Employment

At Easton Suburban Water Authority, we make water safe, affordable, and accessible for over 33,000 customers of the Lehigh Valley. We serve our community with dedication and integrity; and we bring that same level of commitment to our team. We're dedicated to valuing, supporting and developing our team members, because we know that each of our employees is an integral part of the water service process.

If you're looking for a great place to advance your career while serving your local community, we want to hear from you! Learn alongside our highly-trained and experienced professionals, implement the latest in water-treatment technology, and become a valued member of our tight-knit team.

Our accomplished team knows that quality water is the cornerstone of our lives--for everything from cooking dinner for the family, to playing in the sprinkler, to enjoying a hot shower after a long day. Join our team and help us provide the Valley with quality water for all.

Positions Available (3):

WATER PLANT OPERATOR - EXPERIENCED

JOB TYPE: Full-time

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Easton Suburban Water Authority has an immediate opening for an experienced Water Plant Operator at its facility located in Easton, PA. This is a full time position that rotates between the second and third shift, which operates between 3:00pm-11:00pm and 11:00pm-7:00am.

THIS POSITION:
•  Assists in operating the controls of the treatment plant processes and equipment to assure quality and quantity of drinking water for human consumption, industrial, and emergency use in accordance with all applicable regulatory standards.

•  Operates and controls electric motor pumps, valves to regulate flow of raw water into water treatment plant, and finished water to the distribution system.

•  Receives and tests bulk chemical deliveries.

•  Operates instrumentation.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. Must have thorough knowledge in regulatory compliance for water industry, SCADA systems, proficiency in computer skills, and applicable water plant software.

Must have thorough understanding of water systems operations, state certification for Water Treatment Operators; A license, subclasses 1, 7, 8 and 12. Minimum of five years experience in Water Treatment Industry required and at least two years in a supervisory capacity preferred.

EXPERIENCE: Facilities Maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)

Pay: From $25.00 per hour

Benefits:
•  401(k)
•  401(k) matching
•  Dental insurance
•  Flexible spending account
•  Health insurance
•  Paid time off
•  Retirement plan
•  Vision insurance

Schedule:
•  8 hour shift
•  Night shift
•  Weekend availability

Education: High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience: Water Treatment: 5 years (Preferred)

License/Certification: Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: One location

INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY VIA INDEED OR ZIP RECRUITER.

INDEED: https://www.indeed.com/job/water-plant-operator-experienced-884493f094663345

ZIP RECRUITER: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/jobs/easton-suburban-water-authority-6e1266a1/experienced-water-treatment-plant-operator-f2a75975?lvk=s3iBiSti5rvVJgkcAKWh0g.--MkQSJhf2g

WATER PLANT OPERATOR

Easton Suburban Water Authority has an immediate opening for a Water Plant Operator at its facility located in Easton, PA. This is a full position that rotates between the second and third shift, which operates between 3:00pm-11:00pm and 11:00pm-7:00am.

THIS POSITION:
•  Assists in operating the controls of the treatment plant processes and equipment to assure quality and quantity of drinking water for human consumption, industrial, and emergency use in accordance with all applicable regulatory standards.

• Operates and controls electric motor pumps, valves to regulate flow of raw water into water treatment plant, and finished water to the distribution system.

• Receives and tests bulk chemical deliveries.

• Operates instrumentation.

High School graduate with mechanical ability, and above average computer skills required. Thorough understanding of water system operations preferred. Valid driver's license required. Class A Drinking Water Operator's License preferred but not required at time of hire. Additionally, Subclass 1,7,8 and 12 is preferred, but not required at time of hire. Both need to be completed within 2 years of employment.

Work Remotely: No

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $20.00 per hour

Benefits:
•  401(k)
•  401(k) matching
•  Dental insurance
•  Flexible spending account
•  Health insurance
•  Paid time off
•  Retirement plan
•  Vision insurance

Schedule:
•  8 hour shift
•  Night shift
•  Weekend availability

Education: High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience: Water: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification: Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: One location

INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY VIA INDEED.
INDEED: https://www.indeed.com/job/water-plant-operator-54fcbea9f2399074

WATER DISTRIBUTION TECHNICIAN

Easton Suburban Water Authority - Easton, PA

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Easton Suburban Water Authority located in Easton, PA is seeking a dedicated applicant for a service position at the Easton facility. This is a full time first shift position. Serves on after hour call rotation as necessary. This entry level position is responsible for semi-skilled work involving the operation, construction, and maintenance of the water distribution system. This work involves, but is not limited to, the following: Excavates and completes restoration of streets and sidewalks as required. The individual will operate a jackhammer, earth tamper, power saws, pumps, generators, compressors, tapping machines, and pipe-locating and leak detection equipment. Performs laying, servicing and repairing water mains and service lines, and the maintenance, repair, and installation of valves, fire hydrants, and water meters. Loads and unloads trucks with materials weighing up to 200 lbs. with assistance from co-workers. Performs flow test of fire hydrants. Remains alert and reacts appropriately to audio and/visual alarms on vehicular equipment, gas detectors and rescue retrieval system. Enters and exits ditches to perform service and repair work.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL POSSESS THE FOLLOWING:

•  Knowledge of the current practices in distribution system, construction, operation, maintenance, and repair or knowledge of current practices in the site construction industry.

•  Ability to understand and follow instructions verbally and in writing.

•  Ability to operate specialized industry equipment.

•  Ability to perform record keeping and prepare maintenance reports manually and with computer software such as Microsoft Access and Excel.

•  Ability to react quickly and appropriately to alarms and hazardous situations.

•  High School diploma or equivalent.

•  One year's practical experience in installing, maintaining, and repairing water mains and apparatus is preferred but not required.

•  Valid PA driver's license

CDL preferred but not necessary at time of hire.

Class E Water Works Operator's License preferred but not required at time of hire.

Experience in backhoe operation preferred.

Or, any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and ability.

$21+ per hour, depending on experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $21.00 per hour

Benefits:
•  401(k)
•  401(k) matching
•  Dental insurance
•  Flexible spending account
•  Health insurance
•  Life insurance
•  Paid time off
•  Retirement plan
•  Vision insurance

Schedule:
•  8 hour shift
•  Monday to Friday
•  On call

Education: High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience: Water - 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification: - Driver's License (Preferred)

Work Location: Multiple Locations

INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY VIA INDEED OR ZIP RECRUITER.

INDEED: https://www.indeed.com/job/water-distribution-technician-32390ef07edc4082

ZIP RECRUITER: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/jobs/easton-suburban-water-authority-6e1266a1/water-distribution-technician-c4d8b982?lvk=d0l5Y1LlHKhVbclAzrEQNA.--Mlp5s_LnR