Description :

Position Summary:
Performs a variety of supervisory, administrative, skilled, technical, and maintenance work in the planning, construction, maintenance, operation, repair and replacement of the City water distribution system, sanitary sewer collection system, and urban forestry program.  
Work involves the planning, coordination, and supervision of Public Works activities and employees. Work also involves a variety of administrative duties. Work is performed with considerable independence, under general supervision of the Director of Public Works, and is reviewed by analysis of operating records, inspections, conferences, and observation of results obtained.

Required Qualifications:    
High School graduate or equivalent.  Valid commercial driver's license with tanker endorsement.  Ten years of progressively responsible experience in repair, maintenance, and construction work involving Public Works.  Three years of supervisory experience. Water Supply System Operator’s Certificate, Class C and Wastewater Operator’s Certificate.

Desired Qualifications:    
Public Works Administration Certificate or equivalent certification from a Technical training institute. Leadership Academy or similar training. Two years of training and/or experience in the operation of a computer. Tree Inspector’s Certificate.

Salary Range:  $7,269  - $8,260 per month, plus fringe benefits

Contact :
Application Procedure:    
City applications are available from the City Hall Information Window, by downloading from, or by e-mailing or calling Nancy Becker at or (763) 706-3606. A City application MUST be completed and returned to the Human Resources Director/Assistant City Manager, City of Columbia Heights, 590 40th Avenue N.E., Columbia Heights, MN 55421, no later than 4:30 PM, Friday, February 22, 2019.

Required:  Employment Application
Job Posting: Public Works Superintendent - Utilities
Job Description: Public Works Superintendent - Utilities

Selection Procedure:    
Applicants will be evaluated on the following criteria:
50%  Experience and Training
50%  Oral Interview

Closing Date:  Applications accepted until 4:30 PM, Friday, February 22, 2019.

EOE M/F/V/H    
The City of Columbia Heights does not discriminate on the basis
of disability in employment or the provision of services

Deadline for Applying : Feb 22, 2019 04:30 PM