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Lead Sr Engineer
American Water
Posted February 18, 2021

Primary Role
As a senior staff professional within the American Water Military Services Group Engineering function, this position is responsible for the development and management of engineering projects or assignments in the field of water resources management. This includes all aspects of public water supply systems and wastewater collection &
treatment systems including asset management, capital planning, engineering design, project and construction management, business development, and issues relating to operations & maintenance. Projects or assignments fall within the following general categories:

• Asset/Capital Planning - water/wastewater system planning and analysis in order to recommend projects or other approaches to address system needs. Develop and administer capital budgets (detailed annual plan & 5-year forecast) including selection and prioritization of projects or programs that best meet identified needs. System analysis efforts range from hydraulic modeling and capacity determinations/recommendations to topic specific or comprehensive system master planning in any or all of the following areas: source of supply, treatment, residuals handling, storage, pumping, water distribution, wastewater collection, automation & controls, regionalization, regulatory compliance, operational reliability and efficiency.
• Project Delivery - Managing all activities concerned with the delivery of multiple capital investment projects from inception to completion. This includes project budgeting and administration within an established capital investment management process, management or self-performance of project delivery tasks including preliminary engineering, detailed design, permitting, procurement, construction management, field
inspection, testing, turnover and project closeout.
• Technical Services – Developing and implementing technical standards applicable to the asset base of American Water. Serve as a technical expert and resource in area of engineering discipline. Support project delivery efforts through interpreting and determining asset & operational requirements, organizing and executing detailed engineering design tasks, administering project specific permitting tasks, providing
technical support and operator training during construction & commissioning. Assignments include self performed design and engineering analysis tasks & management of external consulting engineers performing similar tasks.
• Operations & Maintenance Support - Engineering studies and/or troubleshooting related to water/wastewater operations and maintenance concerns, project or program management for maintenance of engineered assets (storage tanks, reservoirs, dams, etc.) or event management support related to unplanned occurrences (droughts, storms, floods, power outage, asset failures, etc.).
• Business Development – Working as part of a business development team, assist in the pursuit of new business and growth opportunities. Tasks include performing due diligence, preparation of technical and cost proposals, and execution of engineering services for successful proposals.

Experience/Education
• Engineering experience in water and wastewater industry
• 7 to 10 years minimum experience preferred
• Bachelor’s Degree in civil, Environmental or Mechanical or related field. Master’s degree or advanced study in field of specialty preferred.
• Professional Engineering (PE) license (preferred)

Candidates can inquire about positions by emailing Erin Defibaugh at Erin.Defibaugh@amwater.com or submit an application at https://www.amwater.com/careers

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Water Treatment Plant Operator
American Water
Posted February 18, 2021

Primary Role
Independently operate, maintain, repair, and inspect water treatment systems at treatment plant, wells and similar work in the water distribution system (pump stations, storage tanks, fire hydrants, etc). Includes the collection of water samples per state regulations, recording data and preparing regulatory reports, adjusting chemical feed rates, and other similar duties. Position will also be required to assist with the wastewater collection system on a periodic basis and participate in water and sewer main and service repairs.

Experience/Education
• Three years in operation of water treatment processes, well systems and water distribution system operation and repair preferred.
• Possession of a current Water Treatment Operator Certification (WTPO 1, 2 or greater) preferred AND/OR Water Distribution Manager/Specialist Certification (WDS, WDM 1, 2, 3, 4) preferred
• Must possess a valid, active state driver’s license, CDL preferred
• Additional trade specific courses preferred
• Must possess a high school diploma, GED equivalent

Candidates can inquire about positions by emailing Erin Defibaugh at Erin.Defibaugh@amwater.com or submit an application at https://www.amwater.com/careers

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Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
American Water
Posted February 18, 2021

Primary Role
Independently operates, maintains, repairs and inspects wastewater treatment plant and collection system (lift stations, holding tanks, grease traps, etc.). Includes the collection of wastewater samples per state regulations, performing process control laboratory testing, recording data and preparing regulatory reports, adjusting chemical feed rates, and other similar duties. Position will also be required to assist with the water collection system on a periodic basis and participate in water and sewer main and service repairs.

Experience/Education
• Three years in operation of activated sludge plants preferred.
• Three years’ experience in working in sewage collection systems preferred.
• Wastewater Treatment Operator Certification (WWC-II or III) highly preferred but a combination of experience and lower license could be considered.
• Additional trade specific courses preferred.
• Must possess a valid, active state driver’s license, CDL preferred.
• Must possess a high school diploma or GED.

Candidates can inquire about positions by emailing Erin Defibaugh at Erin.Defibaugh@amwater.com or submit an application at https://www.amwater.com/careers

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Water Maintenance Technician
Kitsap PUD

Posted February 18, 2021

Job Type : Full-Time
Pay Range : $24.11 - $33.27 per hour, DOQ
Benefits : Excellent benefit package
Location : Poulsbo, WA / Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM, occasional overtime required

Job Summary:
Kitsap PUD is interested in adding a qualified Maintenance Technician to our team. Qualified applicants
will possess the skills necessary to perform a variety of activities related to the maintenance and repair
of water system infrastructure.

Position Requirements:
• Must be at least 18 years of age.
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent
• Valid Washington State driver’s license
• 3-5 years minimum experience operating a backhoe or excavator
• Possession of a valid Class A CDL endorsement OR ability to obtain within one year of hire
• Ability to obtain a Water Distribution Manager 1 within one year of hire
Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
age, sexual orientation or genetic information.
Position will remain open until filled. Please submit a completed job application to: hrfinance@kpud.org.
Job applications are available at: www.kpud.org/employment.php.

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Water Construction Technician
Kitsap PUD
Posted February 18, 2021

Job Type : Full-Time
Pay Range : $24.11 - $33.27 per hour DOQ
Benefits : Excellent benefit package
Location : Poulsbo, WA / Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM, occasional overtime required

Job Summary:
Kitsap PUD is interested in adding a qualified Construction Technician to our team. Qualified applicants
will possess the skills necessary to perform a variety of activities related to the construction of utility
infrastructure.

Position Requirements:
• Must be at least 18 years of age.
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent
• Valid Washington State driver’s license
• 3-5 years minimum experience operating a backhoe or excavator
• Possession of a valid Class A CDL endorsement OR ability to obtain within one year of hire
Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
age, sexual orientation or genetic information.
Position will remain open until filled. Please submit a completed job application to: hrfinance@kpud.org.
Job applications are available at: www.kpud.org/employment.php

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Telecom Field Technician
Kitsap PUD
Posted February 18, 2021

Job Type : Full-Time
Pay Range : $20.63 - $28.48 per year DOQ
Benefits : Excellent benefit package
Location : Poulsbo, WA / Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 PM, occasional evenings & weekends

Job Summary:
The Telecom department of Kitsap PUD is rapidly expanding, is in need of a Telecom Field Technician
for expansion of the fiber optic network and is willing to train the right motivated candidate. A
successful candidate has expert problem-solving skills, works well under pressure and enjoys
challenges and working with their hands.

Position Requirements
• Must be at least 18 years of age
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent
• Valid Washington State driver’s license
Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
age, sexual orientation or genetic information.

Position will remain open until filled. Please submit a completed job application by email to:
hrfinance@kpud.org
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Network Engineer
Kitsap PUD
Posted February 18, 2021

Job Type : Full-Time / Non-Exempt
Pay Range : $27.59 - $44.15 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications
Benefits : Excellent benefit package including retirement, medical/dental insurance and PTO
Location : Poulsbo, WA + travel within Kitsap County
Schedule : Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 PM, occasional evenings & weekends

Job Summary:
Kitsap PUD is currently seeking a Network Engineer. The primary job function will be to focus on
operations, which includes installation, provisioning, testing, maintenance and on-call support for network
outages. The successful candidate must have knowledge of Ethernet, IP, MPLS, routing, switching (STP,
Tunneling), QOS and network design.

Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,
sexual orientation or genetic information.

Position will remain open until filled. Please submit a completed job application to: hrfinance@kpud.org.
Job applications are available at: www.kpud.org/employment.php

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Water Reclamation Facility Operator
Liberty Lake Water & Sewer District
Posted February 17, 2021

The Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District is seeking a Water Reclamation Facility Operator with limited or advanced experience. The position can be filled as an Operator I through Operator III and compensation will be based on qualifications and experience. The District operates a 2MGD Biological Nutrient Removal (BNR) wastewater treatment facility with tertiary treatment membrane ultrafiltration. The District is located 17 miles east of Spokane Washington and 3 miles from Idaho state line.

The District is governed by a 3 member Board of Commissioners. The District has 14 employees including the General Manager, administration, water reclamation facility, and operations staff.

The Water Reclamation Facility Operator functions as a multi-skilled professional responsible at all times to the General Manager and performs duties subject to the direction and supervision of the Water Reclamation Facility Chief Operator. The Water Reclamation Facility Operator performs and coordinates a variety of specific and non-specific jobs related to the operation, treatment process, monitoring and maintenance of the District’s Water Reclamation Facility. Work in the position of Water Reclamation Facility Operator is allocated between the office, laboratory and the field.

The Water Reclamation Facility Operator is involved in following activities:
• Operates, monitors and maintains the treatment facility equipment to maintain compliance with State National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit.
• Performs laboratory duties; collects samples from various treatment locations; performs laboratory tests and analyzes results in accordance with standard procedures.
• Performs strict quality control (QA/QC) procedures including calibration of instruments, analyzing standards, keeping logs, and performing statistical analysis of data.
• Assists in the control of the biological process of activated sludge and takes necessary action to ensure proper process control for compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.
• Performs preventive maintenance of equipment and machinery such as pumps, aeration equipment, biosolids dewatering equipment, clarifiers, headwork screens, grit removal equipment, etc., to ensure that equipment is operating efficiently.
• Assists in the evaluation of wastewater process trends.
• Operates a variety of tools and power equipment such as control systems, computers, pumps, motors, gear drives, electrical switch gears, gauges, automatic devises and chemical dispensing equipment.
• Provides rotating on-call for evenings, holidays, weekends and available for after hour emergencies.

Qualifications: Any combination of education and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the position. Must hold or obtain a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate from the State of Washington. Experience in wastewater treatment, laboratory experience, and membrane filtration is preferred.

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, LT Disability, Life and AD&D. FSA (medical and dependent care) are available. LLSWD is exempt from Social Security. LLSWD contributes 7.65% of employee compensation to 401(a) in lieu of Social Security and will match employee 457(b) contributions 100% up to 6% of compensation (also to the 401(a)). Continuing education costs provided. Benefits also include 10 paid holidays and 2 personal leave days per year. LLSWD is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Send resumes to BiJay Adams, General Manager, Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District, 22510 E. Mission Ave., Liberty Lake, WA 99019 or to bijay@libertylake.org. Position will remain open until filled. A full job description is available upon request. Please contact BiJay Adams, General Manager at (509) 922-9016 for additional information.


Water Treatment Plant Operator II
City of Port Angeles
Posted February 11, 2021

Salary: $28.384 - $33.901 per hour ($59,038.72-$70,514.08 annually)
Full-time position. Excellent benefits include medical, dental and vision coverage for employee and dependents,
life insurance, long-term disability insurance, vacation/sick leave accrual, PERS retirement and deferred
compensation plans. Employee shares 12.5% of the medical premium. Position is represented by AFSCME
Local #1619.
Qualifications:
Education and Certifications:
Must have or obtain a valid First Aid card.
Must have or be able to acquire within 30 days a valid State of Washington driver’s license and a
driving record acceptable to the City’s Risk Manager.
Must have basic familiarity with personal computer and associated software.
Possession of a valid State of Washington Water Treatment Plant Operator II certification or the
ability to acquire a WTP Operator II certification within six months of hire.

Experience:
Three years of work experience as a Water Treatment Plant Operator I and a Water Treatment Plant
Operator II certification or the ability to acquire a Water Treatment Plant Operator II certification
within 6 months of hire.

To Apply: Applicants can apply online at www.cityofpa.us please attached a letter of interest and resume. Position
is open until filled.

Selection Process: Applicants will be evaluated on the qualifications and related experience. Only applicants
selected to receive an interview will be contacted. COPA is an E.O.E.
Human Resources Office
321 E 5th St
Port Angeles, WA 98362
(360) 417-4510 ~ afountai@cityofpa.us
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Wastewater Treatment Plant Maintenance Technician
City of Wenatchee
Posted February 3, 2021


$4,943 - $5,722/Month
Position Overview:
Maintains, repairs, rebuilds and cleans plant infrastructure and Sewage Lift Station systems and equipment including but not limited to environmental control, ultraviolet light disinfection, chemical metering, mechanical bar screens, air blowers, centrifugal and positive displacement pumps, submersible pumps and mixers, pump control, clarifiers, gravity belt thickener, belt filter press, anaerobic digesters, gas mixing, boiler, heat exchanger and electrical motors. Provides skilled maintenance and technical support of utility wastewater collections, processing and reclamation control systems.

Qualification Requirements
• High School Diploma or GED. Two years of technical college courses in industrial electrical/mechanical maintenance preferred. WA State Electrician License preferred.
• Two (2) years of wastewater, electrical/instrumentation, mechanical or related industry experience.
• Must possess a current WA State Driver’s License and maintain throughout employment.
• Must obtain a WA State Class B CDL (tanker endorsement/air brake restriction removed) within six (6) months of hire and maintain throughout employment.
• Must obtain a Wastewater Plant Operator Class II certification within three (3) years of hire and maintain throughout employment.

How to Apply
Please go to www.wenatcheewa.gov and click on ‘Job Opportunities’ to view the full Job Description and download application materials. The following constitutes a complete application package:
1. Letter of Interest/Cover Letter
2. Resume
3. Application for Employment
4. Supplemental Application

Complete application packages may be emailed (HR@WenatcheeWa.Gov), faxed (509-888-3636), or mailed to: City of Wenatchee Human Resources Department, PO Box 519 Wenatchee, WA 98801-0519.
Initial Review Date: 3:00 P.M., Friday, February 26, 2021

CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION AND APPLICATION


Control Systems Technician
Lakehaven Water & Sewer District
Posted February 2, 2021

Open until filled, first review date 11/25/20
Accepting applications from internal and external applicants.

Lakehaven Water and Sewer District has an immediate opening for a Control Systems Technician in our Engineering Department.

Position Range Pay Level Pay Range
Control Systems Technician I 11 $31.19 - $46.99
Control Systems Technician II 12 $32.74 - $49.34
Control Systems Technician III 13 $34.41 - $51.78
Control Systems Technician IV 14 $36.08 - $54.36

As a Lakehaven Control Systems Technician, you will be part of a team that has been recognized by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies for its environmental stewardship and has been a long standing member of the American Water Works Association. Lakehaven has a service area population of over 135,000 people living across a 35 square mile area in south King County, makings us the second largest special-purpose water and sewer district in the state. Our water system includes 450 miles of water mains, 25 active wells and 12 storage tanks, which allows us to meet a current annual average water demand of 10 million gallons per day (MGD) from the community. Lakehaven also has two wastewater treatment plants, 27 sewer lift stations, and 350 miles of sewer mains capable of collecting and treating up to 15.6 MGD. Our employees work hard to produce and treat high quality drinking water and to ensure treated wastewater adheres to EPA standards which safeguards the local ecological system of Puget Sound. If you want to work for an award-winning, innovative utility with competitive pay rates, career advancement and training opportunities, this is the right opportunity for you.

Our team of Control Technicians maintain the controls system network, SCADA & PLC Systems, and instrumentation equipment at our water production facilities, wastewater treatment plants, and sewer pump stations. This includes calibrating instrumentation controls, troubleshooting and modifying existing PLC and SCADA programming, maintaining control systems networks, and performing various other tasks including electrical work as needed to support the District’s Electrical Team. The Control Technicians also provide critical input into design decisions for District upgrade projects and work closely with the District’s Engineering and Operations staff to provide solutions to simple and complex design and operational problems.

Position placement and pay is dependent upon experience and qualifications.

BENEFITS:
 State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems PERS Plans
 State of Washington Health Care Authority’s Medical, Dental, Vision benefit programs
 HRA VEBA Account
 Paid Time Off
 Holiday Pay

Does this sound like the job for you? Visit our website at www.lakehaven.org for the position descriptions and application. (Note: please identify which Control Systems Technician position you are applying for on your application – CTI, CTII, CTIII, or CTIV.)

Lakehaven Water and Sewer District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals interested in applying for this position must submit a completed Cover Letter, Resume, and District Application, no later than 4PM 11/25/20 (this is the first review date) to cpeters@lakehaven.org or mail to: Lakehaven Water and Sewer District, c/o HR, 31627 1st Avenue South, Federal Way, WA 98003. Incomplete application materials will not be accepted.

If you need an accommodation in the recruitment process or an alternate format of this announcement, please enquire directly with the Human Resources Manager.

Accounting Assistant II to Accountant II
Thurston PUD
Posted January 27, 2021

Summary:
Public Utility District No. 1 of Thurston County (Thurston PUD) is actively recruiting for one (1) full-time Accounting Assistant or Accountant. This is a permanent, full-time, FLSA exempt (not overtime eligible) position. This position is a junior to a senior level and job title that will depend on experience. We are looking for a candidate that has experience and/or qualifications that fit those of an Accounting Assistant II to Accountant II. We want the successful candidate to grow into the position to fit the unique needs of our small water utility.

The Accounting Assistant or Accountant will work under the direction of the Finance and Customer Service Manager (FCSM), or the Assistant General Manager (AGM), and will perform a variety of technical accounting and administrative support work such as accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, contract and asset tracking maintenance, grant accounting, bank reconciliations, amortization and depreciation schedules, account reconciliations and internal audits in accordance with set guidelines.

This position also assists customers at the counter or via telephone and administers customer

accounts as needed. The Accounting Assistant or Accountant prepares and/or assist in the
preparation of reports and spreadsheets as required. This position assists in budget preparation and
comprehensive annual financial reports, and coordinates with the State Auditor during the audit of
the District’s financial records.

Pay Range: $4,305 - $6,600 Monthly (DOQ)
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent, FLSA Exempt Finance and Accounting
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
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Sewer Collections Operator
Liberty Lake Water and Sewer District
Posted January 20, 2021

The Water/Wastewater Operations Sewer Collections Operator functions as a multi-skilled professional who performs and coordinates a variety of specific and non-specific jobs related to operation, maintenance, customer service, and on-call emergency service of the District’s sewer and water facilities. This position is focused on the District’s sewer collections system, but may also be involved and on-call for the water distribution system.

Licensing Requirements:
• Washington Level I certification for Water Distribution Manager. Washington level II certification encouraged.
• Must be willing to complete ongoing and continuing education as it relates to sewer collection, water distribution, safety and other job duties or responsibilities associated with this position.
• Confined space, First Aid and CPR required.
• Must have valid State Driver’s license.

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, LT Disability, Life and AD&D. FSA (medical and dependent care) are available. LLSWD is exempt from Social Security. LLSWD contributes 7.65% of employee compensation to 401(a) in lieu of Social Security and will match employee 457(b) contributions 100% up to 6% of compensation (also to the 401(a)). Continuing education costs provided. Benefits also include 10 paid holidays and 2 personal leave days per year.

Compensation based on qualifications and experience. LLSWD is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Send resumes to BiJay Adams, General Manager, Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District, 22510 E. Mission Ave., Liberty Lake, WA 99019 or to bijay@libertylake.org. Position will remain open until filled. A full job description is available on the District website at https://libertylake.org/careers/. Please contact BiJay Adams, General Manager at (509) 922-9016 for additional information.
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Water/Wastewater Operator or Trainee
Klickitat PUD
Posted January 19, 2021

Klickitat PUD is now accepting applications for a full-time employee to operate and maintain services for the PUD’s water and wastewater systems. This position reports to the W/WW Lead and is responsible maintaining a reasonable level of knowledge as to WA DOE, DOH and EPA. In addition, this position maintains, repairs, and adjusts meters, motors, pumps, water lines and valves.

Requirements: WA State Water and/or Wastewater certifications, as well as, WA Class A CDL preferred or ability to obtain. Minimum of one year experience in day-to-day operation of water or wastewater plant highly desirable.

Applications and a detailed job description are available online at
www.klickitatpud.com and at the Goldendale - PUD Office.
Please submit your written application to Klickitat PUD, c/o Human Resources, 1313 S. Columbus, Goldendale, WA 98620, or by fax at (509) 773-7449.
This position is open until filled with the first review being January 29th .
E.O.E.


Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator
Town of Cusick Public Works
Revised January 27, 2021

Town of Cusick seeks Certified Public Works Waterworks Operator, to start immediately performing related duties as required for surface water and wastewater systems. Must be able to be certified: Water Distribution Manager, Water Treatment Plant Operator 2, Cross Connection Control Specialist, 10 to 40 hours per week, $24-$27.00 per hour, depending on experience. Contact Clerk@townofcusick.com, 509 671 9008 11-12:30 pm

Contact Clerk for more details, Clerk@townofcusick,com

Utilities Office Coordinator
Grays Harbor Water District #1 in Grayland, WA
Posted January 4, 2021

Grays Harbor Water District No. 1 in Grayland, WA, announces an opening for the position of Utilities Office Coordinator. The successful candidate will be responsible for routine, varied and multifaceted clerical functions requiring monthly utility billing, accounting expertise, bookkeeping accuracy, account management and documentation, business communication, computing skills and successful customer service experience. Position is open until filled. Desire to start training no later than April of 2021. $48,000 to $54,000 annually DOE and generous benefits. Please review the position description, application, submittal requirements and District information at: http://www.graylandwater.org/



Water Distribution Operator
Sunland Water District
Posted January 4, 2021

STATUS: Full-time, hourly with benefits
PAY RANGE: $22 - $25/Hour (DOQ)

JOB SUMMARY:
The full-time Water Distribution Operator inspects, maintains, monitors and controls water system facilities and equipment, both manually and remotely by computer, to regulate water distribution and control water quality. This fully-qualified operator is responsible for the efficient operation and general maintenance of the water distribution system without immediate supervision. This position may also perform wastewater collection and maintenance duties, as well as building and grounds maintenance.

TO APPLY
Mail or email resumes and cover letters to:
SunLand Water District
5762 Woodcock Road
Sequim, WA 98382
judy@sunlandwater.com

If the District asks for an interview, be prepared to fill out an employment application when you arrive or have it filled out upon arrival. If references were not provided on your resume, bring a list of 2-3 references when you arrive to your interview.
Employment application forms may be downloaded from website www.sunlandwater.com or call the District Office at 360-683-3905.
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Central Region Water Quality Section Manager (WMS Band 2)
Department of Ecology
Posted December 22, 2020

Summary: Ecology is looking for a Section Manager to lead the Water Quality team in the Central Region. This position is located in Union Gap, WA, in the Yakima Valley. The diverse Central Region stretches from the Canadian border south to Oregon, and is bordered by the Cascade Range on the west and the Columbia River to the east. The region supports a robust agricultural industry, large hydropower projects, a burgeoning wine industry, and abundant recreational opportunities. In this role, you will support 25 professional staff, including environmental scientists, engineers, and hydrogeologists, and directly supervise two unit supervisors and one administrative assistant.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree involving major study in environmental, physical, or natural science, engineering, planning, business administration, or closely related field AND Five (5) years of significant project leadership experience in natural resources management, forestry, water quality policy, or environmental analysis, control, or planning.
NOTE: An advanced degree in a field listed above will substitute for two (2) years of experience.

Application Deadline: January 10, 2021

Apply through our job board

Wastewater Plant Treatment Plant Operator
City of Toppenish
Posted December 22, 2020

The City of Toppenish is looking for an experienced Wastewater Operator I with a
current Department of Ecology Wastewater Treatment Plan Operator I license to
join the City’s Wastewater Treatment Plant crew.

The position is responsible for the operation and maintenance activities within the
general areas of wastewater treatment plant, sewer collection system, sewer lift
stations and other public facilities.

Please see Job Description for additional position information.
The City offers excellent benefits:
 Salary Range: $3,445 to $4,315 (2020 Rates / DOE)
 90% paid Medical for employee and qualified dependents
 100% paid Dental and Vision for employee and qualified dependents
 Paid Vacation, Sick Leave, and Holidays
 Longevity after 2 years
 40-hour vacation cash-out per year
 Retirement Contribution

How to Apply:
Job description and application can be found on the City’s website at:
www.cityoftoppenish.us.
1. Application
2. Cover letter
3. Resume
Mail: Toppenish Human Resources, 21 West First Avenue, Toppenish, WA 98948
E-Mail: HumanResources@cityoftoppenish.us
Position Closes: Monday, January 6, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

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Water Resources Utility Planner
Thurston County
Posted November 10, 2020

Salary $6,290.00 - $$8,387.00 Monthly

Summary of Duties:

Do you love helping people understand complex issues, encouraging change, and finding creative ways to make a real difference?

Thurston County is seeking to fill a vacancy within the Water Resources Division’s Technical Services Group. This team consists of a group of engineers/planners who provide planning, development review, and capital projects management for the County’s stormwater, water, and sewer utilities. The group also leads public outreach for projects, management of utility advisory committees, and County code updates.

The ideal candidate will join the group ready to learn and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to ensure capital project delivery, and planning project compliance with regulatory requirements. Primary tasks will include management of consultant design and planning contracts, capital project scoping, and review of development applications (stormwater scoping reports, and new water and sewer connections).

While the Technical Services Group does not currently perform engineering design services, the group is especially interested in candidates who will bring a design skill set to the team.

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Senior Water Resources Engineer
Thurston County
Posted November 10, 2020

Salary: $6,534.00 - $8,712.00 Monthly

Summary of Duties

Thurston County is looking for a Senior Water Resources Engineer to join the Water Resources Division’s Technical Services Group. This team consists of a group of engineers/planners who provide planning, development review, and capital projects management for the county’s stormwater, water, and sewer utilities. The group also leads public outreach for projects, management of utility advisory committees, and county code updates.

The ideal candidate will join the group ready to learn and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to ensure capital project delivery and planning project compliance with regulatory requirements. Primary tasks will include management of consultant design and planning contracts, capital project scoping, review of development applications, stormwater scoping reports, and new water and sewer connections), and assisting in the development of capital budgets.

Additionally, the Senior Water Resources Engineer is responsible for supervising and mentoring two Water Resources Utility Planners.

While the Technical Services Group does not currently perform engineering design services, the group is especially interested in candidates who will bring a design skill set to the team. 

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Wastewater Operations Maintenance Technician
Lakehaven Water and Sewer District
Posted November 4, 2020

POSTING DATES: Open 11/4/20 Until Filled
(first review of applications will be 11/20/20)
Accepting applications from internal and external applicants.

Lakehaven Water and Sewer District has an immediate opening for a Maintenance Technician in the Wastewater Operation Department. Applications will be accepted for any level in the position range shown below.

Position Range Pay Level Pay Range
WASTEWATEROPS MAINTENANCE TECH I 7 $24.83 – 37.95
WASTEWATER OPS MAINTENANCE TECH I 8 $26.07 – 39.83
WASTEWATER OPS MAINTENANCE TECH II 9 $27.40 – 41.82

As a Lakehaven Wastewater Treatment Plant Technician, you will be part of a team that has been recognized by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies for its environmental stewardship. Our two treatment plants serve a mid-sized metropolitan area of approximately 120,000 people. Technicians apply their analytical, math and technical skills to help ensure treated wastewater adheres to EPA standards and safeguards the local ecological system of Puget Sound. If you want to work for an award-winning, innovative utility with competitive pay rates, this is the right opportunity for you.

Our Wastewater Technicians perform a variety of tasks at a skilled level in the operation and maintenance of our 10.0 MGD and 5.6 MGD wastewater treatment facilities. Some of the core job responsibilities include performing and/or assisting with minor and major maintenance, repairs, and replacement of equipment and construction of supporting structures used in the wastewater treatment plants operated by the District. Position placement and pay is dependent upon experience and qualifications.

BENEFITS:
 State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems PERS Plans
 Central Pension Fund Retirement Plan
 State of Washington Health Care Authority’s Medical, Dental, Vision benefit programs
 Paid Time Off
 Holiday Pay

Does this sound like the job for you? Visit our website at www.lakehaven.org for the position descriptions and application. (Note: please identify which Maintenance Tech position you are applying for on your application – MTI or MTII.)

Lakehaven Water and Sewer District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals interested in applying for this position must submit a completed Cover Letter, Resume, and District Application, no later than 4PM 11/20/20 (this is the first review date) to cpeters@lakehaven.org or mail to: Lakehaven Water and Sewer District, c/o HR, 31627 1st Avenue South, Federal Way, WA 98003. Incomplete application materials will not be accepted.

If you need an accommodation in the recruitment process or an alternate format of this announcement, please enquire directly with the Human Resources Manager.


Asset Management Technician II
City of Milton
Posted November 3, 2020

GENERAL PURPOSE:
The Asset Management Technician II performs complex technical work in the field of
infrastructure asset management. This employee possesses expertise and performs significant
but standardized asset management functions requiring some independent decision making.
Incumbent creates and maintains asset management information from data and makes
calculations, performs analysis, keeps records, and conducts quality control based upon
established methods or in accordance with general instructions.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Graduation from high school or GED equivalent, and
• Three years in public infrastructure environment, and
• Completion of over 100 hours from an accredited training program with an emphasis in GIS
Integration, Asset Management, or related field; or
• An equivalent combination of education and experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Two-year, post-secondary degree/certificate in Engineering Technology, Applied
Geography, Geographic Information Systems, or related field
• Working knowledge of utility systems and familiarity with ArcGIS desktop and ArcGIS
online
• Experience with work order systems and field devices for Android and iOS tablet devices
and GPS devices
• Thorough technical knowledge and understanding of asset management criteria

Apply by completing a City of Milton application (www.cityofmilton.net) , resume and cover letter to tsummers@cityofmilton.net or 1000 Laurel St, Milton, WA 98354 by 4pm on 11/20/20


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