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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 Business Office in City Hall or to employment@cityofmacomb.com.

Applications are available online https://cityofmacomb.com/employmentapplication/ 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 employment@cityofmacomb.com .

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.



The City of Macomb is accepting applications for part-time temporary seasonal (40 hours per week) help to work in the Public Works Department. Assignments may include street maintenance, cemetery & grounds. These positions are hourly pay ($15.00/hour) with no benefits.

Interested persons meeting the following requirements are encouraged to apply:

1. Must be able to perform manual labor in an outdoor environment.
2. Must possess a valid Illinois driver’s license.
3. Must be at least 16 years of age.

Applications are available at the Mayor’s Office in Macomb City Hall, 232 E. Jackson Street or on-line at https://cityofmacomb.com/employmentapplication/

Completed applications must be returned to the Business Office in City Hall. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled.


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