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College intern sought for AEA. We serve local government agencies that provide drinking water, sewer and solid waste services in New Jersey. The position involves supporting our regulatory and legislative advocacy, training, public education and other member-service efforts. This could include web research, information gathering, social media and other types of communications, and/or support at events and meetings. This paid internship is an opportunity to learn about non-profit, local government and utility sectors. Candidate selected would commit to complete 40 hours, which could accommodate a college student’s schedule. Please send resume and writing sample to info@aeanj.org.

Resumes on File with AEA

Experienced water and wastewater professional. Areas of expertise include: strategic planning, water/wastewater operations and maintenance, advising Board of Directors on policy, financial management and budgeting, capital project management, human resource management, union contract negotiation and administration, contract management, financial analysis and rate calculation, public and intergovernmental relations and finally, customer service. Resume.

Candidate whose goal as a bioenvironmental engineer is to utilize engineering principles and the physical, chemical, and biological sciences to prevent and solve environmental problems. Contact AEA for a copy.

Candidate with executive level experience in water/wastewater utility management project and program management, environmental infrastructure consulting, and engineering. He is experienced in numerous areas of engineering, construction, and contract operations and maintenance (O&M). He has proven project management success in complex, multi-million dollar operations, design and construction projects, sales and marketing, branch office management, and contract management. He has experience at the federal, state, municipal, and private level. He also has experience with budget and expense control, strategic business and market planning, business development, client management and retention, and staff development. Contact AEA for resume.

Candidate with experience as a legal and environmental assistant. She has worked for FEMA and as a grant writer. Contact the AEA office at 609-584-1877 for a copy.

Candidate with extensive years of experience as an administrator in the public sector with an understanding of state government relations, skilled in managing funds and budget needs and served as executive director due to absence, vacation or illness. Contact AEA for candidate’s resume.

 

 

Job Postings

 

 

Electronic Systems Technician (November 2, 2017)

The Township of Parsippany Troy-Hills has a position open in the sewer utility department. Under direction, successful candidate will perform varied types of electronic labor. Will be trained in tasks related to the operation of electrical, electronic and mechanical equipment at the sewage treatment plant, and at pump stations. Applicant must be able to inspect the installation of wiring systems, electrical components, meters, electronic circuitry, microprocessors, and computer board components and all equipment controlled by such systems Able to install and repair electronic equipment and components, Read, write and understand technical, statistical and financial reports. Able to provide technical support to staff, peers and management, have an understanding and operational skill of volt and ohm meters and also have the ability to climb ladders and enter confined spaces.

Education: Successful completion of a vocational, technical or specialized program in industrial electrical and electronic technology.

Experience: One year of experience in work involving the installation, maintenance and repair of industrial electrical and electronic equipment and systems.

Applicants who do not have the required education should have one year of additional experience.

Must be available for emergencies 24 hours a day and have a telephone through which he or she can be contacted.

Possess valid New Jersey Driver’s License.

To apply: Submit a letter of interest indicating the title and department of the position you are interested in, along with a brief resume and copies of certifications, diplomas, transcripts and licenses you may possess, relative to this position, to Hank Sunyak, Personnel Director.

 

 

Wastewater Plant Operator (November 2, 2017)

The Township of Parsippany Troy-Hills is accepting resumes for the position of Wastewater Plant Operator. The starting annual salary is Per Ordinance H4 Wage Classification, which in 2017 is up to $71,000 DOQ. Annual salary increases are assured as per the Collective Bargaining Agreement. Generous benefits package and tuition payment for applicable continuing education provided.

Applicant must be a NJ Resident in accordance with the NJ Residency Law N.J.S.A. 52:14-7.

Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English Understand, remember and carry out oral and written instructions. Basic Computer Skills required.

Under direction, may perform varied types of manual labor. Duties may vary according to job assignment. Will be trained in tasks related to the operation of mechanical equipment at the sewage treatment plant, such as operations of various machines, pumps, valves and other equipment, the reading of gages. Operates and controls Wastewater treatment processes in accordance with strategies developed by Township. Takes samples to conduct standardized tests. Records operational data, telemetry readings, work logs and other prescribed work documentation. Assists co-workers to troubleshoot equipment failures and operational problems. Minor repairs and equipment lubrication. Monitors and evaluates Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) process control system. Monitors operations to confirm treatment plant performance is as established, and in compliance with State and Federal environmental and safety regulations, and Township policies, procedures and standards.

Must be available for emergencies 24 hours a day and have a telephone through which he or she can be contacted. This position may include, shift work, weekend and holiday rotation, emergency call outs and overtime can be required at short notice.

Applicants must possess a valid New Jersey Driver License along with a valid CLASS B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), or able to obtain (CDL) within Probationary period. A CDL Permit must be presented before commencement of work.

Applicant must have an NJDEP S-1 Wastewater License or greater.

To apply: Submit a letter of interest indicating the title and department of the position you are interested in, along with a brief resume and copies of any licenses you may possess, to Hank Sunyak, Personnel Director.

 

Lab Technician 1 (October 18, 2017)

East Windsor Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking a full time laboratory technician familiar with the water and wastewater industry and NJDEP certified laboratory protocols. The laboratory technician is responsible for the collection of potable water, wastewater, industrial, and sludge samples. The position entails field and laboratory bench analyses for microbiological, inorganic, and metal parameters according to EPA and State methodologies. The technician is required to operate and maintain lab equipment, perform custodial duties within the lab, prepare chemical reagents/ microbiological media, perform calculations, and demonstrate proficiency in QA/QC and record keeping.

Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology, or environmental science is desirable, however a candidate with an Associate’s degree or a high school diploma and experience in a related laboratory discipline will be considered. Experience with AA metal analyses a plus.

Send resume or apply at: East Windsor MUA, 7 Wiltshire Dr. East Windsor NJ, 08520, Attn. Henni Krawtschenko. Qualified applicants must submit a current resume and salary history/requirements. Application for employment along with full job description can be obtained at our Administration Building or on our web site at http://eastwindsormua.com/

 

Wastewater Treatment Plant Laborer/Operator (October 13, 2017)

The Cinnaminson Sewerage Authority owns and operates a 2 MGD wastewater treatment plant along with 12 pumping stations, 64 miles of gravity sewers, and 6 miles of pressure mains. We have a position open for a full-time entry-level laborer/operator. The duties call for you to be dependable, self-motivated, and have the ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods of time under changing temperatures and climate conditions. You are required to have a valid New Jersey Basic Driver’s License and be willing to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License within 90 days. It is also a requirement that you be available to work overtime on weekdays and weekends and be able to respond to our treatment facilities for after hour emergencies within 30 minutes. You will be required to demonstrate that you can read, write, speak understand, and communicate in English. You will need to have the capacity to follow safety precautions when operating our tools and equipment. We will train you in various tasks relating to the operation of the treatment facilities. All applicants are subject to a pre-employment physical, controlled substance test, background check, and motor vehicle record check. We offer you a competitive salary and benefits. You may obtain an application from us at the Cinnaminson Municipal Building, 1621 Riverton Road, Cinnaminson, NJ 08077. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Mechanic (October 13, 2017)

The Ocean County Utilities Authority, a public wastewater treatment facility consisting of three treatment plants and 39 pumping stations, is presently seeking an experienced Industrial Maintenance Mechanic for its  32 MGD Central Water Pollution Control Facility (a secondary wastewater treatment facility) located in Bayville, New Jersey.  This facility uses a conventional activated sludge treatment process.

The candidate must have completed a formal Apprenticeship Program and have five years’ experience in the repair and maintenance of large complex machinery and equipment similar to that used in wastewater treatment facilities, possess a basic knowledge of rigging and millwork, and be able to work from equipment manuals and schematics.  More than eight years Industrial Mechanic experience may be considered in lieu of a formal Apprenticeship Program.

The Authority offers a competitive salary starting at $65,748.80.  We offer a strong benefits package that includes NJ State health benefits, pension (PERS), and generous paid time off and holidays. Relocation is not available. Candidates in Ocean County are preferred. For immediate consideration, please email your resume and a cover letter to careers@ocua.com or mail to OCUA, Attention: HR, PO Box P, Bayville, NJ 08721. View the complete job description on our career website at www.ocua.com.

 

Laboratory Technician October 13, 2017

Opening for Laboratory Technician position at major wastewater treatment facility in Linden, NJ. Qualifications include at a minimum an A.S. Degree in Chemistry, Biology or Environmental Science with 3 years experience in a wastewater laboratory OR B.S. Degree in Chemistry, Biology or Environmental Science with 1 year of experience in a wastewater laboratory. Consideration given to residents of the City of Linden and the Borough of Roselle. Complete job description can be found on http://lrsanj.org. Submit resume with salary requirements by mail to LRSA Executive Director, P.O. Box 4118, Linden, NJ 07036 or by email to gfare@lrsanj.org. Applications accepted until October 26, 2017.

 

Vernon Township Municipal Utility Authority (10/2/17)
Request for Proposal and Statement of Qualifications

Purpose- The intent of this Request for Proposal (RFP) and resulting contract is to obtain professional operational services to operate and maintain Vernon Township’s sanitary sewer system.

The term of the contract is for a period of three (3) years from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2020 with an option to cancel after one (1) year. Bidders responding to this RFP shall have the requisite experience and knowledgeable background and qualifications in the provision of the services described herein.

The Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority (VTMUA) was created in May 2011 to serve the Township of Vernon that lies within the Wallkill River Watershed. The VTMUA serves the “Town Center” via a collection system and pumping station. The VTMUA infrastructure also includes the United Water Great Gorge Sanitary Sewer System that was acquired in 2012.

The wastewater from this area is conveyed to the Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority (SCUMA) Upper Wallkill Water Pollution Control Plant for treatment. The local sewage collection system discharges to a series of sanitary sewage pumping stations and force mains which convey the sewage from Vernon Township to the SCMUA’s Wallkill Interceptor Sewer System, which conveys wastewater to the SCMUA Upper Wallkill Water Pollution Control Plant in Hardyston Township. VTMUA’s system consists of approximately 46,000 feet of gravity sewer, 17,000 feet of force main and 3 Pumping Stations.

There are also a total of five (5) lift stations which the Bidder will be asked to provide a Proposal for the maintenance of on the basis of an hourly rate. Maintenance and inspection of the lift stations is to be performed at the direction of the VTMUA.

Registration

Each Respondent can obtain a copy of the RFP by going to the Vernon Township Municipal Utility Authority website at www.vernonmua.com. You will be asked to register with the VTMUA when you extract a copy of the RFP. Registering entails providing the name of the  company, its address, phone number, the name of a contact person who will be interfacing with the VTMUA, their address, their office and cell phone numbers, their fax, and e-mail address. The contact person is expected to be the focus of communications with the VTMUA during the RFP process. He or she is expected to attend the Pre-Proposal Submission Meeting discussed in Section 4.2, below, and to provide the VTMUA with a list of Respondent’s representatives (a maximum of 4 individuals per Respondent) who will attend the tour discussed in Section 1.4 and the Pre-Proposal Meeting.

Respondents can also obtain a copy of the RFP by contacting John Scerbo, the VTMUA Executive Director or Richard Wenner, Esq. the VTMUA’;s Attorney by email. Their email addesses are jscerbo@vernontwp.com and rwenner@lsaclaw.com . In your email kindly include all of the company and contact person information requested above. We will then forward the RFP to you electronically. Should you have any questions about the above please call John Scerbo at 973-764-4055, ext.2288

Procurement Schedule     

Deadline for Bidder Registration                          October 31st, 2017 at 4 pm

Mandatory Pre-submission meeting and Tour    November 3rd, 2017 at 10:00 am

Deadline to submit Requests for Information     November 7th, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Response to Requests for Information                November 10th, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Bid Proposal Submission Deadline                      December 1, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Anticipated Bid Award Date                                 December 21st, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Tandem Work Period                                            January 1-31, 2018

New Vendor Takeover                                          February 1st, 2018

 

                                                                                John Scerbo, Executive Director

                                                                               

 

Shift Supervisor (9/25/17)

The Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) is a public wastewater and solid waste authority. We are seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Shift Supervisor at our 40 MGD wastewater facility located in Atlantic City. This position reports directly to the Director of Wastewater Operations and oversees the operation of the Authority’s Wastewater plant and Collection systems on a 24 hour per day basis. The Shift Supervisor supervises and directs the activities of plant personnel in the operation and routine maintenance of all wastewater treatment processes and is capable of performing all operator duties and assumes others’ roles whenever necessary. The Shift Supervisor is expected to assure that treatment operations remain in functional working order, including adequate staffing and identification of any operational problems requiring action. This is a rotating 12-hour shift position.

Applicants are required to have at least the following: HS diploma or GED, a minimum 6 years of work experience in the wastewater treatment field inclusive of 3 years supervisory experience, a New Jersey Wastewater Treatment System Operator’s License S-3, valid driver’s license in good standing, exceptional leadership, verbal and written communication skills, computer skills are required; specifically a working knowledge of SCADA/HMI, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, & PowerPoint).

We offer a competitive salary and benefit package.

Application and full job description are available on line at www.acua.com. Please submit a completed application and follow it with a resume and cover letter to hr@acua.com

 

 

Laborer/Utility Worker (9/21/17)

The Jackson Township Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the full time position of Laborer/Utility Worker to work in the Maintenance Department. Candidate must have mechanical ability and two (2) years’ experience with potable water and sanitary sewer systems preferred. Candidate must obtain a Commercial Driver License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment. Submit resume or letter of interest to David Harpell, Executive Director, Jackson Township MUA, 135 Manhattan Street, Jackson, NJ 08527 or email jhaltigan@jacksonmua.com.

 

Executive Director (9/11/17) 

The Washington Township Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking candidates for the position of Executive Director. The Executive Director will be responsible for the overall water and sewer operations of the Authority including supervision, operation, maintenance, capital planning/construction, customer relations, finances and regulatory compliance.

Candidates for this position must be of the highest integrity, possess excellent management and organizational skills, be proficient using business related computer programs, and have administrative and operational experience in water and sewer utilities. An active Professional Engineer License is required. W2, T2, S2, and C2 licenses are also desirable.

The successful candidate will be required to pass medical and background checks

Please send resume with references and salary requirements to: Jill Waller, WTMUA, 46 East Mill Rd., Long Valley, NJ 07853, jwaller@wtmua.org

Please submit resumes no later than September 26, 2017. No phone calls please.

 

 

Two Wastewater Operator Positions Available (9/6/17)

Rockaway Valley Regional Sewerage Authority located in Morris County is seeking to fill 2 Licensed Operator positions. Applicants must possess a valid NJ driver’s license and be able to obtain a Class B CDL license within 6-months of hire. Minimum S-1 Wastewater License required for hire or must be obtained within 1-year of hire. Duties include operation of Wastewater Treatment Facility, Collection system, Mechanical repair and other duties as assigned. Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently. This position requires emergency response as needed. Both positions to be filled are for 2nd shift (3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.). Employees are assigned as necessary to 1st, 2nd or 3rd shifts as needed. Work week is a basic 40-hour. Shifts are Sunday to Thursday or Tuesday to Saturday.   Collection system licenses are a plus. Please email your resume to mickier@rvrsa.org or mail to: RVRSA, Attn: Mickie Roman, 99 Greenbank Road, Boonton, NJ 07005-9602. Please visit the RVRSA website www.rvrsa.org to view the complete job description.

 

Multiple Positions Available (9/5/17)

The Southeast Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (SMCMUA) is seeking applicants for the following positions:  Seasonal Work (temporary); Junior Apprentice Technician; Apprentice Technician; Project Engineer (part-time); Senior Engineer (part-time); Water Quality Assistant Supervisor; Junior Operations Assistant (part-time).  The full job descriptions and application instructions can be found at: http://smcmua.org/employment.htm.

 

Lead Instrumentation Mechanic (8/30/17)

The Stony Brook Regional Sewerage Authority, owner and operator of wastewater treatment plant facilities is seeking a skilled instrumentation technician with a minimum of 5-years’ experience as an instrumentation mechanic with electrical knowledge, PLC programming, troubleshooting skills, excellent communication skills, etc. Hours are Mon-Fri 7:30 to 4:00 p.m. Pension and Benefits. Send resume to 290 River Road, Princeton, NJ 08540 Atten: Antonia Pchola or email to apchola@sbrsa.org.

 

 

Assistant Supervisor of Industrial and Municipal Operations (8/24/17)

The Rahway Valley Sewerage Authority is looking to fill the following position:

Position Objectives & Duties
Reports to the Environmental Compliance Supervisor regarding activities and interactions between the RVSA and industrial and municipal users of the system. Responsible for inspecting, sampling and monitoring non-domestic discharges and informing users of applicable requirements concerning use of the RVSA collection system. Works closely with the Laboratory Manager and staff concerning industrial and municipal monitoring, sampling and meter sampling as well as scheduling sampling, monitoring or analysis of industrial users and in the interpretation of data. Assists in the implementation of the Industrial Pretreatment Program. Responsible for scheduling field sampling and monitoring of industrial users and metering system. Responsible for daily plant sampling. Represents the RVSA in a professional manner at all monitoring visits, inspections, meetings and in any communications concerning the pretreatment program or any municipal operations. Provides support and technical expertise in all field sampling and monitoring required by the RVSA’s NJPDES permit. Maintains field instruments, safety equipment, and other related equipment. Maintains data and information on industrial and municipal users. Prepares reports as necessary. Required to carry Authority issued cell phone. Performs other duties, as assigned, both inside and outside the plant.

Qualifications
General knowledge of wastewater treatment and field sampling techniques. Must be in good health and physically able to perform all duties associated with field sampling. Completion of college level courses in Chemistry, Environmental Science or Engineering desirable. Collection system operator license desirable.

Anyone interested should submit a resume to Anthony Gencarelli (agencarelli@rahwayvalleysa.com)

Starting salary range is $55,000-$64,000 based on experience/qualifications.

 

Wastewater Sewerage Treatment Plant Operator (8/24/17)

The Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the full time position of Wastewater Sewerage Treatment Plant Operator. Position entails shift work 7 days a week. Candidate must have High School diploma or obtained equivalency. A valid S-1 New Jersey Wastewater Operators License is preferred but not required. The salary range is $42,319-$55,092. Preference given to residents of City of Linden and Borough of Roselle. Submit resume or letter of interest to Gary G. Fare, Executive Director, at gfare@lrsanj.org by 9/8/17.

 

 

Laboratory Technician (8/9/17)

Opening for Laboratory Technician position at major wastewater treatment facility in Linden, NJ. Laboratory is NJDEP certified to analyze 25+ parameters. Position will entail analyzing wastewater and sludge samples for inorganic, microbiological, and metals testing. Responsible for conducting analyses according to standard operating procedures (SOPs), quality control protocol, and EPA/Standard Methods protocols. Required to operate and maintain laboratory instrumentation and equipment, including troubleshooting and calibration checks. Prepare chemical reagents and solutions and microbiological media for analysis. Preserve and handle samples in accordance to protocol and fill out and maintain chain of custodies. Perform and report calculated sample results and complete data entry into computer.

Qualifications: A.S. Degree in Chemistry, Biology or Environmental Science with 3 years experience in a wastewater laboratory OR B.S. Degree in Chemistry, Biology or Environmental Science with 1 year of experience in a wastewater laboratory. Consideration given to residents of the City of Linden and the Borough of Roselle. Complete job description can be found on http://lrsanj.org. Submit resume by mail to LRSA Executive Director, P.O. Box 4118, Linden, NJ 07036 or by email to gfare@lrsanj.org. Application deadline is August 25, 2017.

 

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator (Full Time and Entry Level) (8/4/7)

The Mount Holly MUA has a position open for a plant operator. The operator will be responsible for completing all treatment facility duties as directed.

Requirements:
The successful candidate must meet the needs of the Job Description and will be required to work shifts, weekends, holidays and or overtime as necessary. The position requires the employee to be dependable, self-motivated and reliable. A valid New Jersey driver’s license is required. The employee must be able to follow both written and verbal instructions and perform as part of the plant operations team.

Pay and Benefits:
The position offers a full benefits package and the starting rate will be as listed:

  • Starting pay: $16.75/hour
  • After completion of six-month probation: $19.58/hour

Application Deadline:
Candidates for the position must complete and submit an MHMUA Employment Application prior to August 21, 2017.

Please submit a resume with the Employment Application.

No phone calls will be accepted.

Note: All applicants are subject to the following: Drug/Alcohol Screening; Pre-employment physical; Driver’s License check

The Mount Holly Municipal Utilities Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 

Laboratory Manager/Plant Operator (8/2/17)

Borough of Florham Park is seeking an experienced laboratory technician to take over NJDEP certified laboratory. Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Biology or related field; or has passed a NJDEP certified Microbiology course. All others need not apply. Experience in quality control and laboratory safety is desired. Successful candidate will also be required to act as a substitute plant operator and be integrated into the on call and weekend shift rotation. Successful candidate will also be required to obtain a wastewater treatment license within one year of hire. Must live within 30 minutes of Florham Park. Salary is commensurate with exp. 40-hour work week, uniforms, safety equip, H/B with co pay and paid vacation. Send resume to Director of Community Services, 111 Ridgedale Ave., Florham Park, NJ 07932 or email to cganger@fpboro.net. Florham Park tests all prospective employees for drugs and alcohol during the pre-employment physical. Florham Park is EOE and ADA compliant.

 

Wastewater Treatment Operator (8/1/17)

The Ocean County Utilities Authority, a public wastewater treatment facility consisting of three treatment plants and 40 pumping stations, is presently seeking an experienced Wastewater Treatment Operator for its 32 MGD Northern Water Pollution Control Facility (a secondary wastewater treatment facility) located in Brick, New Jersey. This facility uses a conventional activated sludge treatment process.

Experience operating a public wastewater treatment system is required. The candidate must possess a New Jersey DEP S-1, 2, 3, or 4 License. Must be able to perform laboratory tests necessary to monitor and control plant processes, work rotating shifts and be able to provide direction to certain personnel when necessary. Must be computer literate and possess good written and verbal communication skills.

The Authority offers a competitive salary ranging from $56,160+ based on qualifications and experience. We offer a strong benefits package that includes NJ State health benefits, pension (PERS), and generous paid time off and holidays. Relocation is not available. Candidates in Ocean County are preferred. For immediate consideration, please email your resume and a cover letter to careers@ocua.com or mail to OCUA, Attention: HR, PO Box P, Bayville, NJ 08721. View the complete job description on our career website at www.ocua.com.

The Ocean County Utilities Authority
An Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Part-time Project Engineer or Part-time Senior Engineer (8/1/17)

The Southeast Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking a part-time Project Engineer or part-time Senior Engineer.  Position descriptions and application instructions can be found at:  http://smcmua.org/employment.htm.

 

 

Essential Job Functions

The essential functions of the job include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyzes and evaluates operation and maintenance functions pertaining to the treatment plant and collection system. Initiates and recommends new or improved practices.
  • Develops plans and procedures to ensure efficient operation.
  • Recommends plant and collection system improvements and additions; may initiate and recommend the purchase of new capital equipment.
  • Coordinates data and prepares or reviews and approves operational reports and budget requests.
  • Supervise the preparation of and signs all required regulatory reports.
  • Inspects plant operations regularly to monitor plant functions and personnel, in accordance with approved policies and procedures.
  • Serves as the liaison with Federal, State and Local agencies for all required regulatory reports, deadlines, etc.
  • Makes recommendations for equipment and material purchases and supplies.
  • Encourages the efficient utilization of equipment and facilities.
  • Ensures compliance by all staff with Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority policies, procedures, rules, written or otherwise, and all safety standards.
  • Works with the supervisors in the establishment of shift standards and schedules.
  • Reviews all supervisory time records, including hours worked, time out requests, schedule changes and overtime.
  • Organizes and directs activities of plant management personnel, and trains managers in job development.
  • Serves as the 2nd step in the Union’s grievance procedure, and serves on the management negotiation team during collective bargaining negotiations.
  • Participates in the hiring and termination process for all plant personnel.
  • Provides input in the disciplinary process and works with the Executive Director to monitor consistency and effectiveness.
  • In concert with the Maintenance Manager, plans preventive maintenance, repair maintenance, and housekeeping as applied to machines, equipment, and other plant facilities.
  • Reports all problems to the Executive Director on an ongoing basis.
  • Complies with all Authority policies, procedures and rules, written or otherwise, at all times.
  • Complies with all safety procedures within the plant at all times
  • Performs all other duties as assigned and/or required.

Please submit your resume by August 22, 2017, to Gary G. Fare, Executive Director, at gfare@lrsanj.org or by mail to the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority, 5005 South Wood Avenue, P.O. Box 4118, Linden, NJ 07036.

 

Laboratory Analyst (7/27/17)

Basic Functions: Performs chemical, physical and microbiological analyses on samples of industrial wastewater, plant influent, partially treated wastewater, sludge, effluent stream water samples and other samples as required, according to EPA and Standard Method Protocols.  Operates and maintains instruments and equipment required for analytical work.  Prepares chemical and microbiological media and test solutions used in the laboratory.  Performs calculations on results of laboratory and field data.  Enters data into laboratory LIMS system.  Performs and maintains records of QA/QC procedures.  Performs custodial duties in the laboratory including, but not limited to, the washing of laboratory glassware.  Performs daily plant sampling as well as some field sampling.  Works under the direct supervision of the Laboratory Manager or the Assistant Laboratory Manager as directed.

Qualifications: Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science, and 0-1 year applicable environmental laboratory experience; or an Associates (AA) degree in chemistry, biology, or environmental science, and 3 years applicable environmental laboratory experience; or 5 years applicable environmental laboratory experience.

A competitive salary and benefits package provided. Valid N.J. Driver’s License required.  Send resume to HR@RahwayValleySA.com.

 

Utility Worker (7/27/17)

Wastewater Treatment Facility located in Union County, NJ seeks motivated individual to handle general manual labor work throughout the facility.  A competitive salary and benefits package provided.  Excellent career opportunity available.  Valid N.J. Driver’s License required.  Send resume to HR@RahwayValleySA.com.

 

Sewage Plant Operator (7/25/17)

The Township of Parsippany Troy-Hills is taking resumes for the above position in the sewer utility department.

Will train on day shift – 7:00am until 3:30pm, Monday – Friday, for one month, then be transferred to night shift – 11:30pm to 7:30am, 6(six) days on 2(two) days off. The wage is Per Ordinance H4.

Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English Understand, remember and carry out oral and written instructions. Basic Computer Skill required.

Under direction, performs varied types of manual labor. Will be trained in tasks related to the operation of mechanical equipment at the sewage treatment plant, such as operations of various machines, pumps, valves and other equipment, the reading of gages and to conduct standardized tests and the assistance of co-workers responsible for mechanical work.

Must be available for emergencies 24 hours a day and have a telephone through which he or she can be contacted.

Possess or obtain valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), within probationary period.

Applicant with an S-1 or greater will work in the (H-4) grade.

To apply: Submit a letter of interest indicating the title and department of the position you are interested in, along with a brief resume and copies of any licenses you may possess, to Hank Sunyak, Personnel Director.

 

Operator (7/25/17)

The Township of Parsippany Troy-Hills is accepting resumes for this position in the sewer utility department. The wage is Per Ordinance H4.

Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English Understand, remember and carry out oral and written instructions. Basic Computer Skill required.

Under direction, performs varied types of manual labor. Will be trained in tasks related to the operation of mechanical equipment at the sewage treatment plant, such as operations of various machines, pumps, valves and other equipment, the reading of gages and to conduct standardized tests and the assistance of co-workers responsible for mechanical work.

Must be available for emergencies 24 hours a day and have a telephone through which he or she can be contacted.

Possess a current valid New Jersey Driver License along with a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), or able to obtain (CDL) within Probationary period.

Applicant to have an NJDEP S-1 Wastewater License or greater.

To apply: Submit a letter of interest indicating the title and department of the position you are interested in, along with a brief resume and copies of any licenses you may possess, to Hank Sunyak, Personnel Director.

 

Licensed Operator Position (C3, T3 & W3 (full time) (7/24/17)

Visit www.htmua.com for job description and employment application. Interested Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and desired salary to: HTMUA Licensed Operator Position, 6024 Ken Scull Avenue, Mays Landing, NJ 08330 or email to info@htmua.com. No phone calls. EOE, Committed to a drug free workplace.

 

Operator (7/24/17)

The Monroe Township Utility Department seeks to fill a full time operator’s position.

Description: Under direction, this position is responsible for the proper operation and maintenance of the department’s water and wastewater system consisting of fourteen (14) pumping stations, nine (9) wells, four (4) storage tanks and eleven (11) pressure regulators. Performs other related duties as required.

Duties Include But Are Not Limited To: Shift Operators are responsible to oversee the MTUD SCADA system, well operations, regulators, storage tanks, treatment operations, distribution system, sewer collection system, sewer pump station and all related equipment; operators perform system rounds, special projects, various system O&M, emergency response, customer complaint calls and response, emergency and regular mark-outs; performs other routine and on-call duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
Knowledge and Abilities: General knowledge of wastewater pumping stations, sewer collection system, well operations, chemical treatment, hydraulics, chemical pumps, plumbing, SCADA controls, moors, regulator operation, distribution system O&M and basic math required; ability to perform heavy manual labor for prolonged periods of time under varying temperatures and climatic conditions; ability to follow safety precautions in the operation of assigned tools and equipment; ability to read, write, understand and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position.

Physical Requirement: Physical conditions adequate to perform required tasks, including ability to lift loads of greater than 50 lbs; withstand to frequently work in adverse weather conditions.

License, experience and education/certification: Applicants must possess a valid CDL Class B (CDL Class A with N Endorsement preferred); three (3) years of experience and two (2) NJDEP Licenses or one (1) level two NJDEP License; Associate’s Degree especially in environmental science, biology, chemistry, engineering technology preferred; wastewater experience and NJDEP higher collection system licenses preferred; welding, electrical, mechanical and instrumentation skills preferred.

Candidates must reside in New Jersey unless otherwise exempted by law and are required to pass a pre-employment drug screen, background check and motor vehicle record check.

Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible as long as they can perform the essential functions of the job after reasonable accommodation is made to their known limitations. If the accommodation cannot be made because it would cause the Township undue hardship, such persons may not be eligible.

Wages: Pursuant to applicable Collective Bargaining Agreement as per Salary Ordinance.
Current Range: Step 1 $51,323 to Step 4 $62,347 (salary is DOQ)

Application Procedure: Interested parties may obtain applications from either the Administration or Human Resource Offices located at Monroe Township Municipal Complex, 1 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Township, NJ 08831 or by visiting www.monroetwp.com. Completed applications should be returned to Human Resources at the Municipal Complex.

The Township of Monroe is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

 


Facility Manager
(6/30/17)

Waste Management has an exciting opportunity for a Facility Manager to manage a major, innovative organic recycling project located at one of WM’s transfer stations in Elizabeth, NJ. This is a great opportunity to be a part of an advanced recycling solution, with the goal of becoming a key part of the state’s long-term plan for a greener, greater New Jersey.

The Facility Manager is responsible for day-to-day operations of a major, innovative food waste recycling and co-digestion project to service Northern New Jersey. Duties include project and facility management, staff hiring and training, daily operations management, maintenance, quality control, and subcontract transportation oversight. This position also requires contract administration and interfacing with the wastewater treatment plant(s) (WWTPs) which receive Engineered BioSlurry™ (EBS™) manufactured through WM’s proprietary Centralized Organics Recycling Equipment® (CORe®). The Facility Manager also ensures full regulatory compliance, prepares reports, assists in sales efforts, and hosts tours and visits. The qualified candidate in this position will play a major role in developing best practices and making recommendations for improvements for this and future WM CORe® and co-digestion projects. Full job description

Candidates will need to apply at www.wm.com/careers by searching job ID# 17008717.

 

Secretary/Treasurer (6/21/17)

Wastewater treatment plant located in Union County, NJ seeks experienced professional to fill the position of Secretary-Treasurer of the Rahway Valley Sewerage Authority under the general direction of the Executive Director, and with functional responsibility to the Board of Commissioners. Acts as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) overseeing certain Treasury functions, all aspects of the Accounting, Financial Reporting and the Annual Budget processes and certain aspects of Risk Management (Insurance Process). Responsible for the financial aspects of bond resolutions and service agreements with the member municipalities and State and Federal financial reporting requirements. Performs all necessary functions of the Corporate Secretary including attending Board meetings. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred. Compensation commensurate with qualifications. Mail resume with salary requirements to Human Resources, Rahway Valley Sewerage Authority, 1050 East Hazelwood Avenue, Rahway, New Jersey, 07065 or email HR@RahwayValleySA.com.

 


N-2 Licensee Sought 
(5/31/17)

Seeking industrial waste operator with an N-2 license. Part-time position; to serve as backup or interim operator until permanent position is filled. Contact Mike Chapman at mchapman@ltmua.org for more information.

 


Engineer, P.E
(5/31/17)

The Rockaway Valley Regional Sewerage Authority (RVRSA) located in Morris County is seeking an individual to fill the position of full time Manager of Engineering. The RVRSA serves 10 Morris County communities and operates/maintains one 12 mgd wastewater facility, 16 miles of gravity sewer including multiple siphons, and two new pump stations. This position requires at a minimum a BS degree in Engineering and a Professional Engineering License, in good standing, prior experience working as a Municipal Engineer, County Engineer or Authority Engineer, experience and knowledge of New Jersey local public contract and bidding procedures, experience and knowledge of NJDEP Water Quality Regulations, experience in the department-level management of engineering in the public sector. Must have a New Jersey driver’s license. RVRSA is an equal opportunity employer.

Send resume with salary requirements to: mickier@rvrsa.org

Please see Manager of Engineering job description located on the RVRSA web site at rvrsa.org under Announcements heading.

 

Assistant Superintendent (5/18/17)

The Township of Neptune Sewerage Authority (TNSA) is seeking a full-time Assistant Superintendent at a salary range of $95,000.00 – $105,000.00. Salary will commensurate with the selected applicants qualifications, education and experience. Applicant must have ten (10) years of experience in the wastewater treatment field or a related industry; must possess a valid S-4 NJDEP Wastewater license; must possess a valid New Jersey Driver’s license; must have management/supervisory experience; a Bachelor’s Degree of a related discipline or possession of any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this position; knowledge of Allen-Bradley Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s) and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)/Human Machine Interface (HMI) operating systems. Responsibilities include but are not limited to being on-call, monitoring current issues including industry technology and trends and changing regulations governing the wastewater industry; assisting in the preparation of NJDEP reporting requirements including but are not limited to NJDEP Effluent Discharge Monitoring Reports, NJDEP Sludge Quality Assurance Reports, NJDEP Air Quality Monitoring Reports and NJDEP Storm Water Compliance Reports; assisting with environmental compliance and safety programs as well as ensuring effective and efficient plant operations; assisting with planning, coordinating, conducting and monitoring of TNSA and NJDEP lab procedures. Please submit a completed TNSA employment application along with a resume to TNSA, attention Executive Director, P.O. Box 765, Neptune, New Jersey 07753 or email at dellapietro@tnsa-nj.org by Friday, June 30, 2017.

 

Multiple Positions Available (5/15/17)

The Southeast Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (SMCMUA) is seeking applicants for the following positions:  Junior Finance Clerk; Junior Apprentice Operator – Water Quality; Junior Apprentice Technician; Apprentice Operator – Water Quality; and Apprentice Technician.  The full job descriptions and application instructions can be found at:  http://smcmua.org/employment.htm.


Wastewater Sewerage Treatment Plant Operator
(3/31/17)

The Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the full time position of Wastewater Sewerage Treatment Plant Operator.  Position entails shift work 7 days a week. Candidate must have High School diploma or obtained equivalency and must possess a valid S-1 New Jersey Wastewater Operators License.  The salary range is $42,319-$55,092. Preference given to residents of City of Linden and Borough of Roselle. Submit resume or letter of interest to Gary G. Fare, Executive Director, at gfare@lrsanj.org by 4/21/17.

 

Wastewater Collection System Operator (3/6/17)

The Hanover Sewerage Authority in Whippany NJ is seeking qualified candidates for the full time position of Wastewater Collection System Operator. Responsibilities include operation and maintenance of various sewer cleaning and CCTV inspection equipment and associated collection system activities such as manhole frame resetting, utility one call mark-outs, sewer installation inspections, completion and submittal of various reports and inspection of commercial and industrial grease interceptor equipment. Additional duties include general housekeeping and upkeep of all assigned areas and equipment as well as treatment plant maintenance activities. Availability for emergency response for sewer blockage remediation, repairs and other activities is mandatory. Candidates must possess a High School Diploma and a valid NJ driver’s license. Possession of a Class B Commercial Driver License with N endorsement is required. Candidates must be proficient in math, reading and writing and must be able to communicate effectively. A minimum of three years of previous experience in wastewater collection system operations is required; possession of NJDEP operator S or C class licenses is preferred but not required.

Salary is commensurate with experience and Hanover Sewerage Authority policies. Applicants must pass a physical and drug test. Hanover Sewerage Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Interested candidates should submit a detailed resume to the attention of the Executive Director at the Hanover Sewerage Authority, 1000 Route 10, P.O. Box 320, Whippany, NJ 07981.

 

Systems Analyst/Programmer (3/2/17)

The Brick Township Municipal Utilities Authority (BTMUA), a progressive and large public utility, has an immediate opening for a “Systems Analyst/Programmer”.

Qualified candidates should possess an Associate’s Degree in Information Technology, or technical computer-related training, or minimum three (3) years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience;  Knowledge of Microsoft Windows servers/networking, Active Directory, SQL Server, SSMS, SQL performance tuning, SQL security, and SQL recovery.  Experience developing web applications in Visual Studio .NET using VB .NET and C#.  Knowledge of JavaScript helpful.

Interested candidates should mail or email resume and cover letter with salary requirements to Janice Zelnock, Supervisor of I.T., BTMUA, 1551 Highway 88 West, Brick, NJ  08724.  Email:  zelnock@brickmua.com.  BTMUA is an equal opportunity employer.

 


Assistant Operations Manager, Engineering, Utilities And Maintenance  
(2/13/17)

Job Summary
The incumbent assists the Manager of Operations in the daily operations of the Water and Wastewater Departments, with emphasis on the water production facilities and wastewater facilities, including Engineering, planning, design, and manage construction of new facilities and modification of existing facilities to ensure delivery of high quality water and the conveyance of sewer. Works with the Plant staff to manage, plan and direct the daily operations for the five water treatment plants.  Also responsible for the design of water mains, conveyance system and facility maintenance ensuring compliance with federal, state and local regulations and policies. Reviews the work of subordinates for completeness and accuracy.

Assists in the development of the department budget and develops future budget projections. Helps to develop and review strategic plan for growth, expansion and enhancement of services.

Ensures compliance with environmental and safety programs as well as effective and efficient operations.

Monitors current issues, industry technology and trends, and changing regulations governing the water resources industry; makes recommendations for operational changes to ensure continued Water System compliance, effectiveness and efficiency. Reviews construction plans and makes recommendations for modification or approval as appropriate. Provide strategic leadership in terms of long-range planning and direction for the MUA’s water assets and oversight of the Capital Improvement Program for the MUA’s water treatment plants and wastewater facility as well as the water distribution and sewer conveyance systems. Provide plan review for all new development.

Competitive Pay and Great Benefits: East Windsor Municipal Utilities Authority offers State health insurance plans, dental insurance; 11 paid holidays and up to 25 days of paid General Leave (based on seniority);

Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering or a related engineering discipline, supplemented by five (5) years of progressively responsible administrative and technical experience in the water/wastewater utility environment, is required; or possession of any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. An EIT Certification and working towards a PE license is also desirable. Must possess a valid New Jersey driver’s license, (or be able to obtain) and a valid NJDEP Water/wastewater Treatment T2, S3 and water/wastewater distribution and collection system License W3, C3, or obtain within a reasonable time frame.  Capability to develop plans, specifications and contracts.  Supervise and evaluate plans and construction work. Ability to relate well to contractors, the general public and fellow employees. Ability to give clear, concise directions, orders and reports both verbally and in writing. Capability and experience in design of water and wastewater utility systems and preparation of permit applications. Proficiency in the operation of computer programs, including hydraulic models, GIS and CADD preferred.

Manages the construction of projects, including field adjustments, contracts, construction contractors, change orders and invoice payments. Advises and assists field staff in respect to proper utility maintenance practices and equipment. Uses engineering computer models to evaluate water, wastewater and piping designs. Responds to public complaints pertaining to construction and public right-of-way and makes recommendations for corrective action. May perform other related engineering work including: interpretation of site plans, codes, easements, legal descriptions, regulations and standards; conducts field work and inspections. Performs administrative and reporting functions as necessary for job performance. Knowledge and experience of managing the capital improvement program, including project planning and budgeting. This is not intended to be an all-inclusive listing of essential job functions; the performance of other essential functions may be required.

General:

  • Assists with planning, coordinating, conducting and monitoring tests.
  • Assists to prepare technical documents, reports, and presentations.
  • Assists with technical analyses.
  • Assists to prepare cost estimates and budgets.
  • May execute mathematical, statistical, and other models.
  • Assists with site inspections.
  • Assists with maintaining official records, documents, and data.
  • Participate on a project team.
  • Performs other related Engineer job duties as required
  • Create specifications and design plans for water Distribution and conveyance system
  • Review developer preliminary and final plans, submittals

Inspection:

  • Inspect and verify contractor’s work is in compliance with contract requirements.
  • Review submittals, Requests for Information, preparing responses, and drafting Field Memorandums.
  • Reviewing contractor plans, procedures, schedules, and preparing independent cost estimates.
  • Assists with factory acceptance testing, systems start-up, and coordinating warranty work.
  • Assists with performing forensic investigations of construction deficiencies.

Candidates should submit a copy of their resume with licenses/certificates and complete an Employment Application that can be found on Eastwindsormua.com to: East Windsor MUA, 7 Wiltshire Drive, East Windsor NJ 08520, Attn: Richard Brand, Executive Director or; Rbrand@Eastwindsormua.com


Entry Level Unlicensed Wastewater Operator Positions Available
  (2/13/17)

Rockaway Valley Regional Sewerage Authority located in Morris County is seeking to fill two (2) entry level Unlicensed Operator positions. Must possess a valid NJ driver’s license and be able to obtain a Class B CDL license within 6-months of hire. Wastewater and/or Collection System licenses not necessary for hire but must be obtained within 2-years of hire. Duties include operation of Wastewater Treatment Facility, Collection system, mechanical repair and other duties as assigned. Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently. This position requires emergency response as needed. Both entry level positions to be filled are for 2nd shift (3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.). Employees are assigned as necessary to 1st, 2nd or 3rd shifts as needed. Work week is a basic 40-hour shift on Tuesday to Saturday or Sunday to Thursday, or Monday to Friday. College degree/credits and wastewater or collection system licenses or experience are a plus. Please email your resume to mickier@rvrsa.org or mail to: RVRSA, Attn: Mickie Roman, 99 Greenbank Road, Boonton, NJ 07005-9602. Please visit the RVRSA website www.rvrsa.org to view the complete job description.



Assistant Director of Water & Sewer Utilities
(1/25/17)

The City of Newark, New Jersey is seeking an Assistant Director of Water & Sewer Utilities. As part of the Executive Team, this role provides strategic leadership in terms of long-range planning and direction for the City’s water assets and oversight of the Capital Improvement Program for water and wastewater facilities as well as the water distribution and sewer collection systems. This group includes Utility Engineering, Water Supply, Treatment and Transmission, Storm Water Management, Combined Sewer Overflow Compliance and Water 84 Sewer Maintenance additionally managing the Automated Meter Reading program implementation and Planning Board site plan review.

Duties/Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will have industry knowledge and the ability to articulate a clear vision for the engineering and systems maintenance divisions. You will be responsible for preparation of the annual capital improvements budget, and will lead the expansion and rehabilitation efforts for improved methods and best practices. This role interacts with Mayor, City Council and the public regarding budget issues and facility/system performance; may serve as media spokesperson as delegated.

Minimum Qualifications & Experience:

*Bachelor’s Degree in engineering: civil, construction, or environmental. Other majors such as water resources planning/management or public administration are applicable;

*Minimum 7 years’ experience leading operations in a water/sewer utility or related industry such as transportation or construction;

*Must have one or more of the following certifications: Professional Engineer’s License (PE); Class IV Wastewater Collections, Class IV Water Treatment Plant Operator, or Class IV Water Distribution;

*Experienced user of computerized maintenance management systems: analysis, reporting, & preventative maintenance along with advanced predictive maintenance tools;

*Ability to assess maintenance and recovery systems in the aftermath of adverse weather or disaster events;

*Excellent interpersonal skills to lead others and be a change-agent;

*Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

To apply, please forward your cover letter and resume to waterandsewer@ci.newark.nj.us

 

Wastewater Operator (1/23/17)

The Madison-Chatham Joint Meeting, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking an Entry Level Licensed Operator for its Wastewater Treatment Facility. The applicant must also have the ability to obtain an S-1 License within 12 months of hire. The applicant shall operate various equipment and instruments used in the sampling, analysis, and processing of wastewater and biosolids. The applicant must also be prepared to respond to the facility for after hour emergencies within 30 minutes and possess a valid NJ driver’s license. Send resume with salary requirements to Chris Manak, Superintendent, P.O. Box 341, Chatham, NJ 07928-0341, fax to (973) 635-0017, or email to cmanak@mcjm.org.

 

Wastewater Plant Operator (1/17/17)

The Cumberland County Utilities Authority, located in Bridgeton New Jersey, will be hiring a Wastewater Operator. Operators of all experience and license levels are in encouraged to apply.

Key Responsibilities

•Operates and controls Wastewater treatment processes in accordance with strategies developed by the Plant Process Manager, including the operation of ancillary facilities and equipment; duties may vary according to job assignment.

•Monitors operations to verify treatment plant performance is stable, and in compliance with state and Federal environmental and safety regulations, and City policies, procedures and standards.

•Monitors and evaluates Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) process control systems.

•Collects samples and conducts process control tests to monitor system performance.

•Assists technicians and mechanics to troubleshoot equipment failures and operational problems.

•Records operational data, telemetry readings, work logs and other prescribed work documentation.

Job Requirements

Experience: Strong organizational, analytical, communication and mechanical skills. Previous Wastewater/Water Treatment plant experience with responsibilities preferred.

Education: High school diploma/GED required. Specialized education in mathematics, chemistry, physics, biology, laboratory, or applied science is desirable.

Licenses and Certificates: Possession of or the ability to obtain a wastewater license (S1) from the NJDEP within 18 months.

Weekend, rotating shift and overtime work is required. Excellent compensation and benefit package. Applications are available online at www.ccua.info, or may be picked up in person at the front office between the hours of 9am and 3 pm. Mail application and resume to Director; CCUA, 333 Water Street, Bridgeton, NJ 08302.