2020-10-16 2020-11-20

Wastewater Manager

Eagle River Water and Sanitation District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Vail, Colorado
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 62123
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Vail, Colorado
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 62123
  • Organization Website

Summary
This role will collaborate with the leadership team to support the mission of the organization and work closely with the community. The ideal candidate is low drama, adaptable, and has a forward thinking mentality to address changing regulations and stay ahead of industry trends and best practices. This role will oversee the operations of three wastewater treatment facilities, the water quality laboratory, in-stream water quality monitoring, environmental assessment program, and will lead a talented department of 22 individuals. Another amazing and impactful component of this role is the public education component- this role brings complex environmental issues to the public to help them understand what is happening with their water. Over the next fifteen years, the district will be undergoing an estimated $105 million in capital improvement projects at our three wastewater treatment plants. We need a strong manager with design and construction management experience to help lead us in executing these critical capital improvements.

Qualifications

  • Passion for water and for environmental protection are a must.

  • Associate‚Äôs Degree or Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university in Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Construction Management, Water Resources or related field and minimum five years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Class A Wastewater Treatment Operator License or an Engineering Degree with a Professional Engineers License strongly preferred.

  • Experience in leading and coordinating of people in a team-based environment required.

  • Coordination and collaboration skills are essential.

Salary: $86,000 to $128,910 Annually

Close Date: Nov. 16, 2020

Learn More/Apply: https://jobs.erwsd.org/wastewater-manager/job/14315798

Experience overseeing large construction projects required. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with Stakeholders, Contractor and Design Engineers to deliver projects that meet long-term goals, reduce risk and deliver the best value for our rate payers.

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