Delta Diablo is seeking an experienced Finance Professional to provide temporary assistance (extra help) to the Finance Division and District, and professional development, coaching and training to the Finance Division staff.
We are looking for someone with hands-on experience to perform complex public fund accounting duties, high-level fiscal activities, and special finance projects (i.e., long-term financial planning, CAFR and GFOA certified budget book, organizational effectiveness studies, fiscal sustainability analyses, fee studies, etc.).
A Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent combination of education and experience) in accounting, finance, or related field.
Six years of increasingly responsible experience in management of accounting and finance activities such as developing annual operating budgets, CAFRs, and financial policies in a municipal or governmental environment, including two years of supervisor responsibility.
Active license as a California Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is desired.
Delta Diablo is a public agency contracted with the California Public Employees Retirements System (CalPERS) for retirement benefits for its employees. Under CalPERS, a CalPERS retiree (known as “retired annuitant”) may be employed without reinstatement to active CalPERS membership by a CalPERS agency, subject to certain requirements (e.g., limited to a maximum of 960 hours in a fiscal year (July 1 to June 30), may not be compensated above the established pay rate on the District salary schedule).
This is a non-benefitted, part-time position (up to 40 hours per week)
Anticipated duration is 3-6 months; maximum of 960 hours within a fiscal year
Pay Rate: $66.17/hr. to $82.64/hr., DOE
About Delta Diablo
Delta Diablo (formerly Delta Diablo Sanitation District) is an innovative California special district that provides wastewater resource recovery services for over 214,000 customers in the cities of Antioch and Pittsburg, and the unincorporated community of Bay Point. These services include secondary treatment of wastewater; production and distribution of recycled water; pollution prevention activities; beneficial use of biosolids as a soil amendment at land application sites; street sweeping; and household hazardous waste collection. Delta Diablo owns and operates a water resource recovery facility (WRRF) that provides secondary treatment for an average wastewater flow of 13 million gallons per day (MGD) and tertiary treatment for approximately 6 MGD to produce recycled water for use at two local power plants, golf courses, and schools.
In addition to meeting its core mission of protecting public health and the environment, exemplified by 16 years with only one NPDES discharge permit violation, Delta Diablo has established a vision of becoming a leader in wastewater resource recovery by embracing innovative technologies, pursuing leading-edge initiatives that add value to ratepayers while benefitting the environment, challenging traditional approaches, and fostering a strong organizational commitment to its core values of Integrity, Teamwork, and Trust.
Delta Diablo is governed by a three-member Board of Directors that includes the Mayor of Pittsburg, the Mayor of Antioch, and the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors Member representing the Bay Point community. Under the Board’s guidance, Delta Diablo has established a Strategic Business Plan that includes goals in five key areas—Financial Sustainability, Leadership, Operational Excellence, Workplace Innovation, and Stakeholder Engagement—as well as specific objectives for each year to continue progress toward meeting these goals.
The District continues to be recognized as a “Utility of the Future” by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies for its outstanding industry leadership and progressive commitment to innovation, resource recovery, and “cutting-edge” practices. The District’s FY20/21 budget totals $47.1 million, which includes operating and capital budgets of $29.3 million and $17.8 million, respectively. Annually, the District updates it 5-year Capital Improvement Program totaling $81.3 million that guides planning, design, construction, and financing of prioritized capital projects in the District’s wastewater conveyance, collection, and treatment systems and recycled water system.
Applicants interested in this position are encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources at [email protected].
For more information about Delta Diablo and to review the Finance Professional/Retired Annuitant job description, please visit our website: www.deltadiablo.org.