Water Treatment Plant Chief Operator

The Laconia Water Department, located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire is seeking an individual for the position of Water Treatment Plant Chief Operator to direct the activities of the Treatment Division including a 6-million gallon per day Neptune Trident treatment system and all related storage tanks and booster stations. A thorough knowledge of all State and Federal Drinking Water Regulations and strong written and oral communication is required. Applicant must possess a NH Grade III treatment license or the ability to obtain one within a year.

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in a related field plus 4 years of progressively responsible experience including at least 2 years in a supervisory capacity or any equivalent combination of education and experience. A job description is available at the office at 988 Union Avenue Laconia or by e-mail request to spate@laconianh.gov. Salary range is $28.40 to $34.81.

Applicant must live within 30 minutes of the office and be available for emergency response.

A completed application is required and is available at the office or https://www.laconianh.gov/DocumentCenter/View/187/Employment-Application-PDF.

Applications and resumes will be accepted at the office, Attn: Employment, 988 Union Avenue, Laconia, New Hampshire 03246, Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (603) 524-0901 or to the above e-mail address.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


City of Laconia
Close Date: 
Friday, March 24, 2023
Salary range is $28.40 to $34.81.