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The WPWPCA is proud to partner with all of our members and organizations to provide career opportunities in the sewage and waste water industry:

Pleasant Hills Bororough Waste Water Treatment Facility

The Borough of Pleasant Hills is seeking a Wastewater Treatment Plant Lab Technician.
We are located in Allegheny County PA. The WWTP is a 5.0 MGD Activated Sludge Facility with three remote pump stations and two eq basins. We are responsible for treating wastewater from six different Municipalities.

Candidates must possess and maintain:

Candidates must be able to perform the following job duties:

Base Pay Rate is $31.82 per/hr.
Pre-employment Drug and Alcohol testing is required.
The Borough of Pleasant Hills offers an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits package and a workplace with an emphasis on quality and teamwork.

Please submit resumes to: Pleasant Hills Borough Attn: Kelly Theiss 410 Bruceton Road Pittsburgh, PA 15236  or Email to: kellytheiss@pleasanthillspa.com  

The Washington East Washington Joint Authority

The Washington East Washington Joint Authority is seeking a qualified applicant for its Wastewater Treatment Plant and/or Collection System.  Applicant’s duties to include a range of work in the repair and maintenance of equipment and collection system.  As well as buildings, facilities and electrical controls.  A strong commercial/industrial electrical background a must. Applicant must be able to do electrical troubleshooting, use a variety of power tools and hand tools.  Successful Applicant must pass Drug /Alcohol Screening, Physical, Criminal History, Driving Record check and comply with policies of the Authority. Send resume with references by October 31, 2020, to: W.E.W.J.A. - Resume, P.O. Box 510, Washington PA 15301.


Peters Township Sanitary Authority

Job Description for 2020 Summer Help

The Peters Township Sanitary Authority has an opening for the position of Grounds Maintenance Laborer. This is a full time, seasonal position from May to September. Primary duties consist of grass cutting, trimming, painting, and similar duties. Must be at least 17 years old and have a valid driver’s license. Applications are available at www.ptsaonline.org or at the Authority’s office. Please submit completed application Enoch J. Jenkins, Authority Manager, via email ejenkins@ptsaonline.oeg or to PTSA 111 Bell Drive, McMurray PA 15317.

Breakneck Creek Regional Authority


The Breakneck Creek Regional Authority (BCRA) is seeking an experienced, innovative, and independent Manager to oversee its operations and delivery of sewer service as well as provide leadership, guidance, and support to its Board of Directors and staff. The Manager reports to the Board of Directors and carries out Board policy, instructions, and recommendations. This individual oversees a staff of seven that includes office staff and plant operators.

The Manager directs and oversees all day-to-day operations of the BCRA, including all maintenance and repair activities for the wastewater treatment plant, which operates an ICEAS Advanced SBR system – a continuous flow biological treatment system. In addition to the plant, operations include seven pump stations and over 300,000 linear feet of sanitary sewer line. The Manager is responsible for developing the Authority's annual budget and Capital Improvement Plan and the review of monthly eDMR reports.

Since its inception in 1989, the Breakneck Creek Regional Authority has provided sewage service to nine municipalities in Butler and Allegheny counties in Pennsylvania. In 2019, BCRA served over 10,000 customers/EDUs (equivalent dwelling unit), and sewer user rates were set at a flat rate of $75.00 per EDU per quarter.

Experience and Education:

The position requires a bachelor's degree and a minimum of five years of professional experience in wastewater collection, wastewater systems, sewer operations, or utilities, and at least two years in a management/supervisory role.

Preferred qualifications include Class A and E Wastewater Systems Operator Certificates or a Professional Engineering license. Preferred candidates will also have experience or a working knowledge of wastewater management, capital improvement planning, and Pennsylvania DEP regulations.


The salary range for this position is $85,000 - $125,000 but is negotiable depending on qualifications. Benefits offered include medical insurance, paid leave, and employer contributions into the Simple IRA retirement plan.

How to Apply Applications will be accepted electronically by The Novak Consulting Group at https://bit.ly/3atjh5y. Applicants complete a brief online form and are prompted to provide a cover letter and resume. Open until filled with the first review of applications on April 17, 2020.