Do you want to apply your expertise for a cause you can feel good about? Do you want to work for an organization that wants you to grow with it and offers tuition reimbursement, certification training, and a chance to learn about multiple industries? Come work for the Town of Leesburg, hometown of the 21st century. Located 35 miles west of the nation’s capital in the heart of DC’s Wine Country, you’ll enjoy a vibrant and authentic community with “big city” amenities. The Town of Leesburg strongly encourages innovation, promotes career development, and offers excellent benefits to employees. Benefits include membership to the Town’s full-service recreation center, telecommuting and flexible scheduling, enrollment into the Virginia Retirement System, excellent healthcare insurance, and other fringe benefits.
Who We’re Looking For
If you identify with the following descriptions, then you may be perfect for the Town of Leesburg:
- Creative problem solver
- Proactive self-starter
- Life-long learner
- Strong team player
- Passionate about excellent customer service
- Positive, can-do attitude
- Effective communicator
- Desire to impart knowledge to others
- “Early adopter” of new technologies
What You’ll Be Doing:
This position is responsible for a variety of engineering, technical, managerial, supervisory, and administrative tasks related to the planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating the operation of; storm water management, MS-4 permitting, solid waste management, recycling, and urban forestry for the Department of Public Works and Capital Projects. Work includes managing staff resources, contracts and promoting storm water, environmental and solid waste activities through public education, outreach, code compliance and enforcement. This position requires a high degree of professional engineering judgment and technical civil engineering experience in the fields of storm water management design, inspection, maintenance, and flood control.
Education: Bachelors in Civil Engineering, Environmental Science/Management or closely related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience: Minimum of five (5) years of progressive experience in stormwater, MS-4 permitting and/or solid waste management/operations experience, including three (3) years of management/supervisory responsibility.
Licenses/Certifications: Professional Engineer (PE) License; valid drivers license and a safe driving record.
Education: Master’s Degree in Sanitary Engineering/Management, Environmental Management, Business Administration or a related field.
Experience: Minimum of eight (8) years, including four years of management/supervisory responsibility; including four (4) years of managerial/supervisory experience.
Licenses/Certifications: Certified with the Virginia DEQ in Stormwater Management and Best Management Practices; SWANA certification in municipal solid waste management systems manager.
Bilingual in English/Spanish
For a more detailed and technical job description, please visit Job Descriptions
TO APPLY: Please go to www.leesburgva.gov/jobs to apply online. Resumes may be submitted as supplemental only. EOE/ADA