Wastewater Operations Manager

Agency City of Oxnard



Wastewater Operations Manager Brochure 

The City of Oxnard

Located on the beautiful Southern California  coast, the City of Oxnard has a small-town atmosphere even though it is the largest and most populous city in the County of Ventura with over 200,000 residents. Located about 60 miles northwest of Los Angeles and 35 miles south of Santa Barbara, Oxnard offers rich diversity and culture.

While embracing its long-standing agricultural industry, the City of Oxnard has embraced dynamic change and enjoys an expanding economy based on a variety of industries including retail, manufacturing and industry, the port, a regional medical center, two military bases, and tourism. The City has worked diligently to maintain a “business friendly” environment.

 Residents of the City of Oxnard enjoy an unsurpassed quality of life. With tree-lined streets, city parks, golf courses, marinas, and many community events and festivals, combined with 7 miles of sandy beaches at the City’s doorstep and the Los Padres National Forest nearby, opportunities for a rich and varied life abound.  It is the perfect place to raise a family.

The Position

Under general direction, plans, organizes, oversees, coordinates, and reviews the work of the of staff performing work related to the daily operations of the wastewater, recycled water, and storm water treatment facilities systems and programs; coordinates assigned activities with other City divisions, departments, and outside agencies; provides highly complex and responsible staff assistance to assigned Public Works Deputy Director, and others in areas of expertise; performs related work as required.


Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in engineering, natural sciences, business or public administration, or a related field

Seven years of progressively responsible wastewater treatment and operations experience, including four years of experience in leading operations, maintenance, or environmental personnel in a comparable agency.

Possession of a valid driver’s license at the appropriate level including special endorsements, as required by the State of California, may be required depending upon assignment to perform the essential job functions of the position.

Possession of a Grade V California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB).


$78,162 to $129,281

To Apply

To apply for this opportunity, please visit Koff & Associates’ website at www.koffassociates.com to download an application. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and application by email to infokoff@koffassociates.com. As an alternative, you can mail the completed application materials to:

Koff & Associates, 2835 7th Street, Berkeley, CA 94710

The deadline to apply is October 5, 2015.

The City of Oxnard is an equal opportunity employer encouraging workforce diversity.

The information contained herein does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract, and these provisions are subject to change.

Koff & Associates