Water & Sewer Superintendent

The Town of Newport is currently accepting applications for a full-time Water & Sewer Superintendent. The Town provides water and sewer collection to approximately 1,600 residences and industrial/commercial facilities. This position encompasses all aspects of administration of the Town’s water and sewer system. The Supervisor shall be the water system Primary Operator and is responsible for operation, maintenance and proper function of the Town’s water supply, water distribution system and sewer collection system. The Water and Sewer Superintendent must live within a 30-minute commute of downtown Newport.

Minimum qualifications: Knowledge and level of competency associated with a post- secondary education. Five years experience in water and sewer system construction and maintenance, including three years’ supervisory experience and two years experience with heavy equipment operation and computer software use, or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Possession of New Hampshire Water Distribution and Treatment certifications (Grade II) and Confined Space certification. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of New Hampshire for the type of vehicle or equipment operated (CDL-B). Possession of Collection Systems Operator Grade II certification is a plus. Salary $61,000 - $82,000 DOQ.

Please submit resumes electronically to the Town Manager’s Office, Town of Newport, 15 Sunapee Street, Newport, NH 03773 (jdufour@newportnh.gov).

Questions, please contact Joanne Dufour, M-F, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at (603) 863-1877.

The Town of Newport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please see full job description at www.newportnh.gov

Town of Newport
Close Date: 
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
$61,000 - $82,000