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DPW - General Foreman (Water & Sewer Division)
City of Marlborough
Department of Public Works – Water & Sewer Division
General Foreman


The City of Marlborough, Department of Public Works is seeking to fill a vacancy for the position of General Foreman in the Water and Sewer Division.  

Responsibilities:   Supervises operation, construction & maintenance of water distribution & wastewater collection systems, subject only to general direction of Commissioner and/or Asst. Commissioner who are responsible only for broad outlines of goals, supervises daily operation, construction and maintenance activities of water distribution & wastewater collection systems, and all related peripheral equipment.  Lays out work; assigns equipment and crews; supervises work in progress and upon completion; administers and manages all aspects of the city’s water distribution and wastewater collection systems; prepares or causes to be prepared reports required by state and/or federal agencies, including drinking water compliance submittals; schedules and directs the sampling of drinking water parameters for regulatory compliance.; insures city compliance with all applicable clean water laws and regulations; supervises all subordinate personnel either directly or through lower level supervisors.  Coordinates and oversees the entire Water & Sewer Division operations.  Oversees recognized safety procedures for all DPW operations.

Qualifications:   Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of wastewater and water systems; working knowledge of all applicable state and/or federal laws; ability to interact with subordinates to assure inter-departmental cooperation and to achieve overall goals and objectives; knowledge of the principles and practices of personnel supervision.

The successful candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.  At least five full years’ experience in water and/or wastewater systems, or educational substitutions as allowed by the Board of Certification of Water and Wastewater systems.  Certification as an operator of drinking water distribution systems, Grade II D full required with ability to obtain Grade D III full within 6 months.  Must have and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator’s license

Salary: $82,138.69 – $92,392.58
Location:       Municipal Garage, 135 Neil St., Marlborough, MA and city-wide assignments

To apply, please send or deliver resumes to:
Human Resources Department
City of Marlborough
140 Main Street
Marlborough, MA  01752

Position will remain open until filled.

Position:       __X __  Union   ______  Non-Union       ______  Contract
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        ___ _   Provisional             ___X_   Permanent       ______  Temporary


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