July 22, 2021
Chemung County Job Opening
Senior Wastewater Engineer
GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE INCLUDING MEMBERSHIP IN THE NYS EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM
COMPENSATION COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE
The work involves responsibility for performing a wide range of technical work including the application of standard engineering principles and practices to a variety of wastewater engineering projects and assignments. Performs the planning, managing, and coordinating of Capital Improvement activities; organizes, oversees, and coordinates wastewater infrastructure improvement projects from conceptual initiation through completed construction; responsible for design, construction inspection, preparation and maintenance of appropriate records and files. The position is based on the breadth of education, relevant experience and demonstrated independence of action and ability. The work is performed under the general supervision of the Executive Director with leeway allowed for the use of independent judgment according to established procedures and policies. The position coordinates with other managers regarding operations and maintenance projects. Does related work as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Either:
A) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or closely related field and four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in civil engineering, environmental engineering or project management, or
B) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with an Associate’s degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or closely related field and eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or project management.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Must obtain within one (1) year of appointment or possess and maintain a New State Driver’s Class D license.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $71,159 - $90,799
THOSE INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION/RESUME TO:
ATTN: ANN OVERDORFF
600 Milton Street
ELMIRA, NY 14904
Chemung County is an equal opportunity employer.
Deadline for Applying : Open until filled