Orange Water & Sewer Authority (OWASA)

400 Jones Ferry Rd
Carrboro , NC
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Distribution and Collection Systems Coordinator

Orange Water & Sewer Authority (OWASA)
Carrboro, NC Full-time
Posted on December 6, 2018

Distribution and Collection Systems Coordinator

The Orange Water and Sewer Authority (OWASA), a progressive water utility providing water, sewer and reclaimed water services to the Towns of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks a highly qualified Distribution and Collection Systems Coordinator to join our successful team. 

The ideal candidate is a team player with excellent work ethic, adaptability and the desire to work in a collaborative environment.  Candidates must be extremely dependable, detail oriented, creative and able to support a fast-paced department. Must have a service-oriented attitude and professional demeanor. 

This position provides a well-organized, planned and scheduled approach to the operating procedures for the Water Distribution and Sewer Collection Departments. Position will play a lead role in organizing various programs such as the Cross-Connection, Backflow Prevention, Multi-Vendor reading system, etc. This is accomplished by creating work orders and service requests using Cityworks; generating reports on open/closed work orders; creating memos, documents, reports and correspondence. Manages daily office operations by answering telephones, greeting/assisting visitors, handling customer inquiries related to the water distribution and sewer collection systems.  Maintains calendars and filing system for the departments.

Minimum requirements include an Associate’s degree with three to five years of relatable experience. Valid North Carolina Class C driver’s license required.  Position requires excellent, above average aptitude with Microsoft Office products.  Use of Microsoft SharePoint and Cityworks are preferred. Typical work hours are Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

OWASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to continuous improvement, sustainability, creativity, diversity and inclusion. 

Salary range: $41,689 - $64,200

Recruitment closing date is December 17, 2018. 

Certified Orange County Living Wage Employer.