Field Operations Supervisor Recruitment in the Department of Public Utilities DeSoto, Texas. Pay range $47000-$67000/yr Apply Now

The purpose of the position is to provide first line support to a work group or unit completing operational, construction or maintenance activities.  This is accomplished by planning and organizing jobs; overseeing maintenance and repairs; coordinating projects between departments; and maintaining records of work performed.  Other duties include training and enforcing safety regulations.

Job Details:

Job TitleField Operations Supervisor
CompanyDepartment of Public Utilities Desoto, Texas
Job TypeRegular/ Government
LocationDesoto, Texas
Closing timeTill now it continues

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works as lead for a unit or group by assigning work unit tasks; scheduling equipment and services; overseeing the maintenance and repair of equipment; ensuring all safety practices are followed; and resolving unexpected problems.
  • Schedules and assigns activities by reviewing and scheduling priorities; reviewing, recording and filing work orders; and referring jobs for contract work.
  • Strives for safe work environment by scheduling and attending training; scheduling safety meetings; ensuring safety equipment and risk practices are followed; and filing claims as they occur.
  • Maintains records by entering work information; recording maintenance activities; and tracking job costs.


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Three years of experience on a crew in the construction or maintenance of water and wastewater systems

Supplemental Information:

  • Knowledge of methods, materials and techniques used in the construction and maintenance of water and wastewater systems
  • Knowledge of standard safety processes, work gear and procedures
  • Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, with co-workers, the public, and elected and appointed officials
  • Skill in the operation and use of standard office software which includes databases and presentation programs, along with standard Microsoft products
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment

How to Apply:

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