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Ad Title: Wastewater Operator in Training
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Post Date: 12/11/17
Contact: Kelly Smith
City: Colorado Springs
State: CO
Zip: 80925
Phone (W): 719-390-7111
Email: Kelly@wwsdonline.com
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Description:
Widefield Water and Sanitation District located in the Southern portion of Colorado Springs, Colorado, is seeking an entry level “Operator in Training” to work in the Sanitation Department. This position will involve the daily operation and maintenance of secondary wastewater treatment facilities, collection system, equipment, and grounds in a professional, competent, and efficient manner. Operator trainees work under the guidance of a certified wastewater operator.

Minimum Qualifications-A high school diploma or GED. A CDL License is required or must be obtained within the first 6 months of employment. Basic knowledge of maintaining and repairing pumps, motors, valves, piping and other mechanical related equipment is desired. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work in adverse weather conditions.

All applicants considered for employment must be able to pass a full background check, drug/alcohol screening, and pre-employment physical.

Maximum starting pay is $16.50 per hour plus medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, retirement, two weeks paid vacation, and ten paid holidays per year.

This position must obtain a Wastewater Class D or Collections Grade 1 Certification within one-year of employment. This position has the ability to advance to a Wastewater Class A or Collections Grade 4 Certification level which pays up to $32.50 per hour.

Please submit an application along with your resume and supplemental questions for consideration. Resumes without a completed application and supplemental questions will not be accepted. Please do not apply if you do not meet the minimum qualifications.

Submit your documents to Kelly Smith, Human Resources Manager, at Kelly@wwsdonline.com or by fax to 719-390-1409. You can download and complete an application, supplemental questions and view the job description by visiting our website at http://www.wwsdonline.com

Widefield Water and Sanitation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Ad Title: Plant Operator D - WWTP
Contact: Natalie Allen
City: Loveland
State: CO
Zip: 80537
Phone (W): 9709622378
Email: natalie.allen@cityofloveland.org
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Description:
This is an entry-level position that performs all necessary technical and physical functions needed to operate and maintain the components and equipment of a wastewater treatment plant with guidance from the Wastewater Treatment Plant Lead Operator and/or Plant Manager.

The 2017 salary range for this position is $16.01 - $23.22 hourly with an expected 2017 hiring range of $16.01 - $19.62 depending on qualifications and experience
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Ad Title: Water/Wastewater Process Engineer
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Post Date: 12/08/17
Contact: Heather Harvey
City: Colorado Springs
State: CO
Zip: 80903
Phone (W): 719-668-4357
Email: csurecruiting@csu.org
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Description:
Water/Wastewater Process Engineer

The Water/Wastewater Process Engineer will provide engineering support within the Water Planning and Design Unit. This unit provides engineering services to various departments within the Water Services Division to include planning, modeling, engineering and design of critical infrastructure related to raw water collection and storage, water treatment, potable and non-potable distribution systems, pumping stations and pipelines. This team of dedicated professionals meets the needs of our organization by ensuring infrastructure is planned, designed, constructed, and integrated appropriately. The W/WW Process Engineer will report to the Water Planning and Design Engineering Manager and is responsible for supporting and executing a variety of water infrastructure projects with additional opportunities to support a variety of wastewater infrastructure projects.

Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Water Treatment Process Design: Colorado Springs Utilities owns and operates 6 conventional drinking water treatment plants of various capacities utilizing surface water from surrounding watersheds and trans-mountain sources. The Baily WTP is our newest plant with an initial capacity of 50 MGD utilizing biological treatment process. Mesa WTP, our oldest plant is slated for Phase 1 improvements in 2018 to the flocculation and sedimentation processes. You will be part of a team of Water Treatment Process Subject Matter Experts for the organization. The position requires knowledge of the state of the practice/state of the art in treatment processes for municipal supply. You should have a working knowledge of plant hydraulics, chemical and treatment processes, process instrumentation and controls, process mechanical, and process optimization. The position requires the use of treatment process modeling, hydraulic modeling, and analytical software and understanding of water treatment principles to develop planning, design and technical recommendations for treatment process improvements, and understanding of drinking water regulations.
Infrastructure Planning and Design: You will be expected to have the knowledge and skills necessary to support and lead planning, engineering evaluations, and design activities for low to moderate complexity water treatment plant processes and systems which may include electrical, instrumentation and controls elements. Additionally, you will be expected to support planning, engineering evaluations, and design activities for raw water collection and transmission systems; pump and pipeline systems; potable and non-potable water distribution and storage systems. Opportunities also exist to work with and support other functions in the organization including W/WW plant operations, water resource supply, water system operations, water standards, and wastewater collection and treatment.
Construction Support: You will have the opportunity to support the construction phase of projects including but not limited to shop drawing and submittal review, field inspections, responses to contractor requests for information, and scope and quality management.
Why should you apply? This position will provide you the opportunity for varied experience in the water utility industry from raw water systems to the distribution system and everything in between. We do projects for the benefit of our community. As water infrastructure needs continue to increase, a more comprehensive approach to improvements are necessary. This position provides an opportunity to grow in your professional career as you demonstrate your technical expertise and leadership capabilities within our organization. You will have the opportunity to work with a very dedicated team of professionals who are passionate in their service to our community.

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Ad Title: Civil Engineer II
Location: Northglenn, CO
Post Date: 12/07/17
Contact: Christine Rucobo
City: Northglenn
State: CO
Zip: 80234
Phone (W): 3034508734
Email: crucobo@northglenn.org
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Description:
The City of Northglenn, a dynamic municipality located just north of Denver, is seeking a highly motivated and outgoing generalist Engineer to take part in Traffic, Streets, Storm Water, Water, Sewer, Facilities, Maintenance, Planning, Construction Management and Inspection, Right-of-Way (ROW) permitting and Capital Improvement Projects.
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Ad Title: General Maintenance Worker - STP Plant
Location: Fort Carson - Colorado Springs
Post Date: 12/06/17
Contact: Cindy Bauer
City: Colorado Springs
State: CO
Zip: 80902
Phone (W): 719-302-0315
Email: cbauer@thservicesllc.com
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Description:
Job Description: Ability to perform routine maintenance functions and custodial duties desired. Under general supervision, performs work of routine difficulty under the guidance and supervision of the STP Supervisor and Lead Operator.
This is skilled work requiring the efficient operation and maintenance of equipment and facilities. Operates, lubricates, and adjusts machinery; Performs routine preventative maintenance of equipment. Starts and stops machinery and pumps, operates valves, observes operation of equipment, and keeps readings in logs .
Investigates and resolves basic abnormal conditions. Keeps daily log of activities. Uses hand and power tools to make repairs and to perform building and grounds maintenance. Practices and adheres to all company safety and operational policies.

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Ad Title: Sr. Water Distribution System Operator
Location: Castle Rock, Colorado
Post Date: 12/04/17
Contact: Donna Howard
City: Castle Rock
State: CO
Zip: 80104
Phone (W): 7207332218
Email: jobs@crgov.com
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Description:
The goal of Castle Rock Water is to be a national leader among water utilities, focused on customer satisfaction and delivering outstanding quality and value. Would you be interested in working toward this goal in this community and department? The Town of Castle Rock has an excellent opportunity for a Sr. Water Distribution System Operator to join the Castle Rock Water Department. Under general supervision, performs a variety of maintenance functions in the operation, construction, repair, maintenance and replacement of the Town’s water, sewer and storm water lines, facilities and infrastructure. Employees in this classification perform complex work requiring a broad technical expertise. Performs duties in a manner consistent with the stated values of the organization.

This position is part of the Town’s snow removal program. This will include scheduled on-call responsibilities through the winter months to remove snow using a 4-wheel drive pickup and/or heavy equipment. Snow removal shifts are typically 12 hours.

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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Supervisor
Location: Aurora, Coloroda
Post Date: 11/29/17
Contact: Keisha Roberts
City: Aurora
State: CO
Zip: 80012
Phone (W): 3037397426
Email: lroberts@auroragov.org
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Description:
Aurora Water Department

Aurora Water is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the drinking water, sanitary sewer and storm drainage systems, treatment of drinking water and non-potable reclaimed wastewater for irrigation, billing and collection, public outreach and water conservation, acquisition and development of future water rights, major capital projects programs, and quality control for regulatory compliance and public health.

The Wastewater Treatment Plant Supervisor plans, organizes and supervises the operation and maintenance of Sand Creek Water Reuse Facility and pumping system.

The City of Aurora will conduct ongoing screenings of applications on a first come-first serve basis; as soon as we determine to have a qualified pool of applicants, this position may close quickly and without notice.

Primary Duties:

Supervises the operation, maintenance, repair and security of the wastewater reuse facility and pumping system
Establishes work schedules to ensure adequate staffing, assigns works tasks and supervises the activities of the operation and maintenance staff for the treatment facility
Administers performance evaluations on plan operators and maintenance personnel
Trains plant staff in the proper operation, procedures, and safety practices required for operating the facility
Makes recommendation regarding selecting, hiring, training, evaluating, and disciplining of assigned employees
Plans, schedules and directs preventive and corrective maintenance on plant facilities, equipment and processes
Inspects wastewater biological and chemical processes and equipment to ensure water quality is at or above State and Federal requirements
Checks daily control tests and interprets these tests to make any necessary changes
Prepares and/or maintains responsibility for the preparation, interpretation, and maintenance of a variety of records and reports relative to plant operation
Prepares any letters or notifications required by the NPDES Permit for violation and/or upsets
Recommends and approves ordering of supplies, chemicals, repair parts, equipment and other items necessary for the operation, maintenance and repair of the reuse system
Plans and prepares budget requests for Superintendent
Monitors budget expenditures
Responds to system malfunctions and takes corrective action to assure facility operates within State and EPA requirements as set forth in NPDES discharge permit
Serves as field coordinator on construction projects and reviewing submittals and drawing; and performs additional duties as assigned.

All selected candidates will be subject to the following pre-employment screening at the time of hire; to include a Criminal Background Check, Drug Screening & Physical Exam, and submittal of official transcripts of most relevant/highest level of education listed on the application.
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Ad Title: Water Treatment Operator
Location: Aurora, Coloroda
Post Date: 11/29/17
Contact: Keisha Roberts
City: Aurora
State: CO
Zip: 80013
Phone (W): 3037397426
Email: lroberts@auroragov.org
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Description:
The City of Aurora is actively seeking motivated individuals to perform Senior Level A Certification duties in the maintenance and operation of water treatment facilities.

As a City of Aurora employee you will have access to many of our unique benefits such as competitive wages, health, dental and vision covered at 90%, personal time off and internal educational programs to help further your career. As an Aurora Water Operator you will also qualify for yearly certification incentive payout for maintaining your Operator Certification.

Primary Duties:

Responsible for overseeing work performed on an assigned shift and ensures treated water quality surpasses all State, Federal, and Water Department standards
Monitors raw and treated water flows, adjusts flows and pumping rates as needed
Mixes chemicals and conducts quality tests on raw and treated water
Keeps records of chemicals used and tests performed
May develop, monitor, and implement a process control plan for plant operation using manual and computerized systems
Maintains, inspects, troubleshoots, reports, and performs maintenance and repair of plant equipment
May maintain plant facility and grounds
Maintains plant security
Prepares daily, weekly, and monthly reports of plant performance and responds to questions, problems, and complaints concerning water quality or service
Trains and instructs staff in plant maintenance and operation activities and ensures use of proper safety equipment and procedures
Ensures cleanliness of assigned areas and proper storage of equipment and supplies
Performs additional duties as assigned

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Ad Title: Water/Wastewater Civil Engineer
Location: Denver, CO
Post Date: 11/27/17
Contact: Adam Sommers
City: Denver
State: CO
Zip: 80205
Phone (W): (303) 477-5915
Email: info@aquaworksdbo.com
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Description:
AquaWorks is a small and active engineering firm specializing in small water and wastewater systems in Colorado. We are seeking an engineer experienced with the design of water and wastewater systems in the Colorado to work on some exciting projects. Candidates must be experienced with Colorado Department of Public Health requirements including Regulation 22, DR-1, Regulation 11, and Primary Drinking Water Regulations. Candidates must be self-starters that can work with a great deal of autonomy both in the office and the field.

Responsibilities:
• Participate in the planning, design and construction administration of water and wastewater infrastructure projects
• Prepare Site Application, Process Design, and Final Engineering Reports
• Prepare grant and loan funding applications
• Develop design plans and specifications
• Perform construction observation and field engineering services

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Ad Title: DISTRICT SERVICES TECHNICIAN
Location: Parker, CO
Post Date: 11/21/17
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Description:
This non-exempt position is responsible for maintaining the District’s building facilities and grounds by performing a variety of skilled and unskilled manual labor tasks and operating light-to-heavy motorized equipment.
Some duties include, but are not limited to:
• Performs a variety of skilled and unskilled tasks related to facility and grounds maintenance including but not limited to:
• Painting, light carpentry or plumbing
• Lock repair and maintenance
• Irrigation repair and maintenance
• Special landscape projects
• Fence repair
• Herbicide application to control noxious weeds

• Operates light-to-heavy equipment, for example mowers, tractors, snow plows, skid-steers, man-lifts, backhoes, forklifts and trailers, to complete such tasks as:
• Snow removal from District parking lots, roadways, and walkways
• Road grading
• Dirt removal for landscaping projects
• Loading and unloading trucks
• Moving equipment throughout the district


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Ad Title: Utility Plant Operator (Wastewater)
Location: City of Northglenn
Post Date: 11/21/17
Contact: Debbie Garcia
City: Northglenn
State: CO
Zip: 80233
Phone (W): 303-450-8806
Email: Dgarcia@northglenn.org
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Description:
Our Wastewater Treatment Facility is expanding! Located on a scenic property north of Denver that serves over 37,000 residents. We are currently looking to add new operations staff to assist with expanded functions and hours of operation as we move forward with improvements and upgrades to our plant. Come join our team in this exciting time. We are looking for hard-working, dedicated, and creative staff who enjoy a challenge; who share information and receive feedback, listen to and respect input, participate in workgroup conversations, and directly deal with issues that arise; who remain alert and respond to needs calmly and thoughtfully; who take proper safety precautions; and who contribute to the team and work with respect and courtesy. This position is challenging, rewarding, and offers opportunities for growth. Northglenn assists with training opportunities and encourages attainment of higher certifications.

The primary duties include: acting as a steward to the environment and the community; effectively communicating with staff and supervisors; making daily inspections of treatment process components & equipment; monitoring plant functions through gauges, meters, control panels, and computerized monitoring systems; keeping accurate and legible logs; collecting samples from various treatment processes; performing basic laboratory tests; preparing paperwork for sample collection and delivery; cleaning screens, pipes, clarifiers, basins, and pumps; calculating flow rates and chemical dosages; calibrating chemical feed systems; performing facility and equipment preventive maintenance and repair; calibrating laboratory and field instruments and on-line monitoring equipment.

Work Schedule: Mon - Sun, 40 hours week, Rotating Shifts, including weekends and holidays. Facility is staffed from 7 am to 7:30 pm.
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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
Location: Casper, Wyoming
Post Date: 11/20/17
Contact: Heidi Rood
City: Casper
State: WY
Zip: 82601
Phone (W): 307-235-8421
Email: hrood@casperwy.gov
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Description:
Assigned to: Waste Water Treatment Plant


Incumbents are responsible for operating and maintaining the wastewater treatment plant. Responsibilities may include monitoring plant functions by reading gauges, graphs, flow meters, and control panels; collecting samples; turning and cleaning sludge drying beds; and performing basic preventative and corrective maintenance on equipment and facilities. Receives general supervision from the WWTP Lead Operator and higher level management staff.

This position is driving essential (see driving requirements below).
Pay rate for successful applicant is dependent on DEQ licensing.


**Qualified applicants have the potential to start at:


WWTP Operator II

$20.71 to $25.18 Hourly



WWTP Operator III

$24.02 to $29.20Hourly



WWTP Operator IV

$25.22 to $30.68 Hourly



Typical Class Essential Duties:

1. Performs routine maintenance on plant equipment and grounds including dusting, sweeping, mopping, changing oils, cleaning sludge drying beds, and repairing structures; adjusts and calibrates equipment as necessary.



2. Performs manual labor related to plant operations including draining and inspecting plant structures; cleaning tanks, screens, filters, pipes and pumps; changing oils; and transferring sludge from digesters.



3. Performs basic laboratory sampling and testing as directed.



4. Monitors and maintains inventory levels and notifies the lead operator when levels are low.



5. Collects a variety of information including meter gauge readings, control panel readings and data from computer systems.



6. Represents the City of Casper by responding to the public, citizens, its employees, and others in a prompt, professional, and courteous manner while continuously maintaining a positive customer service demeanor.



7. Follows all City safety procedures. Reports all accidents/incidents immediately to supervisor.



8. Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.



Knowledge (position requirements at entry):

Knowledge of:

• Basic work etiquette.



Abilities (position requirements at entry):

Ability to:

• Work rotating shifts.

• Follow written and verbal instructions.

• Learn the principles and practices necessary in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant including the operation and maintenance of plant machinery and testing equipment.

• Learn to read meters and gauges correctly and to act quickly and competently.

• Learn to recognize and react to treatment process changes and demands.

• Work according to safety standards under potentially hazardous conditions.



Skills (position requirements at entry):

Skill in:

• Following written and verbal instructions.

• Oral and written communication sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.

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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Supervisor (Industrial/Food Manufacturing)
Location: Fort Morgan, Colorado
Post Date: 11/17/17
Contact: Iassen Donov
City: Denver
State: CO
Zip: 80211
Phone (W): 4079232353
Email: idonov@leprinofoods.com
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Description:
Leprino Foods’ history dates to over 65 years ago, when the Leprino family first started making small batches of mozzarella for local markets and eateries in Denver. We’ve grown a bit since then. Today, we are the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by the Leprino family, we’ve set our sights to become the “World’s Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company.” To help us achieve that ambitious vision, we’re looking for our secret ingredient: motivated individuals who are the absolute best at what they do. From three people in a small cheese shop in the early 1950s, we have grown to over 4,300 employees throughout our 16 global locations. Will you join us on our journey?

For our Fort Morgan, CO manufacturing facility we are seeking a WWTP Supervisor who will help us continue our successful trend in the global cheese and nutrition markets.

WE ASK OF YOU TO:
 Provides guidance and direction to a team of wastewater operators in our Wastewater Treatment Plant.
 Supervise and monitor the industrial wastewater treatment facility, department safety, and department efficiency for team.
 Monitors waste streams generated by the plant to ensure in compliance with governmental regulatory agencies, and to assure plant efficiencies, product quality, safety and cost control.

WE OFFER YOU IN RETURN:
 A competitive total compensation package including annual performance bonus eligibility and relocation (if applicable)!
 401(k) along with enrollment in an annual Profit Sharing plan opportunity – we hire to retire!
 Eligible for tuition reimbursement, award recognition, merit, and competitive health/dental/vision benefits.
 A chance to reside in sunny Fort Morgan, Colorado: 300 days of clear blue skies, and located just 80 miles northeast of Denver; the gateway to the Rocky Mountains and all its outdoor wonders.

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Ad Title: Environmental Scientist (Wastewater Operations)
Location: Denver, Colorado
Post Date: 11/17/17
Contact: Iassen Donov
City: Denver
State: CO
Zip: 80211
Phone (W): 4079232353
Email: idonov@leprinofoods.com
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Description:
Leprino Foods’ history dates to over 65 years ago, when the Leprino family first started making small batches of mozzarella for local markets and eateries in Denver. We’ve grown a bit since then. Today, we are the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by the Leprino family, we’ve set our sights to become the “World’s Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company.” To help us achieve that ambitious vision, we’re looking for our secret ingredient: motivated individuals who are the absolute best at what they do. From three people in a small cheese shop in the early 1950s, we have grown to over 4,300 employees throughout our 16 global locations. Will you join us on our journey?

For our Denver corporate headquarters, we are seeking a Environmental Scientist (Wastewater Operations) within our Environmental Operations team to help us achieve the technical growth needed to continue moving our organization to even larger levels!

WE ASK OF YOU TO:
 Identify and solve problems related to environmental operations, practices and policies concerning water and wastewater.
 Educate, audit, train, and coach others on environmental practices and policies.
 Review capital expenditure proposals and support long range capital planning for facilities while keeping abreast of technology improvements for wastewater treatment.
 Help LFC maintain budgeted pretreatment costs by identification of cost savings opportunities and proper management of existing assets through best practice sharing and optimization.
 Manage small scale cross-functional capital projects and oversees engineers that include ensuring environmental processes are followed and full compliance achieved with all regulatory requirements.
 Oversee vendors/contractors/consultants for compliance, maintenance, and repair activities at facilities.
 Develop and implement operations and lab procedures/methods to improve efficiencies and quality.

WE OFFER YOU IN RETURN:
 A competitive total compensation package including annual performance bonus eligibility and relocation (if applicable)!
 401(k) along with enrollment in an annual Profit Sharing plan opportunity – we hire to retire!
 Eligible for tuition reimbursement, award recognition, merit, and competitive health/dental/vision benefits.
 Corporate office in the LoHi neighborhood just minutes from downtown Denver, including an on-site fast casual restaurant, and robust fitness center.
 A chance to reside in sunny Denver, Colorado: 300 days of sunshine, the gateway to the Rocky Mountains and all its outdoor wonders, and home to eight professional sports teams including our very own Super Bowl champs the Denver Broncos!

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Ad Title: Compliance Coordinator - Stormwater
Location: City of Boulder
Post Date: 10/27/17
Contact: Candice Owen
City: City of Boulder
State: CO
Zip: 80301
Phone (W): 303 413-7329
Email: owenc@bouldercolorado.gov
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Description:



Compliance Coordinator (Stormwater)


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$66,955.00 - $102,003.00 Annually



Location 


Boulder, CO



Job Type


Full-Time



Department


Public Works



Job Number


2017-00541




Closing


Continuous


Description


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Overall Job Objective
Coordinates technical and regulatory aspects of the city of Boulder (city) Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit under the Water Quality and Environmental Services (WQES) Group. Develops, recommends and implements policies and strategies for compliance with the MS4 permit required Control Measures issued under state and federal regulation. Supports technical and regulatory activities internally and with stakeholder groups and regulatory agencies. Plans and directs projects and activities related to meeting MS4 permit regulatory requirements including stormwater plans review and oversight of construction sites. Develops and supports water quality monitoring and special studies and performs data analysis to support MS4 permit and water quality regulation compliance. Supports the enforcement of city code related to stormwater discharges and water quality protection as required under the MS4 permit. Supports the larger Stormwater Quality Program and coordinates with other WQES Programs as needed.
Duties & Responsibilities
Coordinates Stormwater Permit Regulatory Review and Inspection Program
•Develops and implements programs focusing on review and oversight of city construction projects including technical reviews of stormwater management plans and water quality best management practices (BMPs) and frequent construction stormwater inspections of city projects in a manner compliant with the city's MS4 permit.
•Develops project site plans review, permiting and inspection processes and standard operating procedures (SOPs) and associated recordkeeping documentation as required by the MS4 permit.
•Coordinates with city Planning and Development Services, Engineering and other city departments to implement required compliance programs and provide compliance assistance to city project managers.
•Implements enforcement escalation procedures detailed in the city's MS4 permit enforcement response documents when necessary to gain compliance from project managers and contractors.
Coordinates Technical and Regulatory Aspects of the Stormwater Quality Program •Oversees a broad range of compliance activities related to technical and regulatory requirements of the city's MS4 permit.
•Supports coordination with the Colorado Water Quality Control Division on stormwater permit requirements, permit renewals and annual reporting.
•Coordinates the development of the city's MS4 permit annual report, ensures accurate information is included in the report and ensures the report is submitted on time to the state.
•Coordinates and provides technical training for staff to maintain and enhance knowledge of current MS4 permit requirements.
•Assists with updates to city code, policies, and design and construction standards based on changing federal, state and local regulations and high city standards of implementation.
•Coordinates with, and provides assistance to, various city departments on stormwater compliance topics, including, informing key Departments of changing requirements and compliance process.
Coordinates Water Quality Data Analysis and Implements Special Studies to Support Regulatory Requirements •Evaluates water quality data and other environmental data collected to support stormwater quality program efforts.
•Manages activities including the acquisition, analysis, and interpretation of a wide variety of data including, but not limited to, precipitation, surface water, ground water, and geological data, geomorphologic studies, and habitat assessments.
•Develops technical reports, graphs, and other communications related to collected water quality and environmental data.
•Develops, designs and prioritizes appropriate monitoring projects and special studies to characterize water quality and meet requlatory requirements.
•Develops, implements and tracks quality assurance and quality control procedures related to all areas of the Stormwater Quality Program.
•Coordinates and directs the work of consultants conducting water quality studies.
Assists in Stormwater Quality Program Implementation •Coordinates with the Stormwater Quality Supervisor on identifying tasks for WQES staff to support and ensure compliance with applicable regulations and requirements related to the city's stormwater program.
•Identifies opportunities to support and achieve program goals through the direction of staff.
•Assists in determining staff work assignments including field and office work.
•Assists in management of city projects including master plans, annual work plans and city code and ordinance updates.
•Solicits external funding (grants, etc.) to support new projects.
•Evaluates cost/use of external contractors to meet program needs.
•Assists with the development of various larger Utilities and city projects including master plans, strategic plans, rate studies, and coordinated watershed management projects.
•Coordinates with Industrial Pretreatment, Laboratory and Wastewater Treatment Plant staff as needed.
Other Duties as Assigned•Attends and actively participates in WQES Group staff meetings and Water Resource Advisory Board and City Council meetings, as necessary.
•Takes proper safety precautions, anticipates unsafe circumstances, and acts accordingly to prevent accidents. Responsible for the safety of self, others, materials, and equipment. Uses all required safety equipment and follows all safety regulations, policies and procedures. Reports all accidents and damage to city property.
•Responsible for knowing and complying with all city and department policies; participating in professional trainings and development; and adhering to attendance and workplace attire policies.
•Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, environmental or physical sciences, or a related field, and three years of overall experience that includes a minimum of two years experience in the area of stormwater management and stormwater MS4 permit compliance, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Strong knowledge of federal and state stormwater regulations. Excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills. Strong interpersonal skills including ability to deal with people under difficult conditions, resolve conflicts, work under time pressure and experience in working across multiple workgroups or organizations. Skilled in GIS, Access, Excel and/or similar database management programs. Demonstrated analytical, problem solving, and data analysis skills. Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to assume responsibility. Direct experience with water quality monitoring and analysis methods used for regulatory compliance. Stormwater training such as Colorado Department of Transportation Erosion Control Supervisor Training, Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC) or other related certifications or ability to obtain within six months. Demonstrated ability to plan and coordinate work, analyze management problems and write reports and make public presentations. Valid driver's license. Have and maintain acceptable background information, including criminal conviction history and motor vehicle record.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS – In addition to the required minimum qualifications:
Registration as Professional Engineer or Engineer-in-Training (EIT) and/or Master's degree in engineering, environmental or physical sciences, or a related field. Minimum of five years of experience in stormwater management, engineering or related stormwater MS4 permit experience. Specific training, classes, or work experience covering water quality regulations, green infrastructure design and planning, nutrient and pathogen data analysis and project design, and stormwater modeling. Stormwater compliance inspection experience related to construction sites and experience reviewing Stormwater Management Plans (SWMPs) and water quality best management practice designs. Experience with environmental regulation enforcement, writing regulatory reports and coordinating with regulatory agencies. Experience supporting projects that engage city and regional cooperation.


Supplemental Information
WORKING CONDITIONS- Required Physical and Mental Effort, and Environmental Conditions:
Physical and Mental Effort: Requires standing, walking, lifting, kneeling, carrying, and occasionally carry sampling equipment. Occasional lifting of up to 20 pounds. Requires: hand/eye coordination to operate office and field equipment; vision for reading, recording and interpreting information, including the ability to distinguish colors; sufficient clarity of speech and hearing or other communication capabilities that permits the employee to communicate effectively on the telephone and in person.
Work Environment: Works primarily in an office environment, but as necessary works outside to conduct fieldwork and data collection to assist stormwater and public education staff.
Machines and equipment used include, but are not limited to the following: Frequently uses standard office equipment including personal computers, telephones, calculators and copy/fax machines.

ACCOMMODATIONS: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Note: The above description is illustrative only. It is not meant to be all-inclusive.

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Ad Title: Utilities Director
Location: Ketchum, Idaho 83340
Post Date: 10/27/17
Contact: Grant Gager
City: Ketchum
State: ID
Zip: 83340
Phone (W): 208-726-3841
Email: hr@ketchumidaho.org
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Description:
The Utilities Department Director is responsible for the overall management, direction, and long-range planning, of the resources and activities of the City of Ketchum Utilities Department including both the Water and Wastewater Divisions. The Director assures municipal water and wastewater systems operate properly and efficiently while meeting the current and future needs of the City.

• Oversees the overall operation of the City of Ketchum Water and Wastewater Divisions including management and supervision of all employees and assets in the Department.
• Evaluates, recommends, and initiates improvements to water and wastewater systems, including the wastewater treatment plant. Reviews and approves plans for additions and improvements to water and wastewater systems.
• Ensures compliance with all State and Federal regulations related to water and wastewater systems.
• Determines and implements department programs, policies, and procedures and conducts long-term planning in support of the City’s water and wastewater needs and goals, including sustainability.
• Oversees water and sewer user fees and rate structures and recommends revisions as necessary.
• Pursues grant funding opportunities to support system operations and expansion, including compilation of grant applications and post-award reporting.
• Prepares and maintains department operating and capital budgets with overall enterprise fund responsibility.
• Maintains effective correspondence with other City departments and the public.
• Produces reports and keeps records relating to water and wastewater systems.
• Attends meetings, training seminars, and similar events as necessary to maintain current knowledge of industry trends.
• Prepares reports and presents information to the public and City Council
• Responds to after-hours call-out's during emergencies.
• May perform the duties of subordinates in their absence.
• Performs other duties as assigned or needed.

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Ad Title: P.E. / Water/Wastewater Project Engineer
Location: Englewood, CO
Post Date: 10/26/17
City: Englewood
State: CO
Zip: 80112
Email: Succeed@Forsgren.com
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Description:
Title: P.E. / Water/Wastewater Project Engineer

Forsgren Job ID: DEN- CE7-102617

Location: Englewood, CO

Employment Type: Full-time / Exempt

Salary Range: $80,000 to $100,000 DOQ

Position Overview:
Building on our 54-year legacy and established presence throughout the western US, Forsgren Associates is experiencing steady growth. We are looking for a Civil Project Engineer with 7+ years of experience to help continue growing our Colorado business. The ideal candidate will have Colorado experience in any (or all) of the following civil engineering areas: water supply, treatment and distribution; wastewater collection and treatment; and utilities infrastructure planning and design. Qualified candidates should be comfortable collaborating with other staff to exceed client expectations. This position has the opportunity for professional growth in an ever-demanding industry.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Performs in lead technical role to evaluate and design water and wastewater systems, and to generate and review construction documents, master plan reports, and water-related technical studies for municipal and public works infrastructure projects.
• Directly responsible for preparation, evaluation and approval of engineering drawings, details, construction specifications, and contract documents and for overseeing bid phases and contractor procurement.
• Works independently and in directing junior engineering and design staff (including sub-consultants vendors) on various design and permitting tasks, and provides regular communication and updates to the project manager.
• Exhibits strong project management knowledge and skills demonstrated by the ability to proficiently develop and complete a project schedule while having the adaptability to make appropriate changes when required.
• Coordinates with government entities and various other permitting and regulatory agencies to fulfill various permit requirements.
• Performs occasional field work to perform construction inspection for compliance with industry and client standards.
• Support business development by assisting with proposals to provide engineering services or obtain funding for engineering projects or programs

The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills or competencies associated with this job.



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Ad Title: Water Resources Leadership
Location: Lakewood, CO
Post Date: 10/25/17
City: Omaha
State: NE
Zip: 68154
Email: careers@LRA-inc.com
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Description:
TZA Water Engineers specializes in the planning, development, protection and management of water. TZA Water Engineers is a consulting firm with a 40 year history with dynamic projects, clients and people. The recent merger of TZA Water Engineers with Lamp Rynearson & Associates, Inc. has created an opportunity for a Water Resources Leadership position in its Lakewood, Colorado office. This position will include the opportunity to preserve and strengthen relationships with TZA’s long term clients and to assist in expanding services for existing clients and expanding the geographic reach of clients served by TZA.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Contact:
Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, Inc.
14710 West Dodge Road, Suite 100
Omaha, Nebraska 68154
www.LRA-inc.com

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A 100% Employee Owned Firm
EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

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Ad Title: Water/Wastewater Project Engineer
Location: Lakewood, CO
Post Date: 10/24/17
City: Omaha
State: NE
Zip: 68154
Phone (W): 402-496-2498
Email: careers@LRA-inc.com
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Description:
TZA Water Engineers has an outstanding growth opportunity for a Colorado-registered PE with five to ten years of experience in water/wastewater project management, planning, design, and construction administration.

TZA Water Engineers has specialized in the planning, development, protection and management of water resource projects for 40 years. The recent merger of TZA Water Engineers with Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, Inc. (TZA/Lamp) has created an opportunity for a Water/Wastewater Project Engineer position in its Lakewood, Colorado office, one of Lamp’s four offices.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Contact:
Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, Inc.
14710 West Dodge Road, Suite 100
Omaha, Nebraska 68154
www.LRA-inc.com

A 100% Employee Owned Firm

EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled


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Ad Title: Groundwater Project Engineer
Location: Lakewood, CO
Post Date: 10/24/17
City: Omaha
State: NE
Zip: 68154
Email: careers@LRA-inc.com
Website: visit our website...
Description:
TZA Water Engineers specializes in the planning, development, protection and management of water resources. TZA Water Engineers is a consulting firm with a 40 year history with dynamic projects, clients and people. The recent merger of TZA Water Engineers with Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, Inc. (TZA/Lamp) has created an opportunity for a Groundwater Project Engineer position in its Lakewood, Colorado office, one of Lamp’s four offices.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Contact:
Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, Inc.
14710 West Dodge Road, Suite 100
Omaha, Nebraska 68154
www.LRA-inc.com

A 100% Employee Owned Firm

EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

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Ad Title: Water Resources Project Engineer
Location: Lakewood, CO
Post Date: 10/24/17
City: Omaha
State: NE
Zip: 68154
Email: careers@LRA-inc.com
Website: visit our website...
Description:
TZA Water Engineers specializes in the planning, development, protection and management of water. TZA Water Engineers is a consulting firm with a 40 year history with dynamic projects, clients and people. The recent merger of TZA Water Engineers with Lamp Rynearson & Associates, Inc. has created an opportunity for a Water Resources Project Engineer position in its Lakewood, Colorado office, one of Lamp’s four offices.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

TZA Water Engineers,
A Lamp, Rynearson Company
14710 West Dodge Road, Suite 100
Omaha, Nebraska 68154
www.LRA-inc.com

A 100% Employee Owned Firm

EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

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Ad Title: Wastewater Utility Maintenance Mechanic, Clifton Sanitation District
Location: Clifton Colorado
Post Date: 10/18/17
City: Clifton
State: CO
Zip: 81520
Phone (W): 970-434-7422
Email: www.cliftonsanitation.com
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Description:
Clifton Sanitation District is seeking to fill a Wastewater Utility Maintenance Mechanic position. The position performs technical duties and responsibilities in the maintenance, repair, service and installation of equipment and machinery in wastewater treatment plants, pumping stations, and related facilities; to operate and maintain equipment; to fabricate and weld parts and equipment; and to perform a variety of duties relative to assigned areas of responsibility.
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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Clifton Sanitation District
Location: Clifton Colorado
Post Date: 10/11/17
State: CO
Zip: 81520
Phone (W): 970-434-7422
Email: www.cliftonsanitation.com
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Description:
Clifton Sanitation District, located on the Western Slope of Colorado is seeking a highly motivated and outgoing individual to fill a Wastewater Operator position. This full-time position performs a variety of skilled, semi-skilled, and non-skilled technical duties in the operation and maintenance of the District’s Wastewater Treatment Plant.

The District operates a 2.5 MGD activated sludge oxidation ditch wastewater treatment facility with aerobic digestion and centrifuge dewatering. The Plant Operator, as a part of the team, will be responsible for operation and maintenance of the treatment plant and sanitary sewer collection system. We are seeking an individual that is self-motivated, shows cooperative team spirit, and is safety oriented. Weekend, holiday, and on-call work is required.

The primary duties include: making daily inspections of treatment process components & equipment; regularly monitoring plant functions through gauges, graphs, meters, control panels and computerized monitoring systems and by performing process control tests and evaluating test results to determine treatment process requirements; collecting samples from various treatment processes throughout the facility; performing a variety of laboratory tests; preparing all paperwork for sampling; cleaning screens, tanks, pipes, clarifiers, basins, and pumps; monitoring and documenting plant activities; calculating flow rates and chemical dosages; calibrating chemical feed systems; performing facility and equipment preventative maintenance tasks; making emergency repairs to plant equipment and facilities; calibrating laboratory and field instruments and on line monitoring equipment; and performing minor building maintenance and custodial tasks.

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Excellent benefit package: Non-exempt $17.70/Hr. - $31.23/Hr.
Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience. Applications are available at www.cliftonsanitation.com
Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, three references and an application to:
Clifton Sanitation District
3217 D Road
Clifton, CO 81520

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Ad Title: Lead Distribution & Collection Operator
Location: Parker, CO
Post Date: 10/09/17
Contact: Hedia Gonzales
City: Parker
State: CO
Zip: 80134
Phone (W): 3038412797
Email: hediag@pinerywater.com
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Description:
The Pinery Water and Wastewater District is seeking an experienced Distribution & Collection Operator to lead the District’s preventative maintenance program. The District is a water and wastewater service provider located in eastern Douglas County dedicated to providing “Quality Water for LIFE” to nearly 15,000 customers in the Pinery community of Parker, Colorado.

General job duties include but are not limited to:
• Provides excellent customer service and remains conscientious about public health and safety
• Lead/supervise one-two employees; prepares daily and weekly work plans for the crew
• Performs maintenance and repairs of water distribution and wastewater collection systems
• Prepares, maintains and reports on work plans regarding preventative maintenance on District infrastructure
• Maintains and reports on preventative maintenance budgets
• Operates a variety of hand, power and pneumatic tools
• Operates or assists in operating large equipment
• Documents and maintains records
• Completes paperwork as needed for work orders, personal time sheets, customer service requests and computer data entry
• Fulfills ‘on call’ requirements on a rotating basis – 30 minutes or less commute preferred
• Performs other duties as assigned or required
• Some overtime is expected



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Ad Title: Client Service Leader - Water/Wastewater
City: Denver
State: CO
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Description:
CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

CDM Smith has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Client Service Leader to lead client engagement and business development for water infrastructure and resource services for multiple municipal clients in the Denver, CO market. CDM Smith has been providing water infrastructure and resource services in Denver for many years. We have worked on some of the largest water and wastewater projects for major clients throughout the area; we are looking for someone who will help develop the strategy of how to grow our Denver area water infrastructure and resource market.

As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:
• Creating client engagement strategies and pursuit plans for new water and wastewater business in the Denver area.
• Developing and managing proposal efforts and presentations.
• Negotiating critical and controversial issues with top level engineers/scientists and officers of other organizations.
• Taking responsibility for an important segment of very extensive and highly diversified engineering/scientific programs, critical to overall CDM Smith objectives.
• Deciding the kind and extent of engineering/scientific and related programs needed for accomplishing CDM Smith's objectives.
• Selecting scientific approaches.
• Planning and organizing facilities and programs Interpreting results.
•Performing advisory and consulting work for CDM Smith as a recognized authority for broad program areas or in an intensely specialized area of considerable novelty and importance.
• Assisting on individual projects by other engineers/scientists or technicians.

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Ad Title: Senior Project Manager - Water/Wastewater
Location: Denver, CO
Post Date: 09/18/17
City: Denver
State: CO
Website: visit our website...
Description:
CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Responsibilities
CDM Smith currently has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager with previous experience managing water and/or wastewater projects to join our West Central group. In this position, you will be the main point of contact for planning and design of water and wastewater projects in the greater Denver area and assist with business development activities. CDM Smith has been providing services to the Denver market for over 20 years. Our services have spanned the areas of water resources, modeling, master planning studies, design and construction administration of water, wastewater, and storm water facilities.

As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:
• Managing and serving as the lead Project Manager on major area Denver water/wastewater projects
• Providing technical guidance, senior leadership, and mentoring engineering staff to enhance our water/wastewater design capabilities
• Being responsible for scope, schedule, budget development, monitoring and adherence for projects managed
• Completing Quality Assurance/Quality Control of key deliverables and assisting on projects managed by others in the office
• Assisting Client Service Leaders with technical marketing in the Denver region
• Participation in professional societies relevant to the industry
• Building and maintaining positive working relationships with key decision makers in our clients’ organizations

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