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The Lake Oroville Area Public Utility District (LOAPUD) is searching for a qualified applicant to fill the position of FIELD OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR

Located in Oroville, CA approximately 75 miles north of Sacramento, LOAPUD provides sanitary sewer (waste water) collection services to approximately 4500 customers over 3500 acres, mostly in the unincorporated areas east and south of the City of Oroville.  Customers include single and multiple family residences, a variety of commercial uses, and public facilities including schools and recreational areas associated with nearby Lake Oroville.

Under supervision of the General Manager the Field Operations Supervisor assigns, reviews and evaluates the work of all field personnel in the installation, maintenance and repair of sanitary sewer collection and related facilities; consults with the General Manager on general priorities, plans and policies; recommends and submits projects to the General Manager for inclusion in the annual budget; insures that operations, plans and personnel are sufficient to meet day-to-day as well as emergency situations; reads and interprets plans and specifications; performs inspections of private construction of sewer facilities; assures that vehicles, equipment and District facilities are maintained in proper working order; evaluates daily work load and determines priorities, subject to approval of the General Manager; coordinates work with other agencies; meets customers and resolves complaints and problems; evaluates performance of subordinates; conducts and coordinates training programs; requisitions parts and supplies; and prepares advance schedules for “on call” duties.ministers the District and has exclusive management and control of the operations and works of the District, subject to approval and policy direction by the Board of Directors, and provides day-to-day leadership for the District.

Please see additional job description information, prerequisite qualifications, essential job duties and additional job requirements in the FIELD OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR  job descriptions at these links:

2310 Job Description - Field Operations Supervisor.pdf


Please return completed application w/resume to:, SUBJECT: Field Operations Supervisor Position.

Applications may be found here:

Application for Employment 8-19-2020 REV 1.pdf

Applications will be reviewed and evaluated. The most qualified applicants will be chosen for interviews.

The selection process may contain all or some of the following elements:

·         Oral Interview

·         Written Examination

·         Final Interview

·         Background Investigation

·         Pre-Employment Physical - All individuals who are offered full-time, temporary or part-time employment shall be required to submit to a physician’s examination and controlled substance test at District expense.  The examining physician will be provided a description of the job involved to assist in a determination of the individual’s fitness to work. 

**Lake Oroville Area Public Utility District is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, or sex. For additional information, or if you require accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact LOAPUD during office hours (Monday through Friday 7 AM to 12 PM and 1 PM to 4 PM) at (530)-533-2000, 1960 Elgin Street, Oroville, CA 95966**

This position will be open until filled.