Director of Engineering

Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority (WVSA) is searching for a visionary engineer and project manager who will ensure the long-term excellence and efficiency of the Authority’s infrastructure. We are accepting Letters of Interest and Resumes for the Director of Engineering position. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated self-starter with a proven record of building up their team and mentoring staff members.

Serving more than 250,000 residents since 1969, WVSA provides high-quality wastewater management services to 36 municipalities throughout Luzerne County. In 2018, the Authority added stormwater management to its community services, including focusing on Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit compliance for 31 municipalities.

The candidate reports to the CEO and will attend regular meetings of the WVSA Board of Directors appointed by their respective municipalities.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and/or Environmental Engineering and a minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience with construction observation, construction management, design, and/or operation relative to public works projects: generally, and specifically wastewater and stormwater facilities.

Interested applicants should forward their resume, references, and WVSA application in a sealed envelope to:
Attn: Kimberly Philbin, HR Manager
PO Box 33A
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18703

Hard copies in a sealed envelope may also be dropped off at the WVSA Security Gate on WVSA Drive, Hanover Twp. PA.

Emailed submissions will not be considered. Hard copies only, please.

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The application deadline is August 29, 2022.

Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority is an Equal Opportunity Institution and EEO/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. Employment offers are made on the basis of qualifications and without regard to race, sex, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation.