Executive Director

New Jersey Water Supply Authority
Clinton, NJ Full-time
Posted on August 11, 2019
New Jersey Water Supply Authority
 
Executive Director
NJ Water Supply Authority
 
Outstanding opportunity with major water utility headquartered in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. The Authority maintains the public water supplies in the Spruce Run, Round Valley, and Manasquan Reservoirs, as well as the Delaware & Raritan Canal. Diversified responsibilities include the oversight of all operations and maintenance activities, emergency response planning and actions for all Authority facilities, long and short term fiscal and capital improvement planning, along with the oversight of the Authority's budgeting,  procurement, and contracting processes. Other duties include conducting monthly meetings for the Board of Commissioners, reviewing and providing comment on proposed or amended legislation or regulation impacting the Authority, maintaining effective working relationships with various public and/or investor-owned utilities, water customers, the general public, governmental agencies and other interest groups on a wide variety of water supply, water resource management, and related environmental issues.
 
Qualified candidate must possess a Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Management, or related field along with at least 15 years progressively responsible experience including the management of a water supply or wastewater treatment utility, or resource management or watershed stewardship program, 5 years of which shall have been in a multifaceted organization. Prior public agency management experience is a plus. Outstanding management and communication skills are also required, as is an understanding of the technical aspects of water utility management. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits program.