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Full Time Employment Opportunities

The Sanitary District of Decatur is looking to hire motivated individuals to fill several open positions. The positions and a brief job summary are listed below. Please follow the links to access our ziprecruiter page to find more information and to submit your resume.

Operator in Training - https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/59529508

Public Hearing on 2019-20 Budget and Appropriation Ordinance

The Sanitary District of Decatur Board of Trustees Scheduled a Public Hearing on the 2019-2020 Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for April 24, 2019 @ 5:30PM at the District's Administrative Office located at 501 Dipper Lane. A copy of the proposed ordinance is available at this link 2019-2020 Budget and Appropriation Ordinance and at the Administrative Office during regular business hours.

Regular April Board Meeting Rescheduled

At the March 20, 2019 Regular Board Meeting the Board of Trustees for the Sanitary District of Decatur voted to reschedule the Regular April Board Meeting from April 17, 2019 to April 24, 2019. The meeting will be held at the regular time of 5:30PM and the regular location, 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur, IL 62522.   This notice is for informational purposes only and not for publication as a legal notice as the April Meeting date is the only regular meeting being rescheduled. Please contact Executive Director Kent Newton at kentn@sddcleanwater.org or 217-422-6931 if you have any questions.

2019 Chemical Bids

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Sealed bids for treatment plant chemicals and fuel for the Sanitary District of Decatur, Illinois will be received at the District’s office, 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur, Illinois 62522 until 10:00 a.m. local time on March 29, 2019, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.  Bids are being requested for Gasoline & Diesel Fuel, Liquid Nitrogen Fertilizer, Sodium Hypochlorite, Sodium Bisulfite, and Ferrous Chloride. 

 

Administrative Office Coordinator Position

Administrative Office Coordinator Resumes for the Administrative Office Coordinator may be submitted on-line HERE.  Pay is up to 17.08/ hourly depending on qualifications. Contact Sherih@sddcleanwater.org with questions.   Summary: The Administrative Office Coordinator performs receptionist and secretarial duties including: maintaining files and schedules, initiating industrial permit renewals and reminders, tracking administrative compliance and performing extensive data entry.   Duties and Responsibilities:

Notice of Availability of the Sanitary District of Decatur 2017-2018 Audit

The Sanitary District of Decatur hereby provides public notice that an audit of its funds for the period May 1, 2017 through April 30, 2018 has been made by the accounting firm of CliftonLarsonAllen. The full report of the audit is available for public inspection at 501 Dipper Lane, Decatur IL 62522 during regular business hours 7:00AM to 4:00PM Monday through Friday except for holidays and is available HERE.

West Headworks Upgrades

The West Headworks provides preliminary and primary treatment on 40% of the wastewater treatment facility 125 MGD peak flows. Upgrades to the West Headworks to the Sanitary District of Decatur, 501 Dipper Lane are being financed by the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF). The SRF program is administered by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and receives a portion of its money to fund these types of projects from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. This project includes replacement of the west headworks screening and grit handling facilities, along with restoration of various concrete structures, pumps and valves.

Public Act 097-0609 Compliance

Public Act 097-0609 requires that, at least six days before an employer participating in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund approves an employee’s total compensation package that is equal to or in excess of $150,000 per year; the employer must post the total compensation package for that employee. Public Act 097-0609 also requires that the total compensation package be posted not more than six days after the budget is approved for employees making more than $75,000 in total compensation. The information may be posted on the employer’s website or at the principal office of the employer.

Swimming Pool Credit Program Discontinued

In August of 2017 the Sanitary District of Decatur started to evaluate the swimming pool credit program. The main factors considered were the relatively low benefit for the customer compared to the cost of issuing pool credits and the fact that other options were available to residents who did not want to pay Sanitary District user fees for outdoor water uses. 

2018 Chemical Bid Tabulations

The Sanitary District of Decatur opened bids on April 12, 2018 for our chemicals.  Click HERE for a PDF of the 2018 Chemical Bid Tabulations.  If you have any questions or would like your business added to the mailing list for the next chemical bid, please call David Collard at 217-422-6931 ext. 214 or email at davidc@sddcleanwater.org.

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