The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with great attention to detail, be able to work in a fast-paced environment and have experience performing “Laboratory Director” duties, as defined by Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) regulations.
The Otay Water District offers excellent benefits, a balanced work/life environment and is a leader in the industry.
BENEFITS: Partial listing includes medical and dental 100% paid by the District for employee and 88% paid for dependents, paid leave including 14 holidays, life insurance, CalPERS Retirement pension, retirement health benefits, education reimbursement, and much more.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’ degree in biology, chemistry, mathematics or closely related field.
APPLY IMMEDIATELY: Applications will be accepted until there are a sufficient number of highly qualified applicants from which to make a selection. However, for the earliest consideration, please submit your application materials by August 11, 2017. For information on application guidelines and to apply, please go to the Employment section of our website at www.otaywater.gov.
REQUIREMENTS: Four (4) years of experience in conducting laboratory analysis, preferably in the water or wastewater industry.
The District is one of the fastest growing and most progressive water agencies in the region, now serving approximately 223,000 people in the rapidly expanding southeastern region of picturesque San Diego County. The District’s 125.5 square mile service area includes the communities of southern El Cajon, La Mesa, Rancho San Diego, Jamul, Spring Valley, Bonita, eastern Chula Vista, and the Otay Mes...a area along the border with Mexico.
Located in Spring Valley, approximately 15 miles southeast of downtown San Diego, the District is close to all the cultural, educational, and recreational amenities of a large southern California metropolitan area without the daily congestion. The District employs 133 regular employees who are assigned to four major departments. The District takes pride in providing reliable, high-quality products, services, and support.