Company: Tennessee American Water
Posted on: September 13, 2019
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Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest and most
geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater
utility company. With headquarters in Camden, NJ, the company
employs over 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide regulated
and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related
services to an estimated 15 million people in 46 states. To learn
more about American Water and additional career opportunities,
The Engineering Manager is responsible for supervising a functional
Engineering staff and managing and coordinating several
Engineering, Planning, Design, and Construction projects and
activities related to Water Resources Systems and/or American Water
- Manages several assigned Engineering Projects and programs of
varying scope including coordination of Consultants and Contractors
and the direct supervision of Company Engineering professional and
support personnel during planning, design, and/or construction
activities. Schedules and monitors performance, adherence to
standards and adherence to the Company's business plan as it
relates to the responsible projects and programs. (10%)
- Plans and monitors budgets and schedules for Engineering
Projects and programs, and overseas the maintenance of technical
and engineering records including work in progress. (10%)
- Assists in developing, implementing and monitoring conformance
with comprehensive and strategic investment plans. (10%)
- Supervises a functional Engineering staff within the limits of
assigned Engineering projects and programs. Guides and serves as
technical advisor to lower-level Engineers and other personnel
requiring technical direction. (10%)
- Recommends selection of Engineering and/or construction firms
for consideration to perform projects. (10%)
- Ensures Engineering compliance with established Company and
regulatory criteria, specifications and standards. (10%)
- Interacts with governmental agencies and manages and supervises
programs to obtain permits, certifications and approvals for
assigned projects and programs. Develops a sound organization
staffed with able and motivated employees and provides for or
trains suitable replacement. Manages and supervises other
technical/operations, related projects, i.e., unaccounted for
water, equipment maintenance, etc. Ensures that policies,
procedures, programs, standards of performance and approved
objectives are adhered to and/or achieved. (40%)
- Broad knowledge of Engineering theory related to planning,
design and operations concepts for water resource management
facilities, Engineering and utility economics and knowledge of
contract administration and construction technology related to
- Good working knowledge of regulatory developments, new
technology and current trends in water quality and water treatment
and other related water resource management disciplines.
- Knowledge of applicable state and federal regulations.
- Knowledge of Company operations and procedures.
- Knowledge of employee relations, applicable safety and
environmental regulations, federal and state water quality and
design regulations and technical standards.
- Bachelor's Degree in Engineering.
- Advanced Degree desired.
- Minimum of eight (8) years of experience in water utility or
- Military Training/Skills/Experience in lieu of stated
requirements may be considered.
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American Water is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity
(EEO) and prohibits employment discrimination for employees and
applicants based on his or her age, race, color, pregnancy, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion,
marital status, citizenship, or because he or she is an individual
with a disability, protected veteran or other status protected by
federal, state, and local laws.
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