American Water Works Company, Inc.
Primary Role 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 Resource Systems. Key Accountabilities 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%) Knowledge \/ Skills 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 water facilities. 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. Competencies Building Effective Teams Composure Hiring and Staffing Managerial Courage Motivating Others Peer Relationships Experience \/ Education Minimum of eight (8) years of experience in water utility or related field. Bachelor's Degree in Engineering. Advanced Degree desired.
American Water Works Company, Inc.
Website : http://www.amwater.com
American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States and Canada. The companys Regulated Businesses segment offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,500 communities in 16 states. It operates approximately 80 surface water treatment plants; 500 groundwater treatment plants; 1,000 groundwater wells; 100 wastewater treatment facilities; 1,200 treated water storage facilities; 1,300 pumping stations; 87 dams; and 47,000 miles of mains and collection pipes. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Voorhees, New Jersey.