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CSD Meeting May Announce New General Manager

Big Bear, Ca, January 17, 2012, 12:00pm – The Big Bear Community Services District will hold their meeting tonight due to yesterdays Martin Luther King Day holiday.  The meeting will include employee service recognition awards, information on which board members have been assigned to committees, and a board member will be elected to the Association of California Water Agencies.  The board will go into closed session where they will speak with legal counsel over existing litigation, and will also discuss the appointment of a new general manager.  It has not been confirmed if the appointment of a new GM for the CSD will occur at tonight’s meeting, which will take place at 5:30pm in the CSD offices located on Big Bear Blvd, just east of...

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CSD General Manager Search Continues

Big Bear, Ca, January 4, 2011, 3:00pm – The Big Bear City Community Services District is moving forward in their search for a new general manager.  The board is currently in the middle of the process to find a new GM.  The process is being overseen by Bob Murray and Associates, a company that specialized in finding applicants for high level executive positions.  In the coming weeks the CSD will hold a special meeting to interview candidates.  In the meantime, Interim General Manager Tim Moran recently retired on December 31st, and appointed Shari Strain as the Acting Manager while the board conducts and finilizes the search for a GM.  Strain, the CSD’s Finance Officer has been with the CSD since March of...

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CSD Gets New Water Superintendent & Looks for New GM

Big Bear, Ca, December 8, 2011, 12:00pm – The Big Bear City Community Services District will be moving people into new positions in the next few months.  Currently the CSD board has been reviewing qualified candidates for the position of General Manager.  At a special meeting scheduled for Monday, December 12th, board members will decide on how many candidates they want to interview.  According to Mary Reeves, at the CSD, a new GM should be selected by the end of January or beginning of February.  As for the Water Superintendent position, the CSD Board recently selected Jerry Griffiths for the job.  Griffiths was originally hired in October of 2002 as a water service worker, and was promoted to Water Forman in 2007.  Griffiths will begin the new position on December 31st.  Current Interim General Manager Tim Moran will be retiring on December 30th after 32 years of service, first as a paid call firefighter in 1979, then transitioning in April of 1981 as a water service man in the water department, was promoted to Water Forman in 1984, Water Superintendent in 2007, and has been both the Water Superintendent and Interim General Manager for the past year.  Moran told KBHR that the CSD was “a great place to work… I couldn’t ask for a better career anywhere.”  KBHR thanks Moran on his many years of service to the Big...

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CSD Meeting To Discuss Apprentice Fire Fighter Program

Big Bear, Ca, December 5, 2011, 3:00pm – The Big Bear City Community Services District will hold its regular meeting tonight at 5:30pm, at the CSD offices, located on Big Bear Blvd, near Greenway Drive.  On the agenda, the board will assign the Chief Board Advisor, with the following duties: to research alternative investment opportunities and actuarial recommendations for retiree health benefits.  The board will also discuss and possibly approve an Apprentice Fire Fighter Program; in which paid call firefighters would apply to be in the program that would be a position for three years, in which they would work to become a full time fire fighter.  According to Fire Chief Jeff Willis, other fire departments have similar programs in place and have seen good results.  The CSD Board will also go into closed session, and will discuss the appointment processes for the Water Superintendent and the General Manager.  The public is encouraged to attend the meeting and may speak during public comment...

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CSD Meeting To Discuss Organizational Chart

Big Bear, Ca, November 7, 2011, 1:00pm – The Big Bear City Community Services District will meet tonight for their regular board meeting at 5:30pm.  Board members will consider approving the new job description and pay scale for the Human Resources Manager/ Board secretary position, and the new District Organization Chart.  The CSD Board will go into closed session and will discuss the General Manager hiring process, and will conference with labor negotiators for the Big Bear City Professional Firefighters Association, and the Big Bear CSD Employees Association.  The meeting will take place at the CSD offices, located at 139 E. Big Bear Blvd, and the public is encouraged to...

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