2018-12-27 2019-01-21

Water Supply Planner

St. Johns River Water Management District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Palatka, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 49606
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Palatka, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 49606
  • Organization Website
Bureau of Water Supply Planning

Apply: https://www.sjrwmd.com/jobs

Job Summary:
This is professional work supporting the coordination and completion of the components required to produce water supply plans and MFL prevention and recovery strategies, including reporting, analysis, research, and project documentation and tracking.

Job duties include:

  • Performs complex statistical analyses of water use, including but not limited to the following tasks: Develops and applies means to break down all sectors of water use into its component parts for analysis, including indoor versus outdoor use and residential versus non-residential uses; determines gross and residential per capita water use rates; document operating procedures for identifying water use data and inclusion into the District's database. Assists in maintenance of the District’s databases in reviewing and updating missing water use data. Enters updated and new water use data into the District's E-Reg system.

  • Ensures that the Division's water use and related data needs are met. Researches, identifies, and documents all data acquisition from internal and external water use data sources that are included into the District water use database. Coordinate with Division’s data managers to ensure consistency among the Division’s databases, including GIS. Identifies new data needs for water supply planning and develops and applies means to meet those needs.

  • Assists as a data steward to assure quality of data compiled, maintained and retrieved by stakeholders and Division staff. Reviews and assures the accuracy, appropriateness, and real-world validity of all water use data and data retrievals. Assures adherence to data management protocols and QA/QC procedures; Implements and monitors quality assurance methods and procedures for water use data collection, validation, and processing. Implements and monitors standard operating procedures for collection of water use data and associated data for managed databases.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in water supply planning, natural resources, or related field and one year of professional experience in water supply planning, environmental resource management, or related field.
  • A master's degree from an accredited college or university in water supply planning, natural resources, or related field can substitute for the required experience.

  • Professional experience in the areas described above can substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education.


Base Salary: $45,801.60

Benefits include Florida Retirement System, health/dental insurance, life insurance, paid leave and holidays, and professional development.

Your application will receive careful consideration and, if selected for an interview, you will be contacted to schedule an appointment. St. Johns River Water Management District participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is an internet based system that allows businesses to determine the eligibility of their employees to work in the United States.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Veterans’ Preference/Drug-Free and Tobacco-Free Workplace

Location: Palatka

Closing Date: January 21, 2019

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