Metropolitan Council Assistant Business Unit Manager- Planning & Scheduling (Mechanical focus)_11245134_mc in St. Paul, Minnesota

We are the Metropolitan Council, the regional government for the seven-county Twin Cities metropolitan area. We plan 30 years ahead for the future of the metropolitan area and provide regional transportation, wastewater, and housing services. More information about us on our website. We are committed to supporting a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve. The Metropolitan Council Environmental Services Department is seeking to fill two (2) Assistant Business Unit Manager, Planning and Scheduling positions. How your work would contribute to our organization and the Twin Cities region: The HARD-WORKING INDIVIDUALS WE NEED FOR OUR TEAM WILL BE: Responsible for managing the planning, scheduling, and prioritization of maintenance and repair activities for MCES Wastewater Treatment plants. He/she will assist with day to day supervision of maintenance activities, staff, contractors and assist in development and capital planning. Priority will be given to those who apply on or before May 15, 2018. This posting may close at anytime without notice, after May 15, 2018. Hiring Salary Range: $76, 586 -$86, 923 Full Salary Range: $76, 586- $108, 638 About Us: Join an award-winning wastewater industry leader in protecting our environment! Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) is an operating division of the Metropolitan Council. MCES operates and maintains the wastewater collection and treatment system for the Minneapolis-St. Paul seven-county metropolitan area, which includes approximately 600 miles of regional sanitary sewers and eight regional wastewater treatment plants. MCES treats an average of 250 million gallons of wastewater daily, providing cost-effective service to more than 2.6 million people in 109 customer communities. MCES treatment plants consistently earn state and national awards for complete compliance with their environmental permits. MCES also is nationally renowned for its superior work monitoring air and water quality and planning for a long-range water supply to meet future demand. To find out how the Metropolitan Council and the Environmental Services division serve the Twin Cities region, please click on the links for more information: and What you would do in this job: Prepares job plans and scopes for maintenance projects and activities. Identifies key tasks, procedures, materials and safety measures critical to completion of these projects and activities. Schedules preventive and corrective maintenance activities. Identifies maintenance, repair, modification or replacement needs. Plans for outside contracted maintenance projects and activities that need to be contracted; selects contractors appropriate to the job required; supervises the work of contract personnel attending to assigned projects. Prepares purchase requisitions, requests for quotations, sole source documents and contract initiation memos to support maintenance projects and activities; serves as Project Manager for assigned projects. Facilitates planning meetings to discuss the upgrading and/or replacement of mechanical and electrical systems and equipment and establish work priorities and scheduling requirements. Acts as principal contact and liaison between Maintenance, Operations and other departments served by Maintenance.