How would you like to live and work in the beautiful Florida Keys?
One of the Keys premier employers is searching for the right professional with the perfect balance of Engineering and Operations knowledge and education in water & wastewater utility systems operations. This position would perform advanced level professional work involving a variety of engineering and management tasks related to the development, implementation, and operation of water and wastewater programs and procedures, as well as the design and development of FKAA water, wastewater, and reclaimed water improvements. We are looking for a well rounded Professional Engineer, who is detail oriented, yet sees and understands the “big picture”.
Salary and Benefit package is extremely competitive!
Bachelor’s degree in civil, chemical, or environmental engineering or closely related field; supplemented by ten (10) years previous experience and/or training that includes progressively more responsible engineering experience with a water utility or engineering firm specializing in water chemistry, treatment, and design, five (5) years of which should have been at the supervisory level; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver’s license. Must possess a Florida Professional Engineering Registration. Must be able to communicate and comprehend the English language.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with education and experience.
The Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority (FKAA) was created in 1937 by Special Legislation of the State of Florida. The FKAA is the sole provider of potable water for all of the residents of the Florida Keys and presently serves over 44,000 customers within Monroe County. Potable water is transported to the Keys through a 130 mile transmission pipeline with an additional 649 miles of distribution pi...pelines which deliver water to the customer's property. In 1998 and 2002 , the Authority's Enabling Legislation was amended to redefine the primary purpose of the Authority to include collecting, treating and disposing of wastewater in certain areas of the Florida Keys.