Under general supervision, incumbent provides supervision and lead direction in all day-today functions of the District's Landfill Gas (LFG) Control Facility consisting of LFG fired engines/generators and associated equipment, LFG blowers and associated equipment, enclosed LFG flare and associated equipment, the 4160V distribution system, and the operation of the associated Landfill Gas Collection and Control System (GCCS); performs skilled mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of LFG/methane/natural gas fueled power generation and control systems and related equipment; and performs other job related duties as assigned.
This is a fully experienced, journey level, specialist class for the operation, maintenance, and repair of District LFG/methane/natural gas fueled power generation and control systems, and facility operations supervision.
Good time management skills to ensure assigned responsibilities are completed in an efficient and safe manner. Good communication skills; able to effectively communicate operating issues to management. Good follow through ability; adheres to work schedules and follows through on challenges as they arise. Ability to adhere to permit requirements, District policies and rules set forth; promotes the District’s safety standards; works with a sense of honesty and trustworthiness. Maintains a feeling of pride in work; strives to achieve all goals.
The incumbent in this position provides direct supervision to the LFG department staff.
License or Certificate: Possession of Class C California Drivers’ License. Continued possession of a valid California Driver's license and compliance with established District vehicle operation standards, including on-going insurability to drive District vehicles, are conditions of employment.
Education and Experience:
Five (5) years or more of increasingly responsible journey-level work experience in the operation, maintenance, and repair of an electrical generation facility, particularly a methane gas fueled facility. One (1) or more years of Supervisory experience in the field preferred.
Completion of advanced educational training in methane fueled generators and electrical power transmission systems is highly desirable. Experience with PLC helpful. Effective oral and written communication skills are required. High School Diploma or GED required. Associates Degree or relevant certification preferred.
Medical/Dental/Vision, CalPERS retirement, Life, STD/LTD, 14 paid Holidays, 12 days paid sick and Vacation leave.
Monterey Regional Waste Management District also known as the Marina Landfill is located on the Monterey Peninsula in Marina, California. We are a Special District with about 100 employees. We offer excellent benefits including: Medical/Dental/Vision, Life, LTD, CalPERS retirement, 457 Deferred Comp Plan, 14 paid Holidays, Vacation, & Sick leave.