City of Dallas, Texas
Water Conservation Manager
Salary: $77,264 – $96,580 DOQ DOE
Final filing date: Monday, March 21, 2022.
The City of Dallas is looking for a new Water Conservation Manager to lead the comprehensive efforts towards environmental stewardship, sustainability, resource conservation, environmental compliance, and environmental education with a focus on excellent equitable service delivery.
The Water Conservation Manager will report to an Assistant Director in the Office of Environmental Quality and Sustainability (OEQS). Under the direction of the Assistant Director, this position will lead a team of 10 staff members, both direct and indirect reports, in providing conservation services to Dallas’ water customers with the objective of reducing water usage to meet established water use goals. The Water Conservation Division is funded by Dallas Water Utilities, an enterprise fund department within the City of Dallas.
The Water Conservation Manager will oversee, plan, develop, and implement water conservation programs and policies, consistent with Dallas’ long-term goals related to water conservation strategies; coordinate water conservation program activities with various Local, Regional, State, and/or Federal agencies in order to promote conservation; develop long-term strategic goals related to water conservation efforts and recommends changes to City codes relating to water management; coordinate with Dallas Water Utilities in the development and implementation of the Long-Range Water Supply Plan’s Water Conservation Water Management Strategy; and oversee the use of data from various sources and applies analytical methods to quantify and track water savings from water conservation program and strategy implementation.
The ideal candidate is passionate about the need for sustainable water resources and making water conservation a way of life. It is imperative that this person has knowledge of industry trends regarding conservation initiatives, as well as Federal, State, and Local laws and ordinances governing water use and conservation; and will be able to represent and advocate the City’s policies. Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work with diverse groups while advancing the City’s interests are required to be successful in this position.
Candidates shall have a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Water Resources/Management, Business, or other related discipline, from an accredited university; at least five (5) years of professional-level experience in managing and/or implementing water conservation programs or other related program; and at least five (5) year in a supervisory role.
A Master's degree or higher from an accredited university in a specified field plus three (3) years of the required experience including three (3) years of the stated supervision/management responsibilities will meet the education and experience requirements.
To be considered for this exceptional career opportunity, please submit your resume, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references to:
For additional information contact:
CPS HR Consulting
To view an online brochure for this position visit: https://www.cpshr.us/recruitment-solutions/executive-search
City of Dallas website: https://dallascityhall.com
The City of Dallas is an equal opportunity employer.