Environmental Engineer

Athens - Clarke County Unified Government | Athens, GA

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Posted Date 10/22/2021

Plans and directs major system design improvements in water and wastewater. Performs administrative/managerial and technical functions associated with directing activities within the Plant Operations Division of Public Utilities Department which includes the water treatment and wastewater treatment plants. Manages laboratory activities for water, wastewater and stormwater to ensure compliance with Athens-Clarke County National Pollutant Discharge Elimination Systems permits and Withdrawal permits. Manages the industrial pretreatment program. 

Salary: $70,276.00 - $89,597.00 Annually


WORK SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM. Will be subject to call back 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
May be required to work on religious holidays. 

Regular and predictable attendance is required. 

Must work cooperatively with others.   

When requirements include vehicle operation, responsible for the safety, readiness and operation of the vehicle and must abide by ACC's safe driving policy. 

Emergency Position 
This position is designated as an emergency position that requires your attendance at work under all types of emergency conditions. Some examples of emergencies include inclement weather, utility failure, fire or other forced evacuations or as determined by the Manager. 


Bachelor's Degree in Business, Management, Public Administration, Engineering or closely related field with six years of experience involving water/wastewater capital project delivery, water/wastewater management or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.  

Professional Engineer license required. 

Two years supervisory experience required.

Must possess a valid driver's license. 

Water and Wastewater Treatment Operator licenses preferred 

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Mid Level

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