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Back in the day.....

A man working for the Bureau of Water uses an Aquaphone to detect leaks!

Back in the day....1930

Department of Public Works, Bureau of Water workers use a Pitometer to measure water velocity in the mains as they conduct a wastewater survey.


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Back in the day....1913

Here's another picture courtesy of Pittsburgh Water & Sewer of firemen pumping water from Penn Ave after flood in 1913!  If you have any photos you would like me to share in our Blog, or on Facebook or Twitter, please email them to me at

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Back in the day....1913

Photos courtesy of Pittsburgh Water & Sewer. 


Back in the day....February 2, 1910

Yep, fire hydrants leaked in 1910 too! Check out this neat photo courtesy of Pittsburgh Water & Sewer!!  If you have pictures to submit, please e-mail them to me at

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Water Boil notification

Can someone point me in the right direction to get the DEP reg on the procedure to handle a burst water line for residential use

Frackville Wastewater Treatment Plant Aerobic Digestion System Case Study

An Exercise in Aerobic Digestion

PA municipal authority improves sludge digestion and reduces energy use.

Still in need of 1 strong operator

All positions have been filled. Thank you for all the responces.

Plant Operater

Excellent oppty. to join Easton Suburban Water Authority and learn operations of water treatment plant. Must have ability to pass State certification exam, follow operating instructions and detailed diagrams, use manual and power tools. Must lift up to 50 lbs. and be available for swing shift. Exp. in utility field and knowledge of computers, a plus.



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Entry-Level Position

The Municipal Authority of Ralpho Township is currently accepting applications for a full-time, entry-level position.  Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and be mechanically inclined.  Operating license is a plus; otherwise must become licensed within two years of date of hire.  Applications are available Tuesday through Thursday from 9 AM to 3 PM at the Municipal Building in Elysburg.  Applications must be received by May 2, 2013.

Utility Person



The Borough of Conshohocken Authority currently has an immediate opening for Utility Person. This position is considered to be entry level with room for advancement. The job description can be viewed on the Authority website at Please submit resume to 601 East Elm Street, Conshohocken, Pa 19428 or e-mail to

Sewer & Water Foreman

The Granville Township Board of Supervisors is now accepting applications/resumes for the full time position of Sewer & Water Foreman.  Interested applicants should submit their application/resume to Granville Township Supervisors at 100 Helen Street, Lewistown, PA  17044 no later than Monday, April 29, 2013 at 4 p.m.  All applicants must have training and 10 years experience in the Sewer & Water fields.  The successful candidate will oversee the operation of the se

Maintenance Technician Wanted

Title:                    Maintenance Technician

Company:           CWM Environmental, Inc.

                            11931 State Route 85