Loudoun Water is seeking a Director of Water Operations to join our team. The Director of Water Operations is a key leadership position in the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Division. The O&M Division is committed to maintaining an integrated and sustainable program to provide safe, reliable, and high-quality services for our customers.
Headquartered in Ashburn, Virginia, Loudoun Water is a public utility that provides water, wastewater and reclaimed water services to residents and businesses within unincorporated areas of Loudoun County. Loudoun Water currently supplies approximately 25 MGD of potable water supply to roughly 80,000 customer accounts through a network of nearly 1,300 miles of pipeline. Loudoun County, home to Washington’s Dulles International Airport, is the third largest county in Virginia and one of the fastest growing counties in the nation. Loudoun Water’s mission is to provide sustainable water services to protect health, the environment and quality of life.
Our ideal candidate is a creative self-starter who is passionate about water, the environment, and the community we serve. The individual will direct activities of the Water Operations department in the production and distribution of potable water in protection of human health; responsible for planning, organizing, and coordinating all functions of the department. Essential functions include:
Requirements: BS degree in civil or environmental engineering or related field. Fifteen years of progressively responsible experience in engineering and advanced management skills in administration of personnel with proven experience at senior management level. Demonstrated experience in the design and operation of water treatment and distribution facilities is preferred. An MS in civil or environmental engineering or an MBA will be considered in lieu of some experience.
Special Requirements: Licensed as a Professional Engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia, or ability to obtain within six months of employment through reciprocity from another state is preferred. Licensed as a Professional Waterworks Operator in the Commonwealth of Virginia is highly desirable. Work varied hours as required to carry out job responsibilities and duties.
Apply online at www.loudounwater.org or send completed application to Loudoun Water, HR Department, 44865 Loudoun Water Way, Ashburn, VA 20147 or by fax to 571-223-2079. Salary DOQ. Position will remain open until filled. EOE.