours and weekends. Company Description The North
Weld County Water District is a Colorado Special District located
in Lucerne, Colorado. We provide both potable and non-potable water
to a geographic area of approximately 325 square miles and serve
approximately 5,500 customers.
Keywords: North Weld County Water District, Fort Collins , District Engineer, Other , Fort Collins, Colorado
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