At Aqua, we know that water is a precious resource – one that plays a critical role in sustaining life. That’s why we take seriously our mission: protecting and providing Earth’s most essential resource. At Aqua, we are guided by a set of principles that embody the character of our company and inspire our work together. They are embedded within our business practices and our behavior. We are proud to be united by integrity, respect and the pursuit of excellence to be the best we can be for the customers and communities we serve.
Together, the women and men of Aqua America serve 1 million customers across eight states. Aqua uses science, technology, capital investments, and amazing talent to provide communities with clean, safe drinking water and responsibly return wastewater to our rivers and streams. Join our team and make a difference!
Are you looking for a fantastic career at Aqua? We have a great opportunity for a Project Engineer. This role is u nder the direction of the Engineering Manager is responsible for engineering support to all Divisions and Departments of the Ohio region.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Responsible for planning for assigned divisions/systems.
Coordination of monthly capital meetings with operational personnel, tracking capital and reporting to senior management on capital.
Driver/coordinator of the 5 year capital plan for assigned divisions/systems.
Modeling and review of all waterline and sewer projects.
Responsible for design of assigned projects (out of ordinary projects – tanks, boosters, lift stations, WTP projects, WWTP projects, regulating vaults, etc.).
Setup on Powerplant and Lawson for all assigned projects.
Responsible for submittal of any required permits and approvals.
Responsible for obtaining necessary easements for all assigned projects.
Responsible for bidding, preparation and obtaining approvals for requisitions.
Responsible for the processing of invoices.
Completes all necessary paperwork needed for accounting to close the project.
Responsible for Due Diligence for possible new acquisitions.
Other duties as assigned.
SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL OR REGISTRATION QUALIFICATIONS :
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is required. Selected candidate must be a Registered, Professional Engineer in the State of Ohio or the ability to obtain PE license within one year from hire date.
Five or more years of experience in water and wastewater is preferred.
Excellent verbal, written and organization skills are required as is the ability to effectively coordinate multiple projects.
Aqua America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Equal employment opportunity is provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy (including childbirth and related medical conditions, including medical conditions related to lactation), physical or mental disability, covered-veteran status, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.