Nov Employee of the Month

Garrett Recognized as Nov Employee of the Month
Posted on 12/06/2018
November 2018 Employee of the Month Ray Garrett
(Engineering Technician – Wastewater Department)

Ray Garrett has been a dedicated City of Columbia employee for more than 30 years. With the city facing unprecedented levels of growth and the accompanying expansion of the city’s wastewater systems, Ray has proved integral team member working continually on system improvements. He works closely with stakeholders including developers, engineers, contractors and other department employees to ensure that the city’s wastewater facilities are designed and constructed at the highest level of quality. Ray’s work ethic is known to all who work with him. For those who have not had the opportunity, Ray’s hard work, skills, abilities and knowledge of the city’s wastewater system make Ray an invaluable asset to the city. Most notably, Ray knows of all sewer lines across the city of Columbia given his experience and expertise. He is a trouble-shooter and his peers know that if he is working on a project that it will be done according to the highest standards.

It is with these qualities in mind that the City of Columbia recognizes Ray as one of the very best examples of a Columbia municipal employee. We appreciate your service to the citizens and City.