Careers in Water/Wastewater

The following positions have been submitted to KWEA for posting. Please contact the organization for each listing with any questions or follow-up. If you would like to add an open position to our list, please send us an email.

Open Positions


Water/Wastewater Project Manager/Design Engineer

Florida

Description
Our client is looking for a licensed water/wastewater project manager/design engineer to serve as project manager/technical lead on municipal water/wastewater projects. This individual will have the opportunity to work on a wide-range of company-wide municipal water/wastewater projects. This is an expanded backfill position due to an increase of backlog and is a great opportunity for the engineer to work hand-in-hand with the water/wastewater leaders of the company. The individual will manage water and wastewater engineering projects; lead projects and project teams; oversee design and perform technical design tasks; serve as a client manager. 

Local experience is not required; relocation will be provided.

The firm offers a comprehensive benefits package including a generous compensation, tuition reimbursement, medical & dental insurance, 401 (k), ownership opportunities, and perhaps the greatest perk of all—minimal travel.

Remote work arrangement anywhere within 2 hours of the Tampa, FL or Daytona Beach, FL area offices can be accommodated. Please indicate location preference when applying for this position.

Requirements

  • BS (or higher) in Civil, Environmental, Chemical Engineering or related engineering discipline.
  • 8+ years of related experience.
  • Licensed professional engineer; Florida PE or ability to obtain license within 6 months.
  • Prior municipal water/wastewater design experience required.

To apply, email [email protected]rcassociatesllc.com



Lead Wastewater Engineer

Florida

Description
Our client is looking for a lead wastewater engineer to serve as the wastewater technical expert for their well-established municipal water/wastewater group. The individual will serve as a technical leader, lead wastewater design engineer, innovator, and mentor to junior engineers. Our client has a strong backlog of wastewater projects including such projects as nutrient removal from new and expanding wastewater treatment plants.

Local experience is not required; relocation will be provided.

The firm offers a comprehensive benefits package including a generous compensation, tuition reimbursement, medical & dental insurance, 401 (k), ownership opportunities, and perhaps the greatest perk of all—minimal travel.

Remote work arrangement anywhere within 2 hours of the Tampa, FL or Daytona Beach, FL area offices can be accommodated. Please indicate location preference when applying for this position.

Requirements

  • BS (or higher) in Civil, Environmental, Chemical Engineering or related engineering discipline.
  • 12+ years of related experience.
  • Licensed PE; or ability to obtain license within 6 months.
  • Strong technical capabilities in wastewater design.
  • Prior municipal project experience is required.

To apply, email [email protected]



Utility Operator I

City of Derby

Description
The Public Works Utilities Division in Derby is looking for civic-minded men and women who have a desire to learn and grow in a utility division.

Pay Range
$15.55 per hour

Closing Date
Open until filled


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Wastewater Treatment Crew Member I or II

Johnson County Wastewater

Description
Johnson County Wastewater is looking for qualified applicants to fill multiple positions of Treatment Crew Member I and II (depending on experience and background) at the new Tomahawk Wastewater Treatment Plant. Positions available across all three shifts. First shift is scheduled to primarily work from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with a weekend rotation and emergency call back. Second shift is scheduled to primarily work from 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Third shift is scheduled to primarily work from 11:00 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.  These positions are focused on various operations and maintenance tasks which provide opportunities for learning, growth, and career development in a hands-on values and team-based work environment.  Johnson County offers excellent benefits, including health insurance, retirement programs, tuition reimbursement, and various discounts and incentives. The tasks completed and those working in this position have an impact on the Wastewater Department's mission of protecting the environment, serving our customers, and enhancing our communities. 

Job Duties
Job duties include the following:

  • Inspects and documents plant and pump station processes to ensure proper operations and detect common equipment failures by reading and interpreting information provided by the SCADA system, visual observations of tanks and tests, and other instrumentation; monitors telemetry equipment to identify alarms during heavy rain events and emergency operations; may carry on-call duty phone or pager to respond to alarms and other needs during off-hours; works weekend shifts either independently for more routine operation functions or with other crew members when more advanced operations or maintenance functions are needed.
     
  • Performs specific laboratory analysis for compliance by collecting samples and using standard methods and techniques; performs microscopic examination of samples for types and quantities of micro-organisms.
     
  • Under direct supervision, assists in performing preventative and general maintenance on assigned equipment by adjusting and troubleshooting a variety of complex pumps, valves, motors, and other equipment required to maintain appropriate operations; assists with the repair or replacement of a variety of piping and other infrastructure or equipment.
     
  • Maintains and updates operational and maintenance records, logs, and databases; performs and records routine mathematical calculations related to plant operational activities.
     
  • Works with the public and other customers by assisting haulers/tankers, delivery drivers, and vendors/contractors; responds to routine questions and complaints from the general public and escalates more complex requests, questions, or concerns.

Pay Range
$18.67 – $25.26

Closing Date
Applications for this job will be accepted on an on-going basis until all positions are filled with first review on November 16, 2020.


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