CITY OF FREEPORTThe City of Freeport IL has a Director of Utility Operations position available. This position is responsible for the management of the Water & Wastewater pumping stations, treatment facilities, distribution and collection systems, storm water collection systems, construction activities, and planning, organizing, and staffing. This employee also assists the City Engineer in developing capital improvement and replacement plans. A combination of education and experience equaling a minimum of ten years working with water and wastewater treatment plants and conveyance systems is required. Qualified candidates will possess Illinois EPA Class B Water Treatment Operator and Illinois EPA Class 1 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator licenses. Residency within the City is preferred. Application deadline is June 30, 2017. The City of Freeport is an equal opportunity employer. Please email resumes to the Human Resource Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City of Freeport is located approximately 20 miles south of the Wisconsin state border and approximately 25 miles west of Rockford, IL. We are the county seat of Stephenson County and have a population of over 25,000. Freeport is a wonderful mix of old and new. Fortune 500 companies like Newell Rubbermaid occupy some of the oldest buildings downtown, while antique stores and mom-and-pop rest...aurants enjoy software developers as neighbors. Turn-of-the-century Victorian homes co-exist with modern senior-living facilities. We have a leading-edge hospital and cancer center, excellent schools, from preschool through community college, and a state-of-the-art library, located in the heart of our historic city center.