Employment/Classifieds

AUTHORITY MANAGER - Blairsville Municipal Authority

DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS - Pocono Township, Monroe County

DIRECTOR OF WASTEWATER OPERATIONS - Atlantic County Utilities Authority

LABORER/OPERATOR - Schuylkill County Municipal Authority

LABORER - WATER/WASTEWATER - Manheim Area Water and Sewer Authority

MANAGER - Brodhead Creek Regional Authority

MANAGER - Municipal Authority of Buffalo Township

OPERATOR, WASTEWATER - Schuylkill County Municipal Authority

WASTEWATER OPERATIONS SHIFT SUPERVISOR - Atlantic County Utilities Authority, Atlantic City, NJ

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AUTHORITY MANAGER
The Blairsville Municipal Authority is accepting applications for the position of Authority Manager.

This position is responsible for the water, sanitary, and refuse departments.

A degree or equivalent experience is required.

Resumes accepted until October 7, 2016.

Blairsville Municipal Authority
203 East Market Street
Blairsville, PA 15717

Attention: Mr. Ken Smith
Posted 9/8/16

DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS

Pocono Township, Monroe County, PA is seeking to fill a full time professional, highly responsible supervisory & administrative position. Responsible for the management and overall operation of the Pocono Township Public Works Department including roads, buildings, public areas, parks and sewage Collection and transmission system. On-call 24-7 for emergencies. Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management or closely related field and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in public works operations in a management role, or an equivalent combination of education, experience & training. Subject to background checks/drug screens.

Applicants may access the full job description on the Township’s website at www.poconopa.gov and look under Township News. The position is salaried with a benefit package. Actual salary to be based on experience/qualifications.  Send cover letter, resume, at least three (3) professional references and compensation expectation to Pocono Township Manager, at cvogt@poconopa.gov. All applications must be submitted electronically. Deadline for submission is October 16, 2016.  Pocono Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Posted 9/29/16

DIRECTOR OF WASTEWATER OPERATIONS
The Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) is a public wastewater and solid waste authority. We are seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Director of Wastewater Operations at our 40 MGD wastewater facility located in Atlantic City. The Director of Wastewater Operations reports directly to the Vice President of the Wastewater Division and supervises all department leaders responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Wastewater Division. This includes Lab Director, Assistant Director of Operations, and four shift supervisors. The Director of Operations is expected to assure that treatment operations of the ACUA remain in compliance with the applicable governing regulations at all times. This position’s normal work schedule is Monday through Friday; however, this position must be available to be contacted at all times to respond to urgent issues as determined by the Shift Supervisors.

  • Responsible for maintaining compliance with all Federal and State operating permits.  Ensure that all treatment processes are functioning properly, and that the health and welfare of Atlantic County citizens, and the environment are top priorities.

  • Analyze daily laboratory data from the wet end (influent and effluent) and solids handling (sludge), and implement process control adjustments and schedules as required.

  • Prioritize maintenance work orders, which have the potential of affecting sludge processing or effluent quality.

  • Coordinate deliveries of septage, leachate, scum, and liquid sludge, and analyze and schedule disposal to avoid shock loading of plant influent.

  • Compile, analyze, and submit all state required permits and reports, monthly, quarterly, and annually.  These include but are not limited to the following:

NJDEP Effluent Discharge Monitoring Reports
NJDEP Sludge Quality Assurance Reports
NJDEP Title V Air Quality Monitoring Reports 
NJDEP Groundwater Monitoring Reports
Continually update permits for all pumping stations and the Wastewater treatment facility
Outside (customer) Sludge Quality Assurance Reports

Qualifications and Abilities:
Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum 10 years working experience in Wastewater field and 5 years supervisory or managerial experience with a New Jersey Wastewater Treatment System Operator’s License S-4.  The candidate must possess a valid driver’s license in good standing.  Be skilled at planning and scheduling of routine and predictive maintenance.  Must exhibit exceptional written and verbal communications skills and be a proven leader.

ACUA offers an excellent compensation and benefits package that includes NJ State health benefits, pension (PERS), Tuition Reimbursement and generous paid time off and holidays.

An on-line application and full job description are available at ACUAcareers. Please submit a completed application and also provide your resume and cover letter to hr@acua.com.
Posted 9/29/16

LABORER/OPERATOR – Distribution/Collection Division
The Schuylkill County Municipal Authority is currently accepting applications for a Laborer/Operator. Qualified applicants should possess a High School Diploma, a valid PA Driver’s License, a PA Class B CDL License, and a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the utility pipeline construction and maintenance field. Experience as an equipment operator and dump truck driver is preferred.

Interested applicants are encouraged to visit our website at www.scmawater.com/employment/ to submit an online application.
Posted 8/9/16

LABORER - WATER/WASTEWATER 
Manheim Area Water and Sewer Authority is a Water and Wastewater Authority that offers stable leadership and growth, views employees as valuable resources, and rewards success with competitive pay and benefits.

We are seeking a self-motivated full-time Water and Wastewater Laborer to join our team in Manheim, PA and become an integral part of our team. The successful candidate will provide support activities for the operations and maintenance of water and wastewater treatment and distribution/collection facilities.

This position comes with a full benefits package: health, Rx, eye, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, pension, vacation time, paid holidays, etc.

Responsibilities
The position includes activities supporting the daily operation and maintenance of a wastewater plant operation, drinking water plant operation, system maintenance and repairs.

Qualifications
This position requires basic mechanical knowledge with an emphasis in plumbing. The ability to lift and carry 60 pounds and work under inclement weather conditions are necessary.  Candidates must possess reliable transportation and live within 30 minutes of our facilities.  Strong safety awareness and a good record and understanding of safe work practices are essential.

To apply, please go to www.mawsa.org, Contact Us, Employment Tab for instructions and more information.
Posted 9/26/16

MANAGER

The Brodhead Creek Regional Authority (BCRA) is accepting applications for the position of Authority Manager.  

The BCRA is a medium sized Water and Waste Water Authority headquartered in Stroud Township, Monroe County Pennsylvania.  It is governed by a five (5) member Board appointed by the Owner Municipalities to which the Authority Manager reports directly.

The BCRA is a fast growing Authority and a key economic development component in central Monroe County.  It is currently undertaking 8 major capital projects and is expanding services to other municipalities.

The Board will begin accepting applications for the Manager position from October 1, 2016 through December 1, 2016.  The position will start by no later than May 1, 2017.

BCRA will offer the successful candidate a generous benefit package and a defined benefit retirement plan (PMRS) with a salary commiserate with the candidate’s qualifications.  Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in business, science or engineering with 5-7 years’ experience as a manager or assistant manager with an authority, local government entity with utility operations or with a private utility firm.  Pennsylvania experience together with Water and Waste Water Operator licenses are strongly preferred but not required.  

For additional information regarding this position, please visit our website www.bcrawater.com or call Mary Beth Brush at 570-421-3232.  Any person interested in this position should submit a cover letter, resume and salary expectations no later than December 1, 2016 by mail or e-mail to:        

    Mary Beth Brush, Human Resource Department 
    Brodhead Creek Regional Authority
    410 Mill Creek Road
    East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
    mbrush@bcrawater.com

The Brodhead Creek Regional Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Posted 9/12/16

MANAGER
The Municipal Authority of Buffalo Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania is seeking qualified applicants for the following position:

MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY MANAGER – Provides overall management and supervision of the day-to-day administrative and water and sewer operations of the Municipal Authority within the legal framework of the Municipal Authority Act and the policy framework of its Board of Directors.  The position entails both functional and administrative responsibility for field and office operations.  Responsible for short and long range plans for the operation, maintenance, development, and growth of the system.  College Degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, or Business Management, preferably a combination and experience in both types of fields, science and management.  Knowledge of PA DEP regulations and operations of sewage and/or water systems is a plus.
The Municipal Authority of Buffalo Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania is
An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Click here to view a more detailed description for the position.

For Consideration, please forward resume and cover letter by September 30, 2016 to its Solicitor, Pamela H. Walters at phwalt1@gmail.com.
Posted 9/12/16

OPERATOR, WASTEWATER
The Schuylkill County Municipal Authority is currently accepting applications for a Wastewater Operator. Qualified applicants should possess a High School Diploma, a valid PA Driver’s License, and at least five (5) years’ experience as a Certified Wastewater Operator. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, operation and maintenance of four (4) Wastewater Treatment Plants, multiple pumping stations and appurtenances.

Interested applicants are encouraged to visit our website at www.scmawater.com/employment/ to submit an online application.
Posted 8/9/16

WASTEWATER OPERATIONS SHIFT SUPERVISOR
The Atlantic County Utilities Authority is currently recruiting for a Wastewater Operations Shift Supervisor at the Atlantic City, NJ location:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Oversees the operation of the Authority’s Wastewater plant by supervising and directing the activities of plant personnel in the operation and routine maintenance of all wastewater treatment processes, is capable of performing all operator duties and assumes others’ roles whenever necessary during the shift;

  • Ensures that treatment operations remain in functional working order, including adequate staffing and identification of any operational problems requiring action;

  • Performs routine maintenance on valves, gates, pumps, diesel generators, odor control systems, disinfection systems, constant and variable speed pumps and other associated equipment as required or as directed;

  • Monitors, evaluates, analyzes and records various information and data from strip charts, circular charts, totalizers, gages, programmable logic controllers, computers and other monitoring systems and makes limited process or operational decisions to ensure that the treatment processes are in conformance with NJDEP permit requirements and responds to alarm conditions;

  • Identifies and reports treatment process observations and problems to the Director or Assistant Director of Operations and works closely with them to modify treatment operations to accommodate various flow, influent chemical and biological characteristics and climatic conditions;

  • Completes a daily log of activities during the shift to be passed onto the incoming shift supervisor;

  • Maintains a current knowledge of all State and Federal regulations governing the treatment facility and ensures that operations and record keeping are in compliance;

  • Ensures all working environments are safe and that all personnel are adequately protected; completes accident and safety investigation reports, making recommendations to prevent accidents and promotes operator safety at all times;

  • Keeps accurate: payroll sheets/records by tracking and reporting absenteeism; personnel records by evaluating employee performance and providing  operations training, cross training  and safety training on an ongoing basis; motivates employees by providing encouragement and/or discipline when applicable and promotes employee upward mobility processes;

Requirements:  High School diploma or GED; Minimum of 6 years work experience in the wastewater treatment field inclusive of 3 years supervisory experience; a New Jersey Wastewater Treatment System Operator’s License S-3; a valid driver’s license in good standing and exceptional written, verbal and leadership skills.

To see a more detailed job description and to apply for this position:  Please visit www.acua.com/work-with-us/careers, complete our online employment application form and contact our Human Resources Department at (609) 272-6967.
Posted 8/16/16