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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: Financial Reporting Analyst
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO
Post Date: 10/04/17
Contact: Human Resources
City: Highlands Ranch
State: CO
Zip: 80129
Phone (W): 3037910430
Email: humanresources@highlandsranch.org
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Description:
Highlands Ranch Metro District (HRMD) and Centennial Water and Sanitation District (CWSD) are accepting applications for a full-time Financial Reporting Analyst.

This position provides hands on coordination and implementation of the financial reporting function for both Centennial Water and Sanitation District and Highlands Ranch Metropolitan District. Financial reporting includes assisting with the preparation of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (“CAFR”), periodic financial statements and quarterly Finance Committee packages.

This position also provides leadership and direction in the development of short and long range plans; gathers, interprets, and prepares data for studies, reports and recommendations; coordinates department activities with other departments and agencies as needed. Prepares a variety of studies, reports and related information for decision-making purposes. Communicates official plans, policies and procedures to staff and the general public. Makes presentations to the various boards of directors and the general public.


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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
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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.

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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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Clifton Sanitation District
City: Clifton
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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Ad Title: Instrumentation and Controls/SCADA Programmer
Location: Pinery Water & Wastewater District - Parker, CO
Post Date: 09/07/17
Contact: Hedia Gonzales
City: Parker
State: CO
Zip: 80134
Email: hediag@pinerywater.com
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Description:
INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROLS/SCADA PROGRAMMER
The Pinery Water and Wastewater District is seeking an experienced Instrumentation and Controls/SCADA Programmer to provide installation and operational support for the District’s water and wastewater treatment systems. 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.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Provides professional level installation and operational support for the District’s water/wastewater systems including daily administration, maintenance, calibration, troubleshooting, testing and repairing a variety of data acquisition (SCADA), radio communications as well as instrumentation and control equipment for both water and wastewater treatment systems
• Assist in the troubleshooting and repair of control system and power failures
• Recommends and plans for capital repair, replacement and expansion of District Instrumentation and Controls/SCADA systems
• Participates with engineers, operators and contractors in the design of Instrumentation and Controls systems for new and existing facilities
• Programs, maintains and documents logic programming on all PLC’s, RTU’s and HMI interface applications on management stations
• Performs preventative maintenance on all instruments including pressure, level and flow transmitters, water quality monitoring instruments, switches, valves and remote field devices reporting to SCADA system
• Maintains District radio/SCADA/telemetry communications systems
• Develops reports and analyzes system performance data to assess overall health of SCADA, communication, security and network systems
• Performs duties in a manner consistent with the stated values of the organization
• Fulfills "on call" requirements – 30 minute or less commute preferred
• Performs other duties as assigned, or required
• Provide excellent customer service



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Ad Title: Engineering Technician I/II
Location: Denver, Colorado
Post Date: 08/31/17
City: Denver
State: CO
Zip: 80229
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Description:
Metro Wastewater Reclamation District in Denver, CO - a nationally recognized leader among clean water utilities, provides wastewater conveyance and treatment services for 1.8 million people in the Denver Metro area.

General Statement of Duties & Organizational Responsibilities

Performs a variety of technical engineering tasks in support of the planning, design, construction and modification of wastewater facilities. Works under the direction of the Real Property Administrator/Quality Control Coordinator.

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Ad Title: Project Engineer
Location: Grand Junction, CO
Post Date: 08/25/17
Contact: Nikki Dalpiaz
City: Grand Junction
State: CO
Zip: 81501
Email: nikkid@gjcity.org
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Description:
Under the direction of the Engineering Manager, responsible for design and construction of assigned Public Works and Utilities projects; duties include preparation of construction drawings, specifications, bid documents and cost estimates; procurement of bids for construction contracts, processing contract change orders and contractor pay requests; oversees construction inspection and quality assurance testing; coordinates schedules and activities of contractors and utility companies; prepares progress reports and project documentation; reviews plans, documents and reports for compliance with applicable standards and design criteria; prepares technical engineering studies and reports; performs special assignments including unscheduled or emergency projects; participates in the selection and management of private consultants; assists with scheduling and coordination of engineering technicians; coordinates engineering and construction activities with other City departments, divisions and outside agencies; investigates field problems affecting property owners, contractors and utility companies; responds to citizen inquiries and requests for service; performs other related duties as assigned.
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Ad Title: Water Treatment Operator C or D
Location: Brighton, CO
Post Date: 08/25/17
Contact: Marta Matsuno
City: Brighton
State: CO
Zip: 80601
Phone (W): 303-655-2098
Email: mmatsuno@brightonco.gov
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Description:
POSITION: Wastewater Treatment Operator C or D WAGE: $18.33 - $19.58 DOQ
DEPARTMENT: Utilities CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled


Definition:
Performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled maintenance duties in the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant.

Example of Duties:
Make scheduled wastewater treatment plant rounds observing plant operations, performing a variety of duties pertaining to wastewater treatment and noting plant maintenance needs. Monitor plant functions by reading gauges, graphs, meter, and control panels. Collect samples and perform routine laboratory tests, document results and take appropriate actions. Assist in a variety of maintenance and repairs of plant equipment and facilities including lubricating, painting, rebuilding and replacing treatment system parts and components. Clean and maintain tanks, screens, filters, pipes and pumps. Assist in inspecting and adjusting field pumping stations. Identify and inform supervisor and co-workers of present and potential problems and hazards. Train in the techniques and practices of wastewater treatment in order to become certified. Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Basic principles of biology and chemistry as applied to wastewater treatment. Ability to conduct basic laboratory tests, maintain records and compile data into written reports, recognize and react to treatment process changes and demands. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with fellow workers and supervisors. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. The operator may be exposed to fumes, pathogens, airborne particles and various chemicals, some of which may be toxic. The operator is exposed to various conditions including excessive noise and extreme heat or cold. Use of a respirator may be required for some tasks and the operator may have to work in confined spaces. Must be able to work weekends.


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Ad Title: Utility Maintenance Worker I or II
Location: Brighton, Colorado
Post Date: 08/25/17
Contact: Marta Matsuno
City: Brighton
State: CO
Zip: 80601
Phone (W): 303-655-2098
Email: mmatsuno@brightonco.gov
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Description:
POSITION: Utility Maintenance Worker I, II
STARTS: MWI $15.68/ hr.
MWII $17.77/ hr.
& Excellent Benefits
DEPARTMENT: Utilities Dept. CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

Definition:
Utility Service Worker I: This is an entry-level position which performs a variety of preventative maintenance of City public infrastructure and property under general supervision.
Utility Service Worker II: This is a journey-level position which performs a variety of preventative maintenance of City public infrastructure and property under general supervision.
Example of Duties:
Repairs and/or replaces fire hydrants, meter vaults, water pumps, water distribution lines and water valves. Paint fire hydrants. Rotate system valves. Perform maintenance on water mains. Operates, cleans, repairs and maintains equipment such as pipe locators, meter test units, backhoe, front end loader, and single and tandem axle pump dump trucks, trenchers, and other tools such as rodding equipment, compressors, jack hammers and concrete saws. Excavates, inspects, cleans, and repairs water mains and service lines. Locate mains and installations for crews and contractors. Read water meters on assigned routes recording readings, making necessary calculations. Ensure that meters are registering properly and report to supervisor on meter conditions, defects or suspicious conditions. Cleans and maintains pumping station equipment and checks and replaces pump lubricant. Excavates, inspects’ flushes, cleans and repairs water/sanitary sewer mains, lines and laterals; cuts and removes roots from sanitary sewer mains; Installs street barricades and cones prior to performance of construction and repair activities, and directs and controls street traffic in accordance with accepted departmental safety measures. Respond to on-site requests and inquiries from public. Maintain daily work log. Identify equipment needs for projects. Utilize proper safety precautions for all work performed. Assist other departments in major projects, as necessary. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, supervisor(s) and the public. Work varying shifts and schedules, including on-call, as needed and required by supervisor. Some overtime will be occasionally required and assigned as necessary. Duties vary depending on level I or II.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of methods, techniques and tools and the operational characteristics of mechanical equipment used in construction, repair and maintenance. Use of safety practices and purposes of general hand tools and light equipment. Operation of a two-way radio. Safe work practices. Skill in maintaining records and laws. Safe and lawful operation of a motor vehicle. Ability to learn to perform semi-skilled and skilled tasks in a variety of construction and maintenance activities. Perform semi-skilled maintenance, construction and repair work in the area of work assigned. Operate a variety of vehicular and stationary mechanical equipment in a safe and effective manner in routine situations. Use and operate hand tools, mechanical equipment, and power tools and equipment required for the work in a safe and efficient manner. Perform heavy manual labor. Perform on-call duty as required by department. Read and interpret basic maps and blueprints, if required. Work independently in the absence of supervision, when necessary. Physical ability: Must be able to work in all natural weather conditions (snow, heat, cold, rain, etc.). Must be able to lift up to 100lbs occasionally, and frequently up to 50lbs. Must be able to lift and carry up to 75lbs. Frequent driving at various times of the day is required. Must be able to sit, stand, kneel, stoop and generally must be able to utilize a variety of physical postures in order to perform job duties. Must be able to walk or remain standing for long periods of time. Must be able to hear, talk, see, smell and feel.


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Ad Title: District Engineer
Location: Boxelder Sanitation District in Fort Collins
Post Date: 08/17/17
Contact: Joy Davis
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Description:
Boxelder Sanitation District is seeking a full time Environmental or Civil Engineer join our team.

Under direction of the District Manager, the Engineer is responsible for coordinating wastewater engineering activities including development review planning, design and construction.

Position responsibilities include:
Execute and coordinate engineering design and studies; develop project scope, work plans and resources allocations, and select professional engineering consultants; evaluate existing operations and prepare engineering solutions which include economics, environmental and community impacts; develop project implementation strategies and schedules; prepare engineering drawings, specifications and bid documents; coordinate internal and external reviews and permits; prepare estimates of construction costs. Supervise and coordinate construction activities; bid contracts and assist in selection of construction contractors; coordinate construction with existing operations and monitor construction schedules; perform measurement and payment; and maintain construction records; assist in bringing equipment on line, including testing and establishing preventative maintenance procedures; perform field construction inspections and monitor construction site safety. Participate in the District's development review, development construction and as-built processes and represent the District's interests in all development projects. Maintain records of contract and agreement documents; monitors and documents project status; prepares and distributes project status reports; prepares contract-related correspondence.

Position requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, or closely related field from an accredited college/university.
• Professional Engineering License preferred.
• 2-5 years of relevant experience preferred.
• Candidate must be capable of making sound engineering decisions, exercise initiative, judgment and knowledge commensurate with the responsibilities of the position.
• The successful candidate must possess good interpersonal skills to communicate and collaborate with staff, board of directors, customers, regulatory agencies and the public.
• Some travel may be required.

About Boxelder Sanitation District
Boxelder Sanitation District, located in Fort Collins, Colorado, responsibly provides water treatment to protect public health and our Poudre River. To learn more about us, please visit www.boxeldersanitation.org.
BSD benefits include:
• Medical, dental and vision insurance
• Pension plan
• Optional 401(k) plan
• Paid holidays, vacation and paid time off
• Life insurance
• Professional development opportunities
EOE

How to Apply
To apply, please email your cover letter with salary requirements and resume to recruiting@boxeldersanitation.org.

This position will remain open until filled. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to recruiting@boxeldersanitation.org.


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Ad Title: Civil Engineer
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Post Date: 08/07/17
Contact: Tisha Moffett
City: Colorado Springs
State: CO
Zip: 80903
Phone (W): 719-227-0072
Email: tmoffett@jdshydro.com
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Description:
JDS-HYDRO CONSULTANTS, INC. is seeking highly talented and energetic Civil Engineers for immediate employment. This is a hands-on position in a successful and growing consulting firm located in the beautiful city of Colorado Springs. Nestled at the base of Pike Peak, Colorado Springs offers easy access to outdoor activities that other cities can’t provide. Enjoy the conveniences of a big city with a small-town feel. Colorado Springs consistently ranks as one of the top places to live in the U.S.

CIVIL ENGINEER: Minimum 1 - 5 years general experience in the municipal field, water resource projects, and/or land development. E.I.T preferred with intention of sitting for the Colorado PE exam in the near future.

Salary compensation is commensurate with experience. Benefits include health insurance for the employee, matching 401K up to 3%, disability, and life insurance.

Please submit a cover letter in addition to your resume.

You are welcome to visit our web site at www.jdshydro.com for more information about JDS-Hydro Consultants, Inc.

NOTE: To apply for this position, you must either:
1) be a U.S. citizen, or;
2) possess a Visa which grants you the authority to work in the U.S.


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Ad Title: WWE Seeks Civil Design Engineer/Field Representative
Location: Denver Metro Area
Post Date: 08/02/17
Contact: Kristine Thrush
City: Denver
State: CO
Zip: 80211
Phone (W): (303) 480-1700
Email: kthrush@wrightwater.com
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Description:
WWE has an immediate opening for a civil engineer to work as a field representative on the construction of a water treatment plant located south of Denver; and then a continued career as a consulting engineer in our Denver office. This opening offers a unique opportunity to work on water/wastewater/stormwater engineering projects with one of the most reputable engineering firms in Colorado.

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Ad Title: Plant Mechanic I
Location: Castle Rock, Colorado
Post Date: 07/25/17
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 being part of the team committed to these goals and values? Castle Rock Water has an excellent opportunity for a Plant Mechanic I. This position performs activities related to the maintenance, repair, and replacement of electrical, electronic, and mechanical equipment necessary for water treatment, water distribution and wastewater collection. This position works under direct supervision of the Plant Maintenance Supervisor. Performs duties in a manner consistent with the stated values of the organization.
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