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 experience, award winning team building skills and a great rapport with the public. This position would be responsible for strategic planning, capital improvements, the oversight of design, water quality, construction, and water and wastewater operations functions. We are looking for a well rounded Professional Engineer, who is detail oriented, yet sees and understands the “big picture”.
Applicants who fit this description with the following qualifications should apply: Civil or Environmental Engineering degree, Florida Professional Engineering license, advanced coursework in business management or public administration; supplemented by a minimum of 10 years previous experience and/or training that include progressively more responsible positions in a water utility, governmental or related agency or firm with a minimum of six (6) years of significant management and administrative responsibility.
Additional Salary Information: Benefit package is extremely competitive!
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.