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Water Treatment Manager

City of Macomb

Water Treatment Manager


Pay range:  $62,500-$84,000

Location: Macomb, IL

The City of Macomb is forward focused and dedicated to providing safe and prosperous living and excellent educational opportunities.  We are a self-sustaining community providing a vast infrastructure supporting access to healthy retail and commercial markets for our culturally diverse population.

The Water Treatment Manager is responsible for oversight of the water treatment plant and distribution system.  They provide ongoing supervision and coordination of the water production staff including work schedules, assigning and reviewing work, training, evaluating performance, interviewing, and recommending the hiring, evaluation and discipline of employees. Keeps and maintains variety of records in the department.  The Water Treatment Manager assists the Public Works Director in developing and managing the operating budget, assessing and specifying Capital needs, and the procurement of materials and supplies.

Minimum Training and Experience Required

Graduation from high school or GED
Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline
Five years experience in water treatment and distribution
Possession of a valid Illinois Class A Water Operator’s Certificate or ability to obtain one within 6 months
Five years experience in relevant supervision and management of employees
Working knowledge of MS Word, Outlook, Internet Explorer and Excel
Relevant training and experience may be substituted in lieu of education and experience requirements.
Closing date: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Completed applications for this position must be returned to the Mayor’s Office in City Hall or to

Applications are available online or at:

City of Macomb

City Hall

232 E. Jackson Street

Macomb, IL 61455

For information on City of Macomb, including more information on employee benefits and our company culture, please email .

City of Macomb is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.