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Since SCRWA stands on the “front lines” regarding the water and wastewater industry in South Carolina, we are the first to know what positions might be available throughout our state. Check this page often for new job opportunities within our industry.

If you would like to post a job, send the information to Amy () in a Word Document or in the body of the email; PDF documents can’t be usedJob postings will be removed after 60 days.

 

 

Revenue & Utility Billing Clerk

City of Folly Beach
(posted 10/1/19)

 

The City of Folly Beach proudly serves 2,800 residents and 1.5 million visitors each year. The Revenue & Utility Billing Clerk (Clerk) will assist customers by processing all revenues for the City as well as managing and billing over 1,800 water and sewer connections.

The Clerk will be supervised by the Deputy Administrator and also report to the Utility and Finance Directors. The Clerk is responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Receiving all City customer payments to include water and/or sewer bills, building permits, golf cart permits, court and parking violations, business licenses

  • Managing the Utility Billing process which includes entry of meter reads, billing, and receipting bill payments

  • Balancing daily batch deposits for the City and assisting the Finance Director with the general receipting and utilities bookkeeping

  • Administrative support to the Utility Director

  • Assistance with business licenses and building permits

  • Additional duties as assigned

Qualifications: Formal accounting training or certifications in accounting or bookkeeping are a plus. However, a combination of education and experience that provides the necessary skills, knowledge, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position will be considered.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Full-time employees are granted fully funded health insurance through SC PEBA and the City contributes toward dependent coverage

  • The City is a member of the SC Retirement System

  • Starting Pay: $16.50 per hour

Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Financial experience and/or training is essential. Utility or Municipal financial experience preferred. Most of the daily tasks deal with receiving, processing, and billing our residents accurately and punctually

  • Ability to work in an open workspace environment with frequent interruptions is required.

  • The ability to complete multiple competing tasks within the workday is necessary

  • Knowledge of electronic billing platforms, and the ability to process payments in all forms is necessary

  • The ability to work as a team player and handle uncertain and difficult scenarios with customers is critical

  • Efficiently and effectively communicating with customers, supervisors, and coworkers is required

  • It is the responsibility of each employee to comply with the established policies, procedures as written in the City Employee Handbook and comply with safe work practices

  • Physical demands of this are usual of an administrative clerical position. Primary work is performed at a counter or desk. Some lifting of boxes or other material may be required on occasion

  • Note, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Work Environment: The Clerk will be in the front office of City Hall, which is a shared open workspace. Interruptions from the Public and fellow coworkers will come throughout the day due to the nature of how the office is structured. Having the ability to work in this type of environment is crucial for this position.

Here at the Edge of America, we strive to follow our mission and vision statements daily. We use efficiency, transparency, fiscal responsibility, and professionalism to preserve the quality of life for residents, protect the environment, and accommodate visitors.

Interested parties should email their resume.

 

 

Executive Director

Tuckaseigee Water and Sewer Authority
(posted 9/26/19)

Tuckaseigee Water and Sewer Authority located in Jackson County, North Carolina, is seeking an Executive Director. This position is responsible for an O & M budget of $4.88M and Capital Improvements Plan budget of $17.9M, with a total staff of 30. The Executive Director plans, organizes, manages, directs and implements the goals of the Authority’s Board.  Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, working with the Board of Directors on both fiscal and developmental levels, seeking and administering grants and loans, serving as chief budget developer, developing short and long term organizational plans, providing human resource management  skills, directing the production, distribution, and treatment of Authority’s drinking water, collection and treatment of wastewater, while maintaining a commitment to customer service, public relations and developing strong community ties.

Candidate should have knowledge of appropriate State and Federal regulations, knowledge of civil engineering and infrastructure planning, excellent oral and written communication skills, leadership skills, ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with various stakeholders and elected officials.

The ideal candidate is a graduate of a four year college or university with any of the following degrees:  major in public administration, business management, engineering technology or related field, and have considerable supervisory experience at a management level with a local government organization, preferably in a utility environment; possession of NC water and / or wastewater operator certifications and / or a graduate degree in public administration or related field is preferred. Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered

Salary range $78,748.06 – $100,403.78

Position is open until filled. First review of application packages will begin on November 1, 2019.

Candidate must be willing to relocate to Jackson County within 6 months.

Applicants must submit a North Carolina State Employment Application (PD 107) to the Employment Security Commission online or at 26 Ridgeway Street #2, Sylva, NC, 28779. Please submit a resume and Letter of Interest to Tuckaseigee Water and Sewer Authority, attention Nancy Hoyle, at 1246 West Main Street, Sylva, NC 28779, or by email at .

 

Water Plant Operator

Catawba River Water Supply Project
(posted 9/26/19)

The Catawba River Water Supply Project is currently seeking a Water Plant Operator. The 36mgd plant is located in Lancaster County, SC, and is a joint venture owned by Lancaster County Water and Sewer District and Union County, North Carolina.  An “A” level South Carolina Water Treatment Operator certification is preferred; however other education and experience will be considered. Employed by the Lancaster County Water and Sewer District but hired and managed by the Catawba River Water Supply Project provides an incomparable opportunity and offers a comprehensive benefits package including membership in the South Carolina Retirement System (PEBA), health, dental, vision, 401k and 457 options, paid sick, vacation, holidays and many more.

Please submit a completed application by one of the following ways: www.crwtp.org or click here

Pay Range Based upon skills, education, certification, experience etc.

Application Deadline: October 10, 2019

 

 

Environmental Systems Operator IV

City of North Augusta
(posted 9/26/19)

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF JOBUnder general supervision, operates a 14.0 MGD surface water treatment plant using conventional water treatment techniques in compliance with all state and federal regulations. Determines distribution system demand and maintains adequate drinking water supply at all storage tanks. Collects, analyzes, and documents the results of water samples used for treatment process evaluation and drinking water quality monitoring. Performs any required laboratory quality control tasks. Performs all treatment plant operational duties. Attends training for new procedures and emergency situations. Reports to the Water Production Supervisor.

View full job description here.

Annual Salary: $45,299

Position will remain open until filled.

Mail applications to: Human Resources, City of North Augusta, PO Box 6400, North Augusta, SC, 29861, email resume or apply online.

 

 

Water Treatment Plant Operator

Anderson Regional Water
(posted 9/17/19)

 

Anderson Regional Water is searching for a Water Treatment Plant Operator.  Selected candidate will be assigned one of three positions (WTP Trainee, WTP B or WTP A) based on experience (salary range listed below).  Operator will perform skilled work in the operation, monitoring, controlling, testing and troubleshooting of a water treatment process.  Excellent full-time career opportunity with excellent benefits, SC state pension plan, progressive on the job training for advancement opportunities, shift-differential pay, longevity pay, overtime opportunities and potential for promotion.  Position is subject to driving record, drug screening and background investigation.

  • WTP Trainee ($17.54+)

  • WTP B ($18.56+)

  • WTP A ($21.34+)

Applications and additional information may be obtained online or by calling 864-328-2352. Please email resume & application to or mail to Anderson Regional Water at 998 Hunters Trail Anderson, SC 29625.

 

 

Water Treatment Operator

City of Newberry
(posted 9/16/19)

 

The Water Treatment Operator is responsible for the technical work in the operation of the water treatment plant. Work involves performing the necessary adjustments, maintenance, and testing to ensure that the water treatment plant produces and adequate quality and quantity of water for its service area. The position will collaborate with team members on other projects and in the development of procedures and the transfer of knowledge regarding water quality systems within a cutting-edge water treatment plant.

The Water Operator is accountable for the following:

  • Competent application of plant systems; monitors and adjusts flow rates and chemical dosages to maintain the necessary amount and quality of water to meet customer demand and fire protection.

  • Inspects all areas of plant for proper operation.

  • Performs chemical operations, testing and diagnoses throughout plant operations.

  • Performs preventative maintenance and repairs on all plant equipment; coordinates with immediate supervisor for service calls when repairs are beyond capabilities.

  • Performs required safety inspections; maintains accurate safety records.

  • Coordinates utility outage or problem calls after hours; dispatches when disruptions occur during nights, weekends, or holidays.

  • Complies with all Federal, State and Local regulatory requirements.

  • Prepares and/or processes various records and reports such as water use reports, laboratory reports, work orders, maintenance checks, and safety checklists.

  • Refers routinely to MSDS, equipment manuals, drinking water regulations, operation manual, operator daily log, policy and procedure manuals, codes / laws / regulations, publications and reference texts, etc.

  • Competent and fluent use of a variety of tools, supplies and related technology computer software.

  • May be subject to twenty-four-hour call.

  • Maintain server and application inventory and manage and maintain corresponding licenses.

Minimum Position Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent with 1 to 2 years of experience in water plant operations; bachelor’s degree highly desirable; equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • If not a certified operator, must be able to pass certification to ‘D’ level operator with in first year of employment

  • Work History which provides the required skills, knowledge, certifications and abilities.

  • Must be able to work flexible schedule to include rotating weekends and some holidays.

  • Must be able to operate the plant under any conditions due to loss of automatic control or other emergency or non-routine situations.

  • Must possess a valid SC driver’s license.

Job Type: Full-time, Hourly

Salary: $12.89 – $25.08 commensurate with experience and certification level

Qualified applicants should include salary expectations when submitting resumes.

Job Open Until Filled.

Download an application (here) to complete & submit.

The City of Newberry is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This organization is inclusive and diverse and encourages all people meeting the required qualifications to apply.

 

 

Water System Operator ‘A’ (requisition # 5787)

Santee Cooper 
(posted 8/14/19)

Position Description

  • Operates, troubleshoots, and maintains all water systems process equipment.

  • Must be able to work rotating shifts.

  • Must be well versed and knowledgeable of all State/Federal safe drinking water regulations to ensure safe, reliable drinking water at all times.

  • Is required to possess a valid South Carolina Drinking Water Treatment Plant Operator “A” license and a Distribution Operator “A” license due to public health concerns and regulatory requirements.

Education Required: High School Diploma/GED

Essential Job Tasks:

  • Treats and distributes safe, reliable potable drinking water that meets all SCDHEC and USEPA standards to the Lake Moultrie Agency members.

  • Monitors, analyzes, and changes chemical dosages or other treatment method based on raw water conditions, regulatory requirements, laboratory testing as well as optimization and pilot studies.

  • Assists and coordinates day-to-day operations with Lake Moultrie Water Agency members with regards to water quality and delivery.

  • Handles system emergencies and advises the Manager/Supervisor on corrective action in such situations.

  • Starts up and shuts plant down; checks, cleans, and maintains filters, valves and machinery; loads chemicals into automatic feeder systems, calibrates equipment and verifies feed rates.

  • Inspects buildings and process equipment and writes work orders for maintenance and repair work.

  • Maintains lab DHEC bench sheets, log book records, and monitors all water treatment/distribution instrumentation on SCADA system.

  • Determines from analytical data on what operational adjustments need to made to the drinking water/distribution system.

  • Must be willing to cut grass, sweep, and clean all treatment plant assets at all times.

Position Requirements (*Will consider Water Systems Operator B)

Water Systems Operator A

  • High School Diploma/GED with additional technical courses related to water plant operations/maintenance with five years experience required.

  • Associates degree preferred.

  • Class “A” Drinking Water Treatment Plant Operator license and a valid driver’s license required.

  • Must obtain Class “D”, “C”, “B”, and “A” Water Distribution Operators license within 1, 2, 3, and 4 years of employment respectively.

  • Emergency Response Team and Enter Confined Space Training required.

Compensation Information (Water Systems Operator A): $28.10-$35.10 (min.-mid.)

Water Systems Operator B

  • High School Diploma/GED with additional technical courses related to water plant operations/maintenance with two years directly related experience required.

  • Associates degree preferred.

  • Class “B” Drinking Water Treatment Plant Operator license and a valid driver’s license required.

  • Must obtain Class “D”, “C”, “B”, and “A” Water Distribution Operators license within 1, 2, 3, and 4 years of employment respectively.

  • Must obtain Class “A” Water Treatment Plant Operator license within 1 year of employment.

  • Emergency Response Team and Enter Confined Space training required.

Compensation Information (Water Systems Operator B): $20.50-$25.60 (min.-mid.)

Recruiting End Date: August 23, 2019.

Santee Cooper is an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

 

 

Water Treatment Operator
(new posting: amended qualifications and scheduling)

Saluda County Water and Sewer Authority (SCWSA)
(posted 8/13/19)

 

Location: 581 Shealy Road, Leesville, SC 29070

About: SCWSA is seeking hire an additional operator to staff the WTP located in eastern Saluda County off Highway 378. SCWSA’s WTP is adjacent to SCE&G Boat Ramp #4 and twenty minutes west of Lexington, SC.

Qualifications: Requires a SCLLR Class “C” Water Treatment Operator License, valid driver’s license, and high school diploma or equivalent.  Water Distribution License preferred.

General Duties: Operators are responsible for the operation and maintenance of a 4 MGD water treatment facility that includes a raw water intake station, flash mix, pulsator clarifier, dual media filters, sludge thickening clarifier, EQ basin, clearwells, finished water pump station, operations center and laboratory.

Pay Range: Dependent on qualifications and experience.

Work Schedule: Operator will work 12-hour rotating shifts that will include days, nights and some weekends and holidays.

Resumes: SCWSA will review resumes as they are received.  Please send resumes to:  

SCWSA is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.

Water Operator (job posting #2019006)

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District
(posted 8/9/19)

 

General PurposeResponsible for the operation and maintenance of the surface water treatment plant, and groundwater systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of groundwater well systems including hydrant flow operations

  • Operates the surface water treatment plant including plant start up, shut down, filter operations and instituting alternative water supply procedures with minimal supervision

  • Performs basic water treatment plant and equipment maintenance and checks

  • Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings

  • Investigates customer water service quality issues

  • Installs chlorine and ammonia cylinders and/or containers

  • Assists in performing chemical operations for the water treatment plant

  • Extracts samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analysis and completes required paperwork

  • Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs basic equipment maintenance

  • Performs operational checks on wells and treatment plants and records information on operating records and logs

  • Able to perform chemical adjustments in water treatment independently

  • Performs basic electrical functions including resetting and / or restarting equipment and changing fuses

  • Processes computer work orders

  • Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards

Desired Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • 3 years related work experience, or a combination of education and experience as required for South Carolina “B” Water Treatment license

  • Valid SC Driver’s License (required)

  • SC “Class B” Water Treatment license (required)

  • SC “Class C” Water Distribution license (required within one year of hire)

Pay Range: $20.09-$25.11/hour

To Apply: Apply online at gcwsd.com/employment

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sex , including pregnancy & childbirth (or related medical conditions), national origin, age, or disability.

 

Water Operator Trainee (job posting #2019006a)

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District
(posted 8/9/19)

General PurposeResponsible for the operation and maintenance of the surface water treatment plant, and groundwater systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in the daily operation and maintenance of groundwater well systems including hydrant flow operations.

  • Assists in the operation of the surface water treatment plant including plant start up, shut down, filter operations and instituting alternative water supply procedures.

  • Assists with basic water treatment plant and equipment maintenance and checks

  • Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings

  • Investigates customer water service quality issues

  • Installs chlorine, ammonia, and sulfur dioxide cylinders

  • Assists in performing chemical operations for the water treatment plant

  • Extracts samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analysis and completes required paperwork

  • Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs basic equipment maintenance

  • Performs operational checks on wells and treatment plants and records information on operating records and logs.

  • Performs basic electrical functions including resetting and / or restarting equipment and changing fuses.

  • Processes computer work orders

  • Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental, or related science field.

  • Valid SC Driver’s License

  • Must be able to obtain a “Class B” Water Treatment license within one year of date of hire

Pay Range: $18.89/hour

To Apply: Applications will be accepted through gcwsd.com/employment

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sex , including pregnancy & childbirth (or related medical conditions), national origin, age, or disability.

 

 

WATER & SEWER MAINTENANCE OPERATOR

Town of Kingstree
(posted 8/7/19)

 

The successful candidate will be responsible for installing, locating, inspecting, meter reading, maintaining, and repairing water and sewer lines to ensure quality service to customers. The person hired for the position will also be responsible for preforming work in accordance with all applicable policies, procedures, and regulations while maintaining excellent quality. A Class C Water Treatment License or a Class C Water Distribution License is required for this position.

A high school diploma or GED and a valid South Carolina Driver’s License is also required. The Town of Kingstree offers competitive salaries and benefits.  Qualified applicants may submit a cover letter and resume to .

The Town of Kingstree is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

Water Treatment Plant Operator

Easley Central Water District
(posted 7/23/19)

This will be a night shift position, and will require weekend and holiday work as scheduled. The position requires a minimum of “C” level certification and two years of operating experience. The position requires the ability to operate the plant’s SCADA system, performing bacteriological analysis, backwash filters as needed, housekeeping duties, light maintenance work, along with any required duties assigned. A valid driver’s license is required. Please contact our office at (864) 639-2883 for more information about the application process. An application can be picked up at our office located at 401 South Norris Drive- Norris, SC 29667.

 

Marketing/Business Development Representative

A.C. Schultes of Carolina
(posted 7/2/19)

A.C. Schultes of Carolina, Inc., a Water and Wastewater General Contractor, located in Rocky Point, NC is looking for a Marketing/Business Development/Technical Representative to join their Sales and Marketing Department.

Responsibilities shall include:

  • General marketing

  • Generates sales

  • Customer relations / service

  • Cold calling

  • Public speaking

  • Social media updates: website, Twitter, LinkedIn

  • Attend trade shows, regional meetings and events

  • Coordination of company events

  • Provide technical assistance

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Excellent verbal, organization and written communication skills, including facilitation of group presentations

  • Ability to write and understand quotes

  • Innovation and problem-solving skills

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications, including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Must have a dependable vehicle, valid driver’s license and be willing to travel within the NC / SC territory. Weekly overnight travel is required

  • Two years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.

We are looking for an outgoing and friendly person to come join our winning team.  We offer a great benefit package including medical, dental, 401K, paid vacation and car allowance.

To apply, send resume via email to Randy Hudson.

A.C. Schultes of Carolina, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Water Treatment Plant Operators (2 positions available)

Lugoff Elgin Water Authority
(posted 6/25/19) 

Lugoff Elgin Water Authority has two exciting employment opportunity for those who qualify. Candidates must possess a minimum of a “C” level Water Treatment license in the state of South Carolina. Surface water treatment and laboratory experience is preferred although not mandatory. Weekend and shift work is required but schedule is flexible at the moment. Salary and benefits are very competitive and will be based on experience.

Lugoff Elgin Water Authority’s treatment plant was built in 2005 and serves Lugoff and Elgin, SC. The treatment plant is rated for 6 MGD and uses various chemicals, hazardous and non-hazardous throughout the treatment process.

If you are a motivated team player interested in advancing your career, contact Christopher Watford via email.

 

 

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