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AUTHORITY ADMINISTRATOR - East Cocalico Township Authority

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR 2 - Lehigh County Authority

LAB TECHNICIAN - Manheim Area Water and Sewer Authority

LABORER/EQUIPMENT OPERATOR - Schuylkill County Municipal Authority

MANAGER - Fox Chapel Authority

OFFICE ASSISTANT - Canonsburg-Houston Joint Sewer Authority

OFFICE MANAGER - Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority

OFFICE MANAGER - Municipal Authority of Hazle Township

WORKING FOREMAN - Upper Saucon Township

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AUTHORITY ADMINISTRATOR
The East Cocalico Township Authority (ECTA) is accepting applications for the position of Administrator.  This position provides guidance and direction in the general management of all operations and activities of the Authority and reports to the nine member East Cocalico Township Authority Board.  ECTA employs three administrative staff and six public works operators.   

ECTA is a water and sanitary sewer Authority serving approximately 7,000 residents in the northeastern part of Lancaster County.  The East Cocalico Township Authority’s customer base is steadily growing with a favorable mix of residential, industrial and commercial accounts. 

The ECTA sanitary sewer system consists of fifty-two miles of gravity and low pressure sanitary sewer mains incorporating five lift stations conveying approximately 1.0 mgd between two treatment facilities located outside of the Township. 

The ECTA water system consists of forty-four miles of mains along with fourteen wells, four water storage tanks, and a water treatment plant.  Total water use for the system is approximately 650,000 gpd. 

The successful candidate will have at minimum a bachelor’s degree in business administration, management, engineering science or other related field; or a combination of training and experience deemed appropriate by the Authority Board.  Experience in public water and wastewater administration along with an understanding of accounting and financial principals and budget preparation is desirable. The successful candidate must be proficient with technology including Microsoft Office Suite, have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be familiar with the PA Municipal Authorities Act. 

This full-time position offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

Visit www.eastcocalicotownshipauthority.com for a detailed job description and application.  Submit application, resume, and cover letter to: 

Personnel Committee
East Cocalico Township Authority
102 Hill Road
Denver, PA  17517

Or submit the same package to: water@ecocalicotwpauth.com

ECTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a drug free workplace.
Posted 4/2/20

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR 2
Lehigh County Authority is seeking candidates with a CDL A license for an Equipment Operator 2 position in our Allentown, PA location.  The primary function for the Equipment Operator is to safely operate a variety of general and special purpose equipment, including tractors, trailers, tankers, tri-axles and 10 wheelers in support of LCA’s Wastewater Treatment Facilities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Drives tractor-trailers to and from dewatering building, may load trucks with front end loader; connects and disconnects hauling trailers and tankers.

  • Transports tankers from Water Filtration to the Wastewater Plant.

  • Hauls biosolids to land application sites or landfills.

  • Makes polymer mixes for sludge dewatering operation and maintains work area.

  • Assists Treatment Plant Operator at sludge dewatering facility.

  • Performs preventative maintenance on sludge dewatering equipment and tractor used for jockeying trailers.

  • Maintains vehicles, equipment and records as required.

  • Plow and remove snow; salts and sands streets and other areas.

  • Provide quality and effective customer service with courtesy and understanding to LCA’s customers, citizens and internal departments.

  • Assists others and performs utility duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education, knowledge, and experience requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent and 1-2 years of truck driving experience OR an equivalent combination of related education and experience required.

  • Valid PA Class A CDL driver’s license with air brake endorsements required.   Valid PA Class A CDL Combination driver’s license (N-Tank Trailers, L-Air Brake) preferred.  Individuals without a tanker endorsement will be considered if able and willing to obtain N-Tank Trailers endorsement within 6 months of employment.  Must be comfortable driving a 10-speed manual transmission.

  • Ability to perform basic math including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

  • Candidate must be able to work a rotating schedule.  Hours of availability are Monday-Friday 6am-10pm).

HOW TO APPLY

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 requirement

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Posted 3/23/20

LAB TECHNICIAN
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 Lab Technician to join our team in Manheim, PA and become an integral part of our team. The successful candidate primarily performs routine laboratory analysis and related tasks under the supervision of the Operations Manager.

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

Responsibilities
Clean and maintain wastewater laboratory and equipment, perform water and wastewater laboratory analysis on process and quality control tests, collect samples from various MAWSA locations, communicate test results to the licensed operators, perform other duties as required; including all MAWSA departments.

Qualifications
This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, preferable knowledge of chemistry/biology, preferred two year certification related to water/wastewater industry, some experience in a lab setting. The ability to lift and carry 60 pounds and work under inclement weather conditions are necessary.  Candidates must possess reliable transportation, a valid PA driver’s license, and live within 30 minutes of our facilities.  Strong safety awareness and a good record and understanding of safe work practices are essential.

To view a full job description, click here.

To apply, please go to www.mawsa.org, Contact Us, Employment Tab for instructions and more information.
Posted 2/28/20

MANAGER
The Fox Chapel Authority (FCA) is seeking candidates for the Manager position, due to the retirement of the long-time manager. The FCA serves approximately 5500 customers in the municipalities of O’Hara, Indiana, Harmar Townships and Fox Chapel Borough. A seven-member Board of Directors is appointed by these municipalities to hire the Manager and provide oversight. 

The Manager provides operational, financial, human resources and emergency/disaster management with the goal of providing customers with quality and cost-effective water service.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Plan, direct and control administration of the Authority, including financial, information technology, procurement, human resources and capital improvement processes.

  • Develop and present annual operating and capital budgets.

  • Collaborate with professional service providers, including Consulting Engineer, Solicitor and Auditor.

  • Maintain open communication with municipal officials, Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority, Allegheny County Department of Public Works, Penn DOT, and other local, state and federal agencies.

  • Supervise management and support staff; negotiate and administer the collective bargaining agreement.

  • Stay current with trends in water utility management, maintaining technical knowledge and skills.

Requirements:

  • Five years of progressively responsible operations management and supervisory experience, preferably with a water or sewer utility.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel.

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field (Business, Finance, Engineering, Public Administration).

  • Demonstrated skills in planning and prioritizing; problem solving; leadership and teambuilding; verbal and written communications.

  • PA State Board Certification of Water and Wastewater System Operators at Minimum E12 Level (current or to be obtained within 12 months of hire).

Send cover letter (with salary requirements) and resume to: hr@foxchapelwater.com no later than May1, 2020.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted 3/4/20

OFFICE ASSISTANT 
Part-Time – needed for Waste Water Plant to provide support to staff with paperwork, computer work, supplies, mail, banking, document transportation, telephone calls.  Must have office experience and be proficient in Microsoft Office Products and QuickBooks.  Driver License required.

Please mail or e-mail resume to:

Canonsburg-Houston Joint Sewer Authority
68 East Pike Street - Suite 103
Canonsburg, PA  15317
admin@chjawwtp.com

EOE
Posted 3/6/20

OFFICE MANAGER
The Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority (CCRRA) is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Office Manager.  This is a salaried position that is an integral part of the CCRRA management team. We are looking for a proven leader and team player with a multitude of skills that can sustain a smooth and efficient work environment.

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits package.

The CCRRA is an equal opportunity employer.

For a copy of the job description, benefits package and employment application form, please stop at our Administrative office on 253 Transfer Road, Bellefonte, Pa or call us at 814 238-7005 or email us at ccrra@centrecountyrecycles.org or visit our website at www.centrecountyrecycles.org
Posted 3/4/20

OFFICE MANAGER
The Municipal Authority of Hazle Township is accepting applications and resumes for the full time position of Office Manager.  This position requires an experienced, dedicated, reliable, detail oriented, self-motivated individual with strong management, accounting, financial, communication and interpersonal skills to perform, assist with and oversee all office duties; including but not limited to accounting, clerical, secretarial and administrative duties at the Authority office located at 79 Harleigh Blvd., Harleigh, PA.  

The Office Manager shall also possess strong computer skills, with proficiency in data entry, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and other proprietary accounting, financial and billing software programs.   

Responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to: management of office clerks/secretaries, attendance at all Board meetings, general clerical and office work, customer service, billing, collecting payments and general accounting duties.

Previous accounting, financial, and clerical experience is required.  Previous experience in municipal, wastewater/water industry is preferred but not required.  We offer a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience, along with benefits. 

Minimum qualifications: Post High School Education in accounting or financial field and valid PA Driver’s License.  Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical, criminal background check, and drug & alcohol test.

Please send resume and letter of interest in confidence to:  
   Joseph J. Smith, General Manager
   Municipal Authority of Hazle Township
   P.O. Box 502 
   Harleigh, PA  18225
                                             
MAHT is an equal opportunity employer.
Posted 3/4/20

WORKING FOREMAN 
Upper Saucon Township seeks F/T Working Foreman in Water/Sewer Department.

Responsibilities include supervising a work crew engaged in the operation and maintenance of the Township water system. Strong supervisory skills, high school diploma (or GED) and 2 years relevant experience in water system construction / operations required.  PA Water System Operators Certificate, Class B CDL and equipment operating skills preferred. 

Competitive pay and benefits.  

Send application/resume to:  Upper Saucon Township, Attn: Township Manager, 5500 Camp Meeting Road, Center Valley, PA 18034, by March 4, 2020.  EOE
Posted 2/18/20