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Shore Water Company - Part Time Operator (Posted 2/22/2021)

Job Description

Shore Water Company, a family-owned water utility since 1952, seeks a Backup Operator for weekend water quality testing, after-hours emergency coverage and vacation coverage for the primary Operator. Reports directly to the Operations Manager.

Perform the following functions as needed:

·         Weekend water testing

·         Be available for 24/7 on-call responsibilities in order to address system emergencies on a rotating on-call schedule.

·         Stand in for primary Operator when they are on vacation and perform Operations duties as needed.


·         High School Degree or GED equivalent.

·         Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English at a high level of proficiency.

·         An intermediate level of proficiency in the use of computers and computer software such as spreadsheets

·         Valid NJ driver’s license.

Nice to Have

·         Live within 20 miles of utility

·         Water Treatment experience and/or licensing

Job Types: Part-time

Monthly Stipend to be on call, plus : $18.00 - $25.00 per hour for services performed
Aqua - Wastewater Operator - Phillipsburg, NJ (Posted 2/16/2021)

At Aqua, a subsidiary of Essential Utilities, Inc., 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, a subsidiary of Essential Utilities, Inc. 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 Wastewater Operator II located in Phillipsburg, NJ. Under the direction of the Area Supervisor, this position is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the division’s water treatment plants and collection systems.


Assures the proper operation of wastewater treatment plants and collection systems in accordance with company and division policies and procedures.

  • Performs the necessary monitoring required as part of the operation of the wastewater treatment plants and collection systems.
  • Performs all necessary preventive maintenance on wastewater treatment plants and collection systems.
  • Inspects daily and maintains the condition and appearance of all stations.
  • Maintains all records pertaining to maintenance and treatment as required.
  • Conducts sampling of the distribution system and wastewater treatment plants and collection systems as needed.
  • Participates in on-call duty.
  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required.
  • Union rate: $36.09 per hour*
  • This position participates in a weekly on-call rotating schedule every 4 weeks. The on-call schedule requires the employee to be available nights and weekends to adequately staff a 24 hour/7-day operation.

* Employees hired or entering the bargaining unit will receive initially $3.00 per hour less than the applicable classification wage rate. This reduced starting wage shall be increased by $1.00 per hour each year until the employee is paid the full wage rate.


  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess valid NJDEP Class, S2 and C2 licenses
  • Candidate must possess a valid driver's license.


  • May be subject to extreme temperatures, noise, wet and/or humid conditions, mechanical, electrical, gas exposure hazards, fumes, dusts, mists, gases and/or poor ventilation atmospheric conditions.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Working conditions may include travel to work sites of Essential Utilities and/or other constituents

Aqua, a subsidiary of Essential Utilities, 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.

Aqua, a subsidiary of Essential Utilities, Inc. is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities.  If you have a condition that may prevent you from applying for a job online or need to request an accommodation during the interview process, please call (1-877-271-9012). 


The Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking applicants for the open position of Construction Inspector. The Construction Inspector shall provide daily inspection of those SCMUA Solid Waste construction projects assigned to him/her by the Solid Waste Superintendent or, in the event of Wastewater construction projects, Wastewater Superintendent, and work in coordination with and take direction from the Authority's Chief Engineer along with any / all consulting engineers / inspectors to insure satisfactory construction of the subject projects. Minimum Qualifications Required: Ability to read, write, and understand the English language sufficiently to perform the duties of this/her position. Valid driver’s license. High School Diploma. Minimum of five (5) years documented experience as an Inspector in the heavy construction field, including a working knowledge of: Sanitary Sewer Pipe Installation (Sanitary / Stormwater / Landfill Gas), Earthwork, excavation and grading, Landfill Cell Construction / Liner Placement, General Construction Management and Project Scheduling. EOE Employment applications located at or in the lobby of the SCMUA Solid Waste Administrative Building, 34 South Route 94, Lafayette, NJ  07848. An SCMUA employment application with resume attached shall be submitted by 03/05/2021 via email to 

SMCMUA - Operations Manager & Director or Assistant Director of Operations


The Southeast Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (SMCMUA) is seeking applicants for an Assistant Director of Operations or Director of Operations.  This position is responsible for management of the Authority’s Operations Division and for performance of the duties as an alternate to the New Jersey Level 4 Distribution (W-4) Licensed Operator of Record (LOR) to include a W-3 license.  The primary duties are performed in functional areas for transmission and distribution operations and asset management, industrial equipment and facility asset management, groundskeeping and fleet maintenance. The selected professional will be assigned to report to the principal offices of SMCMUA located in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey.  Interested professionals are requested to visit for job description and application instructions. 

Shore Water Company - Operations Manager
Job Summary: Shore Water Company, a family-owned water utility since 1954, seeks an Operations Manager who will be responsible for the overall management of operation and maintenance functions of all distribution system assets, treatment, pumping, storage and water quality testing activities for the Company in accordance with industry best practices and procedures. Reports directly to the President.

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