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Pacific City Joint Water-Sanitary Authority – Authority Manager

Posted: 4/21/2021
Salary: $85,000 - $125,000
Location: Pacific City, OR

The Pacific City Joint Water-Sanitary Authority (PCJWSA) is located in Pacific City, on the Oregon Coast. PCJWSA is a publicly owned water and wastewater special district governed by a five-member Board of Directors. The Authority serves approximately 1,460 homes and businesses in a 2.7 square mile area within the unincorporated community of Pacific City and Woods. PCJWSA operates on a FY 20/21 budget of $7.5 million and with 9 full-time employees.

Under the general direction of the Board of Directors, the Authority Manager is responsible for water and wastewater services provided within the PCJWSA service boundary, including related financial, administrative, operational, technical management and community relations.

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field is preferred. Candidates must have at least 10 years of experience directly relevant to job duties, including 5 years as a supervisor.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of responsibility for a Grade III or higher tertiary activated sludge facility, Grade III or higher wastewater collection system, Grade II or higher water distribution system, and Grade I or higher membrane surface water treatment plant.

The new Authority Manager is expected to relocate to the Oregon Coast and live within 20 minutes of the PCJWSA office. For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at and click on "Open Recruitments". For questions, call 206-368-0050.

The Pacific City Joint Water-Sanitary Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

First review of applications: June 6, 2021 (open until filled).