Delta Diablo

Laboratory Manager

Onsite - Antioch, CA
Application Deadline: 7/1/24

Boucher Law, PC is currently assisting Delta Diablo with finding their next Laboratory Manager. This is an excellent opportunity for an exceptionally talented and motivated Laboratory Manager to manage and lead the operations of a public laboratory and the Laboratory Division, which includes three Chemist positions and two Environmental Compliance Specialist positions as direct reports.


As a nationally recognized leader and progressive “Utility of the Future,” the District is firmly committed to organizational excellence, exemplary regulatory compliance, resource recovery, innovative approaches, sustainable solutions, and community engagement. To perform the job successfully, the candidate must have an in-depth knowledge of the principles, practices, and functions of laboratory operations in public utility water and wastewater quality control. This position requires a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or a closely related field and seven years of experience in water quality control laboratory operations and compliance work, at least two years of which was in a water or wastewater treatment plant facility, and five years of experience in pretreatment.


The Laboratory Division Manager will manage and participate in the development and implementation of short- and long-term goals, objectives, policies, and priorities for assigned functions and programs, ensure regulatory compliance for environmental programs and laboratory operations, prepare recommendations, reports, and other materials, and represent the District at meetings, seminars, and conferences.


The Agency offers a competitive salary range and an excellent benefit package. The salary range for this position is $163,314.96/yr. to $198,510.36/yr.


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First review of applications begins on Monday, July 1, 2024, with appointment of selected candidate in September.


To apply for this exciting opportunity, upload your resume, cover letter, and names of six professional references (two of each: two supervisors, two direct reports, and two colleagues). References will not be contacted until a conditional offer of employment is extended. Upload your application packet at:


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Application packets may also be emailed to: Dropbox Email Link