The City of La Crosse is accepting applications for a UTILITIES MANAGER to plan, organize, oversee and manage all aspects of the Water Utility, Sanitary Sewer Utility and Storm Water Utility, including: sewer collection and wastewater treatment; water system supply, storage and distribution; permit and regulatory compliance; contract administration; customer billing; customer service; maintenance of systems; budget preparation and oversight; planning and capital improvements.

Candidates shall have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with five years municipal water and/or wastewater utility management and operational experience, plus five years civil engineering experience in water and wastewater system design/construction experience, or any combination that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. Valid Driver’s License required. Candidate must have the ability to be registered as a professional engineer in Wisconsin within 6 months of hire. Certified Wisconsin Wastewater and Municipal Water Supply Operator licenses required. Must be proficient in computer software including spreadsheets and databases. Direct experience with remote telemetry systems including SCADA in both water and wastewater applications required.

Salary range for this exempt, management position is: $80,088.47 to $105,048 with a hiring range of $80,088.47 to $91,723.19 (salary commensurate with qualifications). The City offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical benefit plan, Wisconsin Retirement Plan, deferred compensation, life insurance, income continuation insurance, voluntary dental and vision plans, Roth IRA, flexible spending, paid holidays, vacations, and sick leave.

Selected candidate subject to background check and post-offer/pre-employment drug screen. The City of La Crosse supports attaining a representative workforce and workplace equity. Please submit a completed City of La Crosse Employment Application. Applications accepted until filled with initial review of applications December 1, 2017.
City of La Crosse Human Resources
400 La Crosse Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
(608) 789-7595

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Workplace

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