Director of Operations – Central Contra Costa Sanitary District

Client: Central Contra Costa Sanitary District,
(Martinez, California)
Position: Director of Operations
Closing Date: Closed; Appointment Made

Additional Information: 


The Central Contra Costa Sanitary District (CCCSD or Central San) is highly regarded in the region for its focus on innovation, optimization, fiscal strength, and organizational excellence. Reporting to the General Manager, and overseeing approximately 140 staff, the Director of Operations is responsible for planning, managing, overseeing, and directing the services of the Operations Department including plant operations, plant maintenance, collection systems, and pumping stations. The Director of Operations also coordinates Department activities with other District officials and outside agencies. Additionally, the position provides highly responsible and complex management support to the General Manager. The District’s FY 2020-21 budget is $182.4 million and includes: $90.7 million for operations and maintenance and $88 million for capital improvement projects. Central San has maintained strong reserve balances across its various funds which is a strong signal of its fiscal stability. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public administration, civil engineering, or a closely related field. A Master’s degree is desirable. Ten years of full-time, increasingly responsible, experience in the operations or maintenance of a wastewater treatment plant, including four years of supervisory and management experience. Municipal experience is preferred. The salary for this executive position will be $202,388-$255,643 DOQ, including an excellent benefits package. The District employees are members of the Contra Costa County Employees’ Retirement Association (CCCERA) with CalPERS reciprocity.