Are you a seasoned professional in the field of drinking water engineering, passionate about ensuring safe and high-quality water for communities? We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Drinking Water Technical Lead to join our team and lead efforts to enhance drinking water systems. If you possess strong technical expertise and leadership skills, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity to make a meaningful impact.
Position: Drinking Water Technical Lead Location:Illinois
- Technical Expertise:
- Lead the planning, design, and implementation of drinking water treatment and distribution systems, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
- Provide technical guidance and oversight on all aspects of drinking water projects, including treatment processes, infrastructure upgrades, and maintenance activities.
- Utilize your knowledge to innovate and improve existing water treatment technologies and processes.
- Project Leadership:
- Manage and coordinate drinking water projects, overseeing a team of engineers and professionals to achieve project goals within established timelines and budgets.
- Develop project plans, schedules, and budgets, and monitor project progress to ensure successful project execution and delivery.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate drinking water projects into broader community infrastructure initiatives.
- Regulatory Compliance:
- Ensure compliance with all relevant local, state, and federal regulations governing drinking water quality and safety, including the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA).
- Engage with regulatory agencies and facilitate permitting and approval processes for drinking water projects.
- Quality Assurance and Control:
- Establish and enforce quality control measures to guarantee the highest standards of water quality and system integrity.
- Implement regular monitoring, testing, and assessment protocols to maintain and improve water quality.
- Team Development:
- Mentor and develop a team of professionals, fostering a culture of continuous learning, growth, and collaboration within the team.
- Provide technical training and guidance to team members, ensuring they are equipped to excel in their roles.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.
- Professional Engineer (PE) license is highly desirable.
- 10+ years of progressive experience in the field of drinking water engineering and project management.
- In-depth knowledge of drinking water treatment processes, distribution systems, and relevant regulations.
- Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.