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Post date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 9:41am
Company Name: Village of South Glens Falls
Contact Name: Susan Dane
Contact Phone: 518-793-1455
Contact Email: deputy.clerk@sgfny.com
Contact Fax:
Description:

The Village of South Glens Falls is looking for one person to be a back-up for the following position:  Water plant operator, sewer system operator and public works laborer.  Should you be interested in applying, please stop into the Village Office at 46 Saratoga Avenue to complete an application.

Post date: Monday, June 4, 2018 - 3:19pm
Company Name: Village of Clayton
Contact Name: Geneva Phelps Miller
Contact Phone: 315-686-5552
Contact Email: treasurer@villageofclayton.org
Contact Fax: 315-686-2132
Description:

The Village of Clayton seeks applicants for a Water/Wastewater Trainee to perform a variety of skilled tasks and duties associated with assisting certified drinking water and wastewater operators in treatment, operation, maintenance, and repair of water and wastewater facilities.

On-call/weekend hours are required on a rotational basis.  The trainee must be able to acquire a level IIA water operator certification and a level 2A wastewater certification after completion of all necessary requirements.

Applicants currently possessing NYS water or wastewater certifications are encouraged to apply.  Application forms are located on the Village website at http://www.villageofclayton.com/forms/ and may be e-mailed to clerk@villageofclayton.org or dropped off in person at the Village of Clayton Offices, 425 Mary St., Clayton, NY 13624.  Please include 3 references and a resume with the application.  Responses must be received by June 22, 2018.

Post date: Monday, June 4, 2018 - 3:19pm
Company Name: Village of Clayton
Contact Name: Geneva Phelps Miller
Contact Phone: 315-686-5552
Contact Email: treasurer@villageofclayton.org
Contact Fax: 315-686-2132
Description:

The Village of Clayton seeks applicants for a Water/Wastewater Trainee to perform a variety of skilled tasks and duties associated with assisting certified drinking water and wastewater operators in treatment, operation, maintenance, and repair of water and wastewater facilities.

On-call/weekend hours are required on a rotational basis.  The trainee must be able to acquire a level IIA water operator certification and a level 2A wastewater certification after completion of all necessary requirements.

Applicants currently possessing NYS water or wastewater certifications are encouraged to apply.  Application forms are located on the Village website at http://www.villageofclayton.com/forms/ and may be e-mailed to clerk@villageofclayton.org or dropped off in person at the Village of Clayton Offices, 425 Mary St., Clayton, NY 13624.  Please include 3 references and a resume with the application.  Responses must be received by June 22, 2018.

Post date: Friday, May 18, 2018 - 3:58pm
Company Name: Gloversville-Johnstown Joint Wastewater Treatment Facility
Contact Name: Hilary Ruzycky
Contact Phone: 518-762-3101
Contact Email: hruzycky@gjwastewater.com
Contact Fax: 518-762-3921
Description:

WASTEWATER ENGINEER POSITION - The Gloversville-Johnstown Joint Wastewater Treatment Facility is seeking applications for a Wastewater Engineer.  Responsible for performing engineering work in operations and maintenance of wastewater treatment facility.  Familiarity with engineering techniques.  Assist with process control procedures related to operations.  Monitor computer systems.

Chemical, Civil, or Environmental engineering degree with experience, along with possession of Fundamentals of Engineering certificate in one of the mentioned disciplines is required.  Send resume to drenda@gjwastewater.com or mail to Gloversville-Johnstown Joint Wastewater Treatment Facility, 191 Union Avenue, Johnstown, NY 12095 by July 6, 2018.

Post date: Friday, May 4, 2018 - 11:34am
Company Name: City of Newburgh Water Department
Contact Name: Wayne Vradenburgh, Water Superintendent
Contact Phone: (845) 565-3356
Contact Email: wvradenburgh@cityofnewburgh-ny.gov
Contact Fax: (845) 565-2537
Description:

CITY OF NEWBURGH

83 Broadway, Newburgh, New York 12550

(845) 569-7301/Fax (845) 569-7370

www.cityofnewburgh-ny.gov

 

DEPUTY SUPERINTENDENT OF WATER

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

Is responsible in command and responsibility of the Newburgh Water Department; Is responsible for the direct supervision of the distribution division or purification division of the Water Department as assigned by the Superintendent.

 

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:

The Deputy Water Superintendent is second in command of the Water Department and in the absence of the Superintendent, assumes the complete responsibility of the Water Department. This is a technical administrative position involving the exercise of authority delegated by the Superintendent. In doing so, the Deputy must assume decision making responsibilities in developing policies and procedures, supervising personnel, budgeting, training and other administrative tasks necessary to carry out efficient operation of the department. Policies and procedures formulated by the Deputy are subject to review an approval by the Superintendent. The Deputy works in accordance with the directives of the Superintendent in administering policies and procedures. Must be available at all times for emergencies and repairs to the distribution system and/or purification plant.

 

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES (Illustrative Only) · Plans, coordinates and reviews the operations in accordance with department policies; · Establishes budgetary needs; · Institutes, directs and may conduct training sessions for employees; · Schedules, assigns and directs duties of departmental units; · Supervises and recommends or assigns discipline of personnel; · Develops, conducts and supervises departmental projects and programs of a regular and special nature; · Directs or completes record keeping methods and procedures; · Conducts inspections to ensure proper use of departmental supplies, facilities and equipment; · Aids in the development of favorable departmental public relations by meeting with individuals and groups to explain and interpret laws, regulations, policies and procedures of water distribution and purification systems and operations; · Aids the Superintendent in determining departmental goals and objectives and developing plans to meet them; · Does related work as required.

 

FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

· Thorough practical knowledge of the principles and practices of water department administration; · Thorough knowledge of tools, equipment, materials and procedures for the complete and safe operation of a water distribution or purification system; Page 2 of 2 DATE AMENDED March 25, 2015 Posting APRIL 30, 2018 · Thorough knowledge of the principles and applications of physics, chemistry, bacteriology and hydraulics as they relate to water distribution or purification systems; · Ability to maintain discipline and promote morale.

· Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

 

MINUMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduation from high school, or possession of a high school equivalency diploma, possession of a New York State Grade IA Water Treatment Plant Operator’s License at time of appointment and throughout tenure and 1 year of management level supervisory experience. Valid NYS Driver’s License throughout tenure.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Possession of a NYS Grade D Distribution Certificate issued under the provisions of the New York State Sanitary Code within twelve months of appointment. Possession of certification throughout tenure.

 

SEND RESUME AND COVER LETTER BY May 30, 2018

TO: Applications@cityofnewburgh-ny.gov

CITY OF NEWBURGH – AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Post date: Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:11am
Company Name: HUNT-eas
Contact Name: Heather Blokzyl
Contact Phone: 607-329-0315
Contact Email: blokzylh@hunt-eas.com
Contact Fax:
Description:

SR WATER/WASTEWATER ENGINEER

Hunt is searching for a Sr Water/Wastewater Engineer with a minimum 8 years of experience, to join our municipal engineering team in our Horseheads/Corning offices. This new team member will work on a variety of vital projects focusing in water/wastewater market throughout upstate New York and the northern tier of Pennsylvania. Our team offers a hardworking, fast-paced environment, with a focus on high caliber work while balancing employee work-life relationship over the long term. Opportunities for growth within our company are available based on performance, communication skills and teamwork capabilities.

A qualified candidate must have:

•     Eight (8) or more years of experience with a minimum of 5 years with municipal water and wastewater experience.

•     Work with and manage clients to determine needs and provide solutions.

•     Communication and management skills to provide technical knowledge to other members of our full-service team in upstate New York and the northern tier of Pennsylvania.

•     Design and construction experience for distribution/ wastewater collection systems, pump/lift stations, water supplies, water/wastewater treatment plant facilities, and storm water systems.

•     Manage execution of projects with other engineering disciplines and office personnel.

•     Develop projects from inception to completion.

•     Prepare construction packages (including all deliverables) for the engineering, procurement, and construction of water/wastewater systems for clients.

•     Perform comprehensive engineering calculations and analysis and use design software to solve complex challenges.

•     Bachelor's degree in Civil, Environmental Engineering or related field of study.

•     Current PE License in New York State, or ability to obtain a New York PE within one year of hire

•     Strong written and verbal communication skills.

At HUNT, we focus on building relationships with clients and communities to advance and protect the interests of their organizations over many years.

Salary commensurate with experience and talent. Benefits package includes holidays, vacation, health insurance, FSA, life insurance, 401(K) plan and continuing education support. HUNT is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Hiring bonus offered of $5,000

Job Type: Full-time

 

Post date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 8:17am
Company Name: Development Authority of the North Country
Contact Name: Terri Belden
Contact Phone: 315 661-3216
Contact Email: tbelden@danc.org
Contact Fax: 315 661-3211
Description:

Project Engineer Advertisement

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The Development Authority of the North Country

(Authority) seeks applicants for a Project Engineer in the Authority’s Engineering Division. The Authority is a multi-faceted New York State public benefit corporation created in the mid 1980s. Since its establishment, DANC has constructed regional water and sewer utilities, a solid waste management facility, and an open access telecommunication network. In addition to owning/operating these facilities, DANC administers housing and economic development programs and provides contracted water/wastewater services to municipalities in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties.  The Authority is seeking a Project Engineer to develop, oversee, and administer construction projects within the Authority and for municipal Authority customers. Other duties will include overseeing Authority-wide safety and environmental compliance, capital planning and grant writing. This position will be located in Watertown, N.Y. Frequent day-travel within the Authority’s service area will be required and attendance at evening customer meetings.

QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and a minimum of three years of municipal design/field experience. Knowledge of environmental and safety regulations; computer proficiency; and strong technical writing and verbal communication skills are required.  The successful candidate must also be able to manage, adjust, and prioritize varied workload based on such factors as work objectives, schedule, and customer needs, and be able to make sound judgments based on analysis and data while working with a variety of internal and external customers. Some working knowledge of CAD and State Building Codes is beneficial.

The Development Authority offers a competitive compensation package including participation in the NYS Retirement System; NYS Deferred Compensation Plan; paid vacation, holiday and sick leave; medical, dental and vision insurances; and tuition reimbursement. Please submit cover letter, resume, application for employment, with the names of three professional references, and salary requirement to hr@danc.org.  Employment applications are available for download at www.danc.org.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The Development Authority of the North Country is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Post date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 11:35am
Company Name: Dutchess County Water and Waste Water Authority
Contact Name: Alain Petit, Jr.
Contact Phone: 845-229-2524
Contact Email: apetit@dutchessny.gov
Contact Fax: 845-229-9233
Description:

The Dutchess County Water & Wastewater Authority is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Laborer for its county-wide authority owned water and sewer systems. This is a full-time position involving duties primarily of an unskilled nature requiring physical endurance and a willingness to perform heavy work. On occasion, employees in this class are assigned semi-skilled tasks which may involve the utilization of hand-operated equipment. Work is performed under the direct supervision of a working supervisor or a similar title.

Typical work activities for incumbents in this title include those listed below. They are indicative of the level and types of activities performed by incumbents in this title. They are not meant to be all inclusive and do not preclude a supervisor from assigning activities not listed which could be reasonably expected to be performed by an employee in this title.

1. Assists in repairing streets and roads, rakes and shovels asphalt;
2. Works as a helper on snow plow or sander, assists in snow and ice control activities;
3. Manually excavates and back-fills for construction and repairs, assists in soil and rock removal;
4. Assists in cleaning sewers and catch basins and in laying pipe and building catch basins;
5. Assists in the installation and maintenance of traffic signs and markings;
6. Loads and unloads trucks;
7. Charges mixing machines with cement, sand, stone;
8. Cleans streets, park areas, culverts, basins;
9. Grounds-keeping duties including mowing, weed removal, cutting brush, raking leaves, tree trimming, removal of trees;
10. May assist is painting signs, bridges, or other structures and facilities;
11. May assist in maintenance, repair, cleaning of buildings.

Full performance knowledge, skills, abilities, and personal characteristics;

Ability to follow instructions; willingness to perform routine manual work; ability to lift heavy weights; willingness to work under all weather conditions; sobriety; physical endurance; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Valid NYS Driver's License throughout tenure

Post date: Monday, April 2, 2018 - 3:12pm
Company Name: Development Authority of the North Country
Contact Name: Terri Belden
Contact Phone: 315-661-3216
Contact Email: tbelden@danc.org
Contact Fax: 315-661-3211
Description:

Water Quality Supervisor Trainee

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:  The Development Authority of the North Country (DANC) seeks applicants for a Water Quality Supervisor Trainee. DANC is a multi-faceted New York State public benefit corporation created in the mid-1980s. Since its establishment, DANC has constructed regional water and sewer utilities, a solid waste management facility, and an open access telecommunication network. In addition to owning/operating these facilities, DANC administers housing and economic development programs and provides contracted water/wastewater services to municipalities in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties.  DANC is seeking a Water Quality Supervisor Trainee to perform a variety of skilled tasks and duties associated with assisting the Water Quality Supervisors in treatment, operation, maintenance, and repair of Water and Wastewater Facilities.  The Water Quality Supervisor Trainee’s primary responsibility is to support the Water Quality Supervisors with the day-to-day operations of the Water Quality Management Services contracts in accordance with the Authority’s contractual obligations and with federal and state regulations and guidelines. Other duties will include:  preparing monthly reports and graphs; preparing regulatory reports; developing standard operating procedures; developing safety programs and training; developing emergency response/contingency plans; obtaining competitive pricing for maintenance and services and preparing summary memos documenting recommendations; coordinating with outside vendors to perform maintenance; utilizing the Authority’s Computerized Maintenance Management System; coordinating with engineers and customers to resolve problems; working with municipal staff to troubleshoot plant issues; being available to assist Operators in the event of an emergency or with call-in situations that require management consultation; and supporting Engineering and Environmental projects as requested.

QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, or related math/science field and be able to obtain a 3A wastewater license within eighteen months. Candidates that have completed an Associate’s degree with experience and/or existing NYS water/wastewater licenses will be considered.  Three years of experience in water/wastewater operations is preferred.  Strong technical, written/verbal communication skills, and computer proficiency in MS Office applications required.  The position requires the ability to manage and prioritize varied workload and support multiple projects. Travel between Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Lewis and Franklin counties is required.

The Development Authority offers a competitive compensation package including participation in the NYS Retirement System; NYS Deferred Compensation Plan; paid vacation, holiday and sick leave; medical, dental and vision insurances; and tuition reimbursement. Please submit cover letter, resume, application for employment, with the names of three professional references, and salary requirement to hr@danc.org.  Employment applications are available for download at www.danc.org.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The Development Authority of the North Country is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Post date: Friday, March 30, 2018 - 10:42am
Company Name: Town of Owego
Contact Name: Teresa Sedlacek
Contact Phone: 607-687-0123 Ext 310
Contact Email: tsedlacek@townofowego.com
Contact Fax: 607-687-5191
Description:

UTILITIES DIRECTOR, TOWN OF OWEGO

This is important administrative and professional work involving responsibility for directing the maintenance and operation of the municipal water and wastewater systems.  Employees in this class are also responsible for environmental and safety compliance as related to water and wastewater systems.  This position is provisional subject to passing the anticipated Civil Service test.  The position is full time and also requires the Director to be on-call.  Salary is based on experience.

Candidates must meet the following EDUCATION AND ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field of study and three (3) years of water and/or sewer maintenance full-time paid experience or its part-time equivalent, all of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; OR Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s degree in Civil Engineering Technology, Environmental Technology or related field of study and five (5) years of water and/or sewer maintenance full-time paid experience or its part-time equivalent, three (3) years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; OR An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (a), (b) and (c) above

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Possess a New York State Grade IIB or higher Water and Grade IIIA or higher Wastewater licenses and have a valid driver’s license

For a complete job description or to apply visit the Town of Owego’s website at www.townofowego.com.

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