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Working for PWSA

To inquire about job opportunities and availabilities, please contact our Human Resources at 412-255-8800 ext 8574 or at HR@pgh2o.com.

Current Job Openings

Applications can be printed out and mailed or faxed directly to:

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority
Attn: Human Resource Department
Penn Liberty Plaza I
1200 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222


HR fax:  412-393-0513

 


Job Title

Job Description

Application Deadline

Water Production
SUMMARY:
Provide administrative support and office management to the Director of Water Production and Administration by preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, tracking and processing invoices, organize and track laboratory testing by creating a performance matric, and learn and train staff on Work Order Management System. The Assistant also performs essential functions such as preparing (writing/editing) correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls and scheduling meetings. 

 

 
Dec. 14, 2017, 4:00 pm
Field Services
SUMMARY:
Provide administrative support and office management to the Director of Field Services by preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, tracking and processing invoices, and supervise administrative staff. The Assistant also performs essential functions such as preparing (writing/editing) correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls and scheduling meetings. 

 

 
Dec. 14, 2017, 4:00 pm
Engineering & Construction
SUMMARY: 
Provide administrative support and office management to the Director of Engineering and Construction by preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, tracking and processing invoices, and maintaining staff requests. The Assistant also performs essential functions such as preparing (writing/editing) correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls and scheduling meetings.

 

Dec. 14, 2017, 4:00 pm
SUMMARY:
Under the general direction of the Executive Director, oversee activities of the Authority including providing advice concerning legal rights and obligations under federal, state and local laws.

 
Nov. 30, 2017, 4:00 pm
SUMMARY:
The Director of Water Production is responsible for the performance management of the operation and maintenance of PWSA’s Water Treatment Plant, membrane filtration plant, and pumping stations of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority, and is responsible for ensuring that produced water and water distribution system quality meets or exceeds applicable city, county, state, and federal regulations, as well as expectations of the consumers.

 
Open Until Filled
Director of Engineering & Construction, Engineering & Construction
SUMMARY:
Reporting to the Executive Director, develops, directs, coordinates, organizes and manages the Engineering and Construction Division of the Authority; provides professional advice and detailed recommendations to the Executive Director and the Board of Directors in the development of the approved Capital Improvement and Special Project Program.

 
Open Until Filled
SUMMARY:
Under the direction of the Director of Field Services, this position is responsible for directing and coordinating the operations, maintenance and construction of Authority’s facilities; and is responsible for supervision and quality of work performed by Authority personnel, consultants and contractors providing services to the Authority. Informs the Director of Field Services of problems encountered and takes remedial action and any other related duties that may be required. Supervises the implementation of standards, targets, policies, and plans to ensure the continuing and increasing operational efficiency, effectiveness and overall value of stakeholders.

 
Open Until Filled
SUMMARY:
Performs professional management and supervisory work in serving as principal managerial support to the Director of Finance. The work involves planning, directing, coordinating, leading and supervising the finance, customer service, information systems, purchasing and warehousing functions for the Authority. Overall goals are determined; the selected individual determines the specific tasks and assignments to be performed, independently handling new, unusual problems and deviations encountered in the work.

 
Open Until Filled
SCADA Manager,
Water Production
KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES:
Knowledge of process instrumentation, including flow and analytical instruments. Experience with calibration and test equipment, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of process control equipment. Knowledge of wiring schematics and field instrument wiring. Understanding and working knowledge of PLC and HMI equipment. Knowledge of Rockwell Software.

 
Open Until Filled
SUMMARY:
The Sr. Contract Specialist will generally be responsible for the cradle-to-crave process for moderate to complex procurements for goods, services (including professional), and construction. 

 
Open Until Filled
SUMMARY:
The position includes observation and monitoring of construction project sites, preparation of daily reports of site construction activities, and updating redline drawings. This position also includes reporting on project progress and working to keep project on schedule and within budget and scope. The successful candidate will have extensive interaction with the construction manager, contractor, and other project/site team members. . . 

 
Open until filled
DUTIES/PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs moderately responsible clerical duties, requiring independent analysis, exercise of judgment and detailed knowledge of relevant PWSA programs, policies, procedures and regulations; responds to inquiries from public, PWSA personnel, etc., regarding various PWSA programs, policies, procedures and regulations; classifies, indexes, files or distributes forms, correspondence, payments etc.; researches, pulls and routes files as appropriate; receives visitors, mail, and telephone calls; may give information and directions and distribute equipment; routes to appropriate person or division; followup on requests or complaints; keeps manual and/or automated records accurate through file maintenance, posting, updating, checking, etc.; operates office machines . . . 


Open until filled


Verifying Residency

All Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) employees must be residents of the City of Pittsburgh. PWSA will accept the following documents to verify legal residence, also known as a domicile.  One way to determine if you are residing within the City of Pittsburgh is to see to whom you pay local taxes.  Several areas of the city have streets within the City and a borough (e.g. Greentree, Wilkinsburg). 

Human Resources will accept the following documents to verify residency. Additionally, the PWSA reserves the right at all times to request clarification and/or other supporting evidence and documentation to ensure that employees are compliant.

One of the following documents must be presented to prove domicile and legal residence:

  • Current executed Lease Agreement
    • Include a canceled check for one month’s payment or the security deposit.
  • Mortgage payment booklet
  • Document identifying homeowner name and property address.
  • Title to domicile property.

Also, two of the following supporting documents, showing the City address, must be presented:

  • Vehicle Registration Card
  • Vehicle Insurance Card
  • Current Gas Bill *
  • Current Electric Bill  *
  • Current Telephone Bill  *
  • Current Cell Phone Bill
  • Current Cable Bill  *

*NOTE:  A letter from the representative company confirming it is establishing service for the new resident is acceptable.

Prior to purchasing or renting a place of residence, applicants and employees may email careers@pgh2o.com to verify that the property is located within the City of Pittsburgh.