Plant Operations Manager

Upper Blackstone Water Pollution Abatement District
Millbury, MA

The Upper Blackstone Water Pollution Abatement District is a MA Grade 7 Wastewater Treatment Plant in Millbury, MA currently accepting resumes for a Plant Operations Manager.  We are one of New England’s largest clean water treatment plants serving roughly 250,000 people in the greater Worcester area and managing biosolids for an additional 14 communities.

Candidates will be responsible for supervisory work of a difficult and responsible nature in connection with the operation and efficient maintenance of the plant.  Work involves significant technical knowledge as well as considerable independent judgment in planning work and making technical decisions. Individual is responsible for oversight of operations’ staff including assistance with hiring and training.  Provides senior-level operating support to the Engineer Director and Deputy Director.  Other responsibilities include managing purchase of supplies, chemicals, and energy and preparation of written reports.  Bachelor’s Degree with major work in chemistry, life sciences, environmental engineering, or a related field.  A minimum of 10 years’ experience in wastewater treatment work, three years in a supervisory capacity.  Any equivalent combination of education and experience.