Provide on-site assistance geographically around the state
Provides assistance in all areas of operations, maintenance, management, vulnerability assessment, security, health and environmental issues
Provide the type of assistance that offers "training" rather than "fixing"
Prioritize requests to ensure coverage of water/systems with serious health/or economic problems first
Develops informational articles for disseminations
Responds to inquires from facilities, consumers, government agencies and others regarding technical matters.
Your home is your base - do not have to move to the VRWA office
Multi-year employment required in working for, operating, maintaining or managing a rural/community water system
At least a Class II water license
Well rounded technical knowledge of rural and small system needs and methods of meeting those needs
Technical knowledge of operating, maintaining and managing a rural/community systems
An understanding of budget/financial conditions
Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, with operators, decision makers, regulatory, agencies and other professionals
Knowledge and understanding of regulations, monitoring and reporting requirements
knowledge of use of equipment such as leak detecting, line locators, etc
Willingness to travel extensively
Additional Salary Information: Excellent Benefits - health, dental insurance packets, 401K, plus more
About Virginia Rural Water Association
Virginia Rural Water Association (VRWA) was founded in 1987 and is a private, non-profit association whose members are small municipal and rural water and wastewater systems across the state. Our corporate members include engineering and technical firms, equipment suppliers, and service companies. VRWA is governed by a nine member board of directors elected by its members.
As one part of our mission, we sponsor frequent training programs designed to meet the needs of small water and wastewater systems. In additional to these programs the association offers on-site technical and managerial assistance in a wide range of areas.