00-0655R

RESOLUTION APPROVING PROPOSED SPECIFICATIONS FOR THE NEW CIVIL SERVICE CLASSIFICATION OF OPERATIONS MANAGER FOR WATER AND GAS SUPPLY, AND SPECIFYING CONTRACT BENEFITS FOR SAME.

BY COUNCILOR STEWART:

RESOLVED, that the proposed specifications for the new civil service classification of operations manager for water and gas supply, which were approved by the civil service board on October 4, 1999, and which are filed with the city clerk as Public Document No. _______________, are approved; that said classification shall be subject to the city's collective bargaining agreement with its supervisory unit employees; and that the pay range for said classification shall be 1115 to 1130, Pay Rate $4,335 to $5,594 per month.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The new classification is a result of the integration of the old public works and water and gas departments. This position replaces the systems operations manager position and is responsible for planning, developing and administering the supply system to provide natural gas and water to the city of Duluth. The pay range was approved by city council on September 11, 2000, (Resolution 00-0624) as part of a supplemental agreement between the city of Duluth and city of Duluth Supervisory Association.