Jim Jones is married with one son. He lives in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. He has over 20 years combined water and wastewater experience working as an operator, chief operator, and utility superintendent. He earned his B.S. degree in Biology and an A.A.S. degree in Water Environmental Technology. He has a passion for improving water quality, trouble shooting, training, and problem solving.
Jim currently holds Class IV Water Treatment and Class IV Wastewater Treatment Certificates from the State of South Dakota and Class A Water, Class A Wastewater, and Type 4 Biosolids Certification from the State of Minnesota. Jim has experience completing Total Coliform Tier Two Assessments, grant and funding applications, environmental reports, operation and maintenance manuals, obtaining approval for new public water systems, and working with engineers on water and wastewater upgrades.