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Ad Title: Community Relations Manager
Location: Capital Region Water - Harrisburg, PA
Post Date: 09/27/19
Contact: Andrea Weaver
City: Harrisburg
State: PA
Zip: 17601
Phone (W): 7172165273
Email: hr@capitalregionwater.com
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Description:
We have a great opportunity for a Community Relations Manager, based in Harrisburg, PA. Under the supervision of the Director of Strategic Initiatives, the CRM will play a key role in creating and implementing CRW’s communications strategy. The ideal candidate for this role is a well-rounded communications professional with experience developing, managing and leading effective outreach programs for a public agency. This position requires a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of public engagement, including equity and inclusion, strategic planning, project management, etc.

What you’ll do:

Manage the creation and execution of an overall plan for community outreach and engagement, including raising awareness about Capital Region Water, and developing partnership opportunities for individuals and organizations that align with CRW’s mission and vision.

Develop and implement community engagement activities/events to expand and strengthen community awareness around CRW initiatives.

Represents CRW as a community spokesperson.

Organize and create a wide range of communications materials including press statements, public posts, messaging, and speeches.

Produce high quality strategy and content for CRW’s social media channels.

Identify and foster strategic community partnerships to ensure success in CRW’s community engagement efforts.

Foster positive and collaborative relationships with community residents, local nonprofit organizations, businesses, etc.
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Ad Title: Director, Water and Wastewater Engineering
Location: Reading, PA
Post Date: 10/31/19
Contact: Lou McCoy
City: Reading
State: PA
Zip: 19610
Phone (W): 610-621-2000
Email: careers@ssmgroup.com
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Description:
Are you a strong leader and technical expert in water and wastewater engineering? Are you looking for an opportunity to lead and grow our team? We are seeking a Director of Water and Wastewater Engineering ready to make an immediate impact. The team's projects are focused on water distribution, wastewater collection, treatment plant operations, treatment of drinking water, wastewater management.

Responsibilities of the position include managing and overseeing all teams and projects in the department, ensuring that work is executed on time, on budget, and delivering to client requirements aligned with SSM policies and procedures. The Director will assist with and lead project execution and train, mentor, develop and supervise engineering staff, providing work assignments and reviewing performance to ensure the efficient, cost-effective utilization of staff. In addition, the Director will assist in identifying new opportunities and developing new business with current and prospective clients and marketing of the firm's capabilities, participate in proposal development, and serve as liaison with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.


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Ad Title: Facility Operator I
Location: Bryn Mawr, PA
Post Date: 10/31/19
Contact: Human Resources
City: Bryn Mawr
State: PA
Zip: 19010
Phone (W): 610-525-1400
Email: bljordan@aquaamerica.com
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Description:
Aqua America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Equal employment opportunity is provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy (including childbirth and related medical conditions, including medical conditions related to lactation), physical or mental disability, covered-veteran status, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.

GENERAL FUNCTIONS:

Responsible for operation, monitoring and maintenance of all assigned wastewater facilities and systems either owned by the Company’s wastewater utility or operated under contract. Provide on-site operation and maintenance of these facilities in order to achieve compliance with PADEP permit requirements. Responsible for understanding and following all regulatory operational and reporting requirements as stipulated by the system’s regulatory permits and undertaking efforts to assure facilities are sampled in accordance with all applicable permits and operated in accordance with company standard operating procedures and permits.

This position will operate in several areas including Chester, Bucks and Montgomery counties which includes the geographic areas of West Grove, Cochranville, Kennett Square, East Bradford Township, Thornbury Township, Willistown Township, East Brandywine Township, Chester Springs, Solebury Township, Worcester Township, and Upper Merion Township.

Monitor Operations of all wastewater facilities owned by the Company. Conduct testing and analysis required for proper operation and reporting for the facilities. All functions shall be in compliance with regulatory permits. Operate plants in full compliance with regulatory permits.

Responsible for making and implementing recommendations regarding process changes and adjustments at facilities to improve operational performance.

Monitor collection system performance and pump stations. Make recommendations on improvements and upgrades as needed.

Record on plant logs, spreadsheets and electronically all required test results, measurements, equipment readings and observations as specified and/or required by permits, standard operating procedures and as directed by the Supervisor.
Coordinate the removal of sludge and delivery of all chemicals, fuel, parts and supplies necessary for proper operation of the facilities.

Assist with on call responsibilities during the work week and weekends including answering alarm calls and reporting to the facility as necessary to diagnose and address the cause of the alarms Monday through Sunday. Must be available 24 hours a day to respond to plant and system problems.

Maintain facility records, prints, equipment manufacture manuals as well as all operating data.

Coordinate removal of sludge and delivery of all chemicals, fuel, parts and supplies necessary for proper operations of the facilities.

Assist management and supervisors in developing and administering applicable safety procedures at facilities, as required.

Capable of monitoring PLC network to review automated operation of all wastewater facilities, monitor alarms and review computer generated data for proper PADEP and DMR reports, assist in the training of new employees in computer automation system.

Position requires good mechanical skills as required in the repair/replacement of all plant equipment, including but not limited to pumps, instruments, chemical feed equipment, etc .

Must be able to make mathematical calculations to determine chemical doses required for flow rates and proper treatment.

Required to meet and follow all Aqua safety requirements dealing with hazardous chemical handling and PPE requirements.

Must be able to lift 50lbs.

Must be willing to work a special work week, Wednesday through Sunday, on a rotational basis or as required by management.

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Ad Title: Industrial Water Engineer
Location: Philadelphia, PA, Cherry Hill, NJ or Ramsey, NJ
Post Date: 11/18/19
Contact: Deanna Dropiewski
City: Lakewood
State: CO
Zip: 80401
Phone (W): 3036230603
Email: ddropiewski@brwncald.com
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Description:
Brown and Caldwell is looking for an junior to mid-level engineer to join our Industrial Water Service Line. The ideal candidate should have strong verbal and written communication skills and be a highly organized and responsive individual, capable of working in a diverse team environment and handling multiple tasks with completing priorities. Our successful candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude; will be flexible and self-motivated, creative, and quality-oriented with attention to detail.

Detailed Description:
• Support and be mentored by senior employees in the Industrial Water Service Line of our Private Sector Enterprise Group
• Process Engineering and Design involving the following: data compilation and analysis, bench and pilot wastewater studies, air and water permitting, water/wastewater treatment alternative evaluations and conceptual design of industrial water/water treatment and groundwater remediation systems.
• Perform calculations in the areas of civil, chemical and mechanical engineering
• Work with vendors of different technologies to evaluate technical feasibility and develop budget estimates
• Assist in the development and preparation of technical documents including work plans, feasibility studies, O&M Manuals, and basis of design reports
• Support the development of engineering plans, specifications, design details and budgetary cost estimates
• Perform field work on industrial wastewater trouble shooting and piloting projects along with remediation and construction projects


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Ad Title: Operations Manager - Wastewater / Water Treatment
Location: Pennsylvania and northeastern Maryland areas
Post Date: 09/23/19
Contact: Gregory Tetlak
City: Reading
State: PA
Zip: 19602
Phone (W): 610-376-9162
Email: INFO@Miller-Env.com
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Description:
Environmental firm has an immediate opening for a full-time Operations Manager for wastewater and water treatment systems in eastern Pennsylvania and northeastern Maryland areas.
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Ad Title: Plant Operations - Wastewater / Water Treatment
Location: Berks County
Post Date: 09/23/19
Contact: Human Resource
City: Reading
State: PA
Zip: 19602
Phone (W): 6103769162
Email: info@miller-env.com
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Description:
Environmental firm has immediate openings for Part-Time and Full-Time professionals for wastewater and water treatment plants in Berks County PA area.
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Ad Title: Plant Operators - Wastewater / Water Treatment
Location: Dauphin Co., Juniata Co and Perry Co, PA areas.
Post Date: 10/29/19
Contact: Human Resource
City: Reading
State: PA
Zip: 19602-____
Phone (W): 6103769162
Email: info@miller-env.com
Description:
Local firm has immediate openings for part-time and full-time Wastewater and Water treatment operators for water systems in Dauphin Co., Juniata Co and Perry Co, PA areas.

Duties include hands-on operation and maintenance of water and/or wastewater treatment systems and compliance with all regulations. Daily testing of parameters, maintaining equipment, general housekeeping of buildings and equipment. Flexible hours.
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Ad Title: Plant Operators - Water / Wastewater Treatment
Location: Carbon Co, Berks Co and Schuylkill Co, PA areas.
Post Date: 10/29/19
Contact: Human Resource
City: Reading
State: PA
Zip: 19602
Phone (W): 6103769162
Email: Info@Miller-Env.com
Description:
Local firm has immediate openings for part-time and full-time Water and Wastewater treatment operators for water systems in Carbon Co, Berks Co and Schuylkill Co, PA areas.

Duties include hands-on operation and maintenance of water and/or wastewater treatment systems and compliance with all regulations. Daily testing of parameters, maintaining equipment, general housekeeping of buildings and equipment. Flexible hours.
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Ad Title: Vice President, Water and Wastewater Engineering
Location: Reading, PA
Post Date: 10/31/19
Contact: Lou McCoy
City: Reading
State: PA
Zip: 19610
Phone (W): 610-621-2000
Email: careers@ssmgroup.com
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Description:
Are you a strong leader and technical expert in water and wastewater engineering? Are you looking for an opportunity to lead and grow our team? We are seeking a Vice President of Water and Wastewater Engineering and Operations ready to make an immediate impact. The Vice President, Water and Wastewater Engineering and Operations is responsible for leading the strategic and tactical implementation of the division. Responsibilities include setting the strategy and overseeing the development of SSM's business plan to ensure profitability and sustainability.

Working closely with the President/CEO and other members of the Senior Leadership Team, the Vice President is responsible for ensuring that the division has the required personnel, and the financial resources required for business success. The Vice President, Water and Wastewater Engineering and Operations serves as the division's chief spokesperson and representative to the public, and as the primary role model for employees. In addition, the Vice President will identify new opportunities and develop new business with current and prospective clients and will assist with marketing of the firm's capabilities, and participate in proposal development.

Working with the Directors in the department the Vice President is charged with developing and evaluating standardized criteria for project plans, keeping current on engineering trends and developments to recommend changes in program or design methods, and facilitating Strategic Planning and business plan implementation for the Division to ensure that company goals are met.


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Ad Title: Wastewater Operator
Location: Milton, PA
Post Date: 12/05/19
Contact: Ronda Bogle
City: Milton
State: PA
Zip: 17847
Phone (W): 570-742-3424
Email: rbogle@miltonregional.org
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Description:
The Milton Regional Sewer Authority (MRSA) is accepting applications for the full time position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator. You can download a job description and employment application at miltonregional.org. This position will perform skilled and semi-skilled work in the operation and maintenance of the MRSA’s wastewater treatment plants, pumping stations and related facilities. Electrical knowledge is a plus. This job is physically demanding and requires lifting, multiple flights of stairs and lots of walking. This position is part of the collective bargaining unit. We offer an excellent wage and benefits package per the terms of the CBA. The successful candidate will start at no less than $16.77 per hour with wages increasing per the terms of the contract. Candidates may submit completed applications and resumes to Milton Regional Sewer Authority, 5585 State Route 405, Milton, PA 17847. You can also email them to: rbogle@miltonregional.org Deadline to apply is Friday, December 13th by 4:00 p.m. The MRSA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.
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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
Location: State College, PA
Post Date: 10/11/19
Contact: Lisa Kline
City: State College
State: PA
Zip: 16801
Phone (W): 814-238-5361
Email: lkline@uaja.org
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Description:
The University Area Joint Authority (UAJA) in State College, Pennsylvania seeks applications for the position of a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator. This position entails the operation of a 9 MGD Activated Sludge/ BNR Treatment and Water Reuse Facility and requires shift, weekend and holiday hours scheduled on a rotating basis. The preferred candidate will possess Pennsylvania Wastewater Operator Certification Class A, Subclass 1. Candidates with education, training or skills pertinent to the position will also be considered. The successful candidate must obtain Class A, Subclass 1 certification within four (4) years of hire. Candidates should be self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal direct supervision. UAJA offers a competitive salary and benefit package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please mail resumes by November 12, 2019 to:

UNIVERSITY AREA JOINT AUTHORITY
1576 SPRING VALLEY ROAD
STATE COLLEGE PA 16801
ATTN: HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR
www.uaja.org

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Ad Title: Water Resources Engineer/Specialist
Location: York, PA
Post Date: 11/14/19
Contact: Robert Jarboe
Phone (W): (410) 462-9250
Email: rjarboe@rkk.com
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Description:
Summary:
RK&K is searching for entry to mid-level professionals to support water resources related projects and studies, preparation of construction documents and construction management support.

Basic Responsibilities:
Specific areas of interest or expertise include:
Stream/wetland geomorphic studies,
Watershed studies,
Ecological restoration,
Hydrologic and hydraulic analysis,
Flood impact and mitigation studies,
Stormwater outfall stabilization,
Sediment transport studies,
Erosion & sediment control design,
Water quality analysis,
Construction oversight/inspection of restoration projects,
Permit acquisition support. 

Required Experience:
Candidates will work in a diverse and challenging environment; and must be:
Capable of coordinating simultaneous tasks,
Adept at public coordination on technical matters,
Able to address the full range of environmental issues and conditions associated with water resources projects.

Required Education
BS degree in engineering or related technical sciences field.

Preferred Experience/Education
Successful candidates will ideally enjoy working outdoors periodically
CADD and GIS experience is preferred.

Other Duties
Please note, this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

What We Offer:
RK&K offers excellent potential for career advancement and professional growth. We also offer attractive compensation packages commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including three weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, as well as a 401(k) plan with company matching.

About Us:
With 30 offices from Pennsylvania to Florida and ranked 68th on ENR’s 2019 listing of the Top 500 Design Firms, our design and construction management firm specializes in transportation, environmental and energy projects. Our success is based on our ability to deliver what our clients want using sound, technical solutions to achieve the best possible outcome on a project. Expressed in our ability to treat every one of our 1,400 employees as a professional, RK&K has received extensive recognition for its exceptional and unique workplace culture.

Drug-Free Workplace
RK&K maintains a drug-free workplace. Employees of RK&K are prohibited from engaging in the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana.

EEO Statement
RK&K ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or require special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, you may contact Human Resources at (410)728-2900.

Please apply on-line at: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=7eaf69cc-a235-4c24-906d-859254012d02&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=301735&source=CC3&lang=en_US
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Ad Title: Water Resources Non-Certified Operator
Location: Carlisle, Pa
Post Date: 10/03/19
Contact: Tom Hamilton
City: Carlisle
State: PA
Zip: 17013
Phone (W): 717-240-6923
Email: thamilton@carlislepa.org
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Description:
This is semiskilled work of moderate complexity covering the construction and maintenance and rehabilitation of a wide variety of Water Resources infrastructure including, but not limited to water, sanitary sewer, storm drainage, equipment operation, constructing new and maintaining existing facilities. Work extends to responsibility for light maintenance and servicing of assigned equipment. Training of other Water Resources staff on various equipment may be required.

Work is performed in accordance with established routines and procedures with some limited judgment exercised based upon accepted equipment operation and maintenance practices. Employees make limited decisions that follow well-established precedents. Work typically originates from either assignment from the Water Resources Supervisor, Utilities Supervisor or Crew Leaders , or due to normal operations involved in water resource maintenance. The work requires knowledge that can be readily learned on the job. Major maintenance decisions or construction decisions are referred to a crew leader.

Typical Examples of Work Performed

• Perform a variety of manual tasks including, but not limited to shoveling asphalt, stone, dirt, and other materials at construction sites; cleaning up around construction sites,; excavating around water, sewer, and storm sewer lines with hand tools; repair of water lines by bolting on leak clamps or replacing main; repair broken sewer lines by replacing pipe or patching with tin and cement; making water taps of various sizes, sets corporations, sets meters and connects to property owner’s service line; making sewer taps using hammer and chisel to open hole in sewer pipe, sets new pipe into hole and re-cements hookup; installs and repairs manholes, unstops sewer lines; repairs leaks in fire hydrants, cleans out drain plugs of fire hydrants, extends or raises hydrants; repairs storm sewer pipes and inlets, etc.
• Perform building maintenance and cleanup.
• Operate dump truck up through 40,000 GPW in a variety of water resource maintenance and construction tasks including plowing snow, spreading sand and salt, hauling men and materials, etc.
• Perform light maintenance to assigned equipment; checks equipment to make sure all safety mechanisms are in proper operating condition; reports operating defects to Crew Leader and/or Automotive Mechanic.
• May operate higher level equipment under supervision for training purposes in accordance with departmental procedures, or may operate equipment after proper training has been achieved, at the discretion of a supervisor.
• Share in the established Water Resource call-out rotation.
• Read water meters and deliver delinquent notices within a designated time frame specified by department supervisor.
• Terminate and restore water service to Borough customers.Perform other duties assigned.





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