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OPERATIONS MANAGER – WATER/WASTEWATER OPERATIONS - Lehigh County Authority

WATER/WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR - Lehigh County Authority

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OPERATIONS MANAGER – WATER/WASTEWATER OPERATIONS
Lehigh County Authority has an opening for an Operations Manager to support the suburban division water/wastewater operations.  As the Operations Manager you will be responsible for directing and supervising all operations, maintenance/repair activities for all Suburban water and wastewater systems.  The Operations Manager will directly supervise the Operations Supervisor and other department personnel to ensure departmental programs and projects are running smoothly and are within timeline and budgetary goals.  The Operations Manager will deal directly with appropriate local, state, and federal regulators and officials.  The ideal candidate will have a  minimum of 6 years of experience in water/wastewater operations, 2 years in a supervisory role.  Candidates should possess a valid Class A Wastewater Systems Operator Certificate and/or a valid Class A Water System Operators Certificate.

ABOUT US:
Lehigh County Authority (LCA) is a municipal authority focused on providing high-quality, affordable water and sewer services to our customers.  We operate in a cost-effective and efficient manner that results in affordable rates for public services such as the water and sewer services LCA provides.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field and five (5) years’ experience OR associates degree / technical certificates in related field with Minimum of 5 years of experience in water and wastewater system management, including system planning, preventative maintenance / asset management, instrumentation and control systems, mechanical systems, emergency response and employee safety.

  • Pennsylvania Drinking Water Operators Certification, classifications “A” and “E” with sub-classifications 7, 8, 9, and 12 preferred, or the ability to obtain within two (2) years.

  • Pennsylvania Wastewater System Operators Certification, classification “C” with sub-classifications 1-4 preferred, or the ability to obtain within two (2) years.

  • Possession of a valid Pennsylvania driver's license (required).

HOW TO APPLY:  https://myhrpartnerinc.com/client-jobs/?p=job%2FodkKbfwc

PLEASE NOTE - To be considered, all applicants MUST include:

  • An updated resume

  • Brief cover letter describing why you meet the qualifications for our position is required to be considered

  • Salary requirements

EOE, M/F/D/V.
Posted 12/13/19

WATER/WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR
Lehigh County Authority has an opening for Water / Wastewater Treatment Plan Operator (TPO) to join our expanding team.  The TPO will perform a variety of duties to assure the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of the City's water production and filtration systems and/or wastewater treatment facilities.   This is a night shift position working 6:00pm-6:00am.

These roles require candidates to possess water / wastewater treatment plant operation certificates and/or training, as well as college-level coursework related to the operation of water and wastewater facilities.  Past experience in a Water/Wastewater treatment plant is a plus.

Please note – this position may be filled at either a TPO 1 or a TPO 2 level depending on the experience and skills of the selected candidate.

About Us
Established in 1966, Lehigh County Authority is a municipal authority focused on providing high-quality, affordable water and sewer services to our customers.  We operate in a cost-effective and efficient manner that results in affordable rates for public services such as the water and sewer services LCA provides. 

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from high school supplemented with specialized training in water purification and filtration or wastewater treatment or formal course work in the technical aspects pertaining to the specific treatment process. 

  • Must possess completion certificates from California State University, Sacramento for "Operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants", Volumes I & II or "Water Treatment Plant Operation", Volumes I & II.  Training equivalent to this level but through different sources will be accepted. 

  • Two years of college level courses in biology, chemistry, or civil engineering, which could be directly, applied to the operation of water and wastewater facilities. 

  • Two years’ experience in a water or wastewater plant at the maintenance worker level, or any equivalent combination of training and experience including formal in-service training

  • Must possess or be in process of obtaining either a valid Class A Water / Wastewater Licenses. 

For full details and to apply – Click the following link: https://myhrpartnerinc.com/client-jobs/?p=job%2FofyBbfwj 
Posted 11/25/19