Open Position: Wastewater Superintendent

Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent

The City of Mattoon is accepting applications for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent. Eight years of Water and/or Wastewater Treatment Plant experience is required. A Class I Wastewater Treatment Operators License is required. Supervisory experience is preferred.

The Wastewater Treatment Plant is rated for an average dry weather flow of 5.3 mgd, and a peak wet weather flow of 14 mgd. The staff includes 1 Lead Operator and 4 Operators. The plant is manned 10 hours/day, 7 days per week. The Superintendent has primary on-call responsibility after hours. The Lead Operator shares part of the on-call duty. The salary range is $70,000 to $80,000 DOQ.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to:  Debbie Crean, 208 N 19th Street, Mattoon, Illinois 61938, or by email (click to see email address… The application period is open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer:  disability/veteran

WWTP Superintendent Position
Salary & Benefits

Salary:  $70,000/yr to $80,000/yr DOQ

Employment Status:

Full-Time, Non-Union
Salaried Position – No Overtime Compensation
12 Month Probationary Period

Work Hours:

Normal work hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday
Responsible for on-call during non-working hours.

Work Vehicle:  On-site use only.

Cell Phone:  City furnished cell phone or $50/month reimbursement.

Residency Requirement:  20 miles of Mattoon City Limits

Health Insurance:

Self-Insured PPO (Rates for 05/01/20 to 04/30/21)
Employee only: $146.32/month
Family Coverage: $353.56/month
Dental and $10,000 in Life Insurance Included


Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
Employee Share: 4.5%
10 years of service required to become vested

Holidays:  13 paid holidays per year

Vacation:  2 weeks per year

Sick Leave:  2 weeks per year

Drug Testing:  Pre-employment, post-accident, and random drug testing.

E-mail application documents:  click to see email address…

Accepting applications until the position is filled.

The City of Mattoon is an Equal Opportunity Provider & Employer.