Posting Open Until Filled Salary: Commensurate with experience
Here at the City of Atlanta, we are passionate about building and improving our community. Our Police Officers, Fire Fighters, and Building Inspectors keep our Citizens safe. Our Public Works Staff keep our City clean and help to maintain, build, and improve our City’s infrastructure. Our City planners help envision and shape future City growth. Our Parks & Recreation professionals enhance our quality of life. Our Engineers help to keep our drinking water clean, the largest airport in the world (by passenger volume) operating, and our buildings maintained. Along with the host of Finance, Procurement, and Human Resources professionals whose support is vital, we are the City of Atlanta! If you’re seeking a meaningful role where you can make a real difference improving and growing our City, we welcome you to explore the job opportunities we have to offer.
The Department of Watershed Management is a regional public water and wastewater utility serving 1.2 million people each day. The Department’s core services include treatment and distribution of safe drinking water; collection and treatment of wastewater to a high standard; management of watersheds within the City of Atlanta; and customer care and billing services for 164,000 accounts. The Department’s vision of being a leader in innovation, service and value is supported by eight strategic priorities including: Service Delivery, Infrastructure Reliability, Workforce Development, Operational Efficiency, Financial Resilience, Compliance, Smart Utility Transformation; and Safety, Security and Emergency Management. Minimum Qualifications - Education and Experience
Preferred Education & Experience
- Bachelor's degree with a major in Water Resources Management, Environmental Science or Policy, Land Use Planning, Engineering, Soils Science, Hydrology, or related area with some experience in water quality management (Equivalent professional experience may be considered for substitution for the required degree on an exception basis).
- 5 years of work experience in the Water Management role.
Master's degree with a major in Water Resources Management, Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, or related area with a Minimum of 10 years of experience in InfoWorks ICM and/or Infowater software, Flowlink software, open-channel hydraulics and pressurized water system. Mid-level knowledge of GIS is preferred. (Equivalent professional experience may be considered for substitution for the required degree on an exception basis). Licensures and Certifications
None required. Professional Licensed Engineer Certifications or similar certifications preferred. Essential Capabilities and Work Environment
Required physical, lifting, and sensory capabilities are requirements to perform the job successfully. Typical environmental conditions associated with job. City of Atlanta is an equal opportunity employer.