The City of Alva, Oklahoma, is currently soliciting applications for the position of Street/Sanitation Superintendent. The desired candidate will be a leader who can evaluate current organizational structure and operations and then implement the vision and culture necessary to improve the organization. The selected candidate will serve in a supervisory position which requires mechanical knowledge, construction, and maintenance technology. The position is responsible for the scheduling and supervision of work performed by subordinate skilled crews and requires the inspection of work zones and safety compliance, as well as, oversees all work that is performed by department crews. The candidate is required to: make, or assist in making, important decisions as it relates to project schedules and department purchasing needs; schedule work and assign personnel to specific duties; responds to emergency situations; recommends and implements corrections and improvements to gain greater operating efficiency; diagnoses difficulties and assigns work to crews; assists in planning and establishing operating policies and procedures; perform work of subordinates both in a training and backup capacity and serve as a working supervisor; is accountable for and performs maintenance to all equipment and tools; and performs other related work as required. Minimum job qualifications include a High School diploma or GED; and, eight or more years of progressively responsible experience; or, any combination of education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job; and a valid State Driver's License. The selected candidate should also possess knowledge of methods, equipment, and materials utilized in construction operations and sanitation collection. Salary range is $49,151.76 to $68,037.53 annually.
The position will remain until filled. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and three work-related references, to the City of Alva, ATTN: Manager, 415 4th Street, Alva, Oklahoma, 73717.