Stormwater Superintendent

About the Position

The Stormwater Superintendent oversees the City of Hays’ Stormwater Division including its NPDES Phase II Municipal Stormwater Permit. This exempt position develops and implements outreach, illicit discharge detection and elimination, and runoff control programs.  

This employee will manage the City’s NPDES Stormwater General Permit compliance efforts, prepares the NPDES Stormwater annual report, and leads enforcement efforts with respect to stormwater regulations including performing inspections, preparing reports and performing follow-up investigations. This position also oversees two full time employees.

Typical work schedule is Monday-Friday with flexible hours. Occasional weekends and evenings may be required.


A college degree or equivalent training and experience is required. This position requires a valid Driver’s License. Field experience working with contractors and regulatory agencies is beneficial. Prior experience with erosion and sediment control, pollution prevention, or watershed management strongly preferred. Will train the right candidate.

Compensation and Benefits

Full pay range: $58,647— $87,147 plus excellent benefits including family health  and dental insurance, paid time off, Kansas Public Employee Retirement System (KPERS), & longevity bonus.

How to Apply

To apply, please email one consolidated PDF that includes a cover letter, resume, and three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately & will continue until the position is filled.

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