DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, BRUNSWICK-GLYNN COUNTY JOINT WATER & SEWER COMMISSION
The Brunswick-Glynn County Joint Water and Sewer Commission provides water and sanitary sewer services to a community which combines a slower pace of life with the amenities of a resort community while being an hour from Savannah and an hour from Jacksonville where even greater level of amenities are accessible. The City of Brunswick is mainland to the beautiful barrier islands of St. Simons Island, Sea Island, Little St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island. This area, referred to as the Golden Isles, is located on the southern coastline of Georgia, tucked between Savannah, GA and Jacksonville, FL. Known as one of the most historic and visually striking places in the country to visit and live, the Golden Isles radiate charm with endless golden marshes, century old grand oak trees, nineteenth century Victorian-style homes and pristine waterways and beaches. The area offers a variety of casual and fine dining restaurants, art galleries, quality medical facilities, unique shopping boutiques, churches, and cultural venues. Home to the RSM Classic, part of the PGA tour, the Golden Isles’ world-class golf courses have earned the area a reputation as a “golfer’s paradise”. Ideal weather conditions throughout the year provide for an active and healthy lifestyle, supporting endless hobbies and traditional sports.
The BGJWSC is a relatively young utility formed in 2008 by the combining of city and county utilities. The utility plays an integral role in community development issues. The utility’s vision is to be a best in class utility. The BGJWSC has a strong energized staff and is looking to fill the key position of Deputy Executive Director with an individual who has a similar energy level and drive for excellence in their professional life. This individual would ideally have operations experience, engineering/technical knowledge, and experience using formal asset management programs in optimizing utility operations and maintenance. This position will report to the Executive Director as the second in command at the utility. This person should be comfortable communicating with and working with City and County elected officials as well as community economic development officials.
The Deputy Executive Director will be the second in command and will assist the Executive Director as needed. This person will aid in strategic planning and personnel development. This person will also assist with organizational development as opportunities and needs are identified. The formal asset management program is one of the keys to the future for this utility and as such will be a major focus for this person. This person will assist with managing a dynamic capital improvements plan. The person will also participate in planning rates for operational revenues and fees for capital improvement plan financing with a strong emphasis on keeping rates and fees affordable in the community. Compliance with all local state and federal regulations will be a portion of this person’s duties.
The BGJWSC provides a strong benefits package which includes major medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid sick time and vacation, ten paid holidays and employer funded retirement. The annual salary range for this position starts at $101,416. Pay is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The BGJWSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled. All interested candidates must should email their resume and letter of interest including salary requirements to:
Water and sewer utility experience and at least six (6) years of progressive management experience are desired. A degree in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering or related field is preferred. Experience and expertise will be considered which demonstrate the requisite abilities to successfully preform requirements of this position. Safe driving record and valid driver’s license, criminal and credit background check, pre-employment drug screening and physical is also required.
About Brunswick-Glynn Joint Water and Sewer Commission
The Brunswick Glynn Joint Water & Sewer Commission is committed to serving the residents and businesses of the City of Brunswick and Glynn County by providing high-quality, dependable drinking water and wastewater treatment services, encouraging and implementing water conservation, safeguarding public health and the environment, and providing for future economic growth through progressive planning and resource management.