Jobs

The WMUA may or may not be currently hiring for the below positions, but always accepting applications should any openings become available.

A letter of interest and resume should be submitted to James J. Mackie, Executive Director, at the WMUA administrative offices (433 JFK Way, Willingboro NJ 08046) during our normal business hours or emailed to jmackie@wmua.info .

POSITIONS

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority, located in Willingboro, NJ, is seeking a qualified
experienced candidate for the position of Finance Director. With an annual budget of $13.4M,
the Authority serves 13,000 accounts along with bulk water sales to and sewage treatment for
adjacent communities. The Finance Director will ensure all proper controls and systems are in
place and enforce or ensure compliance with finance related laws and regulations. This position
reports directly to the Executive Director and is primarily responsible for planning, implementing,
managing, and controlling all finance related activities including managing staff functions to
establish and maintain consistent application of processes and procedures. The individual will
oversee all Authority financial functions including G/L, A/R, A/P, purchasing, budget preparation,
banking, insurance, and payroll. The individual must have a thorough knowledge of public
finance and purchasing, public contracts law and municipal bonds. Experience with
NJEIT/H2Loans desirable. CPA preferred. Experience with Edmunds software a plus. A
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in finance, accounting, public
administration or a related field and a minimum of five (5) years’ experience involving
governmental finance and accounting is required. Position is open until filled.  Only applicants
whose background is a match to our requirements will be contacted. Applicable Civil Service
job description can be found at Job Specification 07084 (state.nj.us)


Qualified applicants should email their cover letter, resume and salary requirement to:
Willingboro MUA, 433 JFK Way, Willingboro, NJ 08046 Attention:  James J. Mackie, Executive
Director email: jmackie@wmua.info.

Wastewater Collection System Operator

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority is accepting applications for the following position: Wastewater Collection Maintenance Technician (F/T). This individual must be able to perform skilled work in the operation and maintenance of the wastewater conveyance system and related equipment. Should have thorough knowledge in work involving the maintenance, repair and installation of wastewater infrastructure. Possess a valid license (C-1 through C-4) issued by the State of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection. Wastewater treatment and/or distribution license (S, W) a plus. Applicant must satisfy employer physical, drug/alcohol screen and criminal background check. Also, the applicant will be required to have a CDL Class A with airbrakes and tanker endorsement valid in New Jersey or the ability to obtain within one year. NJ residency required by State Statute R.S.52:14-7. Salary based on experience and licenses. Please send a resume and a complete employment application (www.wmua.info) via email to estuppard@wmua.info or mail to Willingboro MUA, 433 JFK Way, Willingboro, N.J. 08046 Attn: Emmanuel Stuppard; EOE Interested and qualified candidates may submit their resume to estuppard@wmua.info.

Mechanic II (Electrical & Mechanical Services)

This position is responsible for repair and maintenance of all mechanical equipment. Analyze, troubleshoot, and repair all mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems including but not limited to pumps, drives, conveyors, centrifuges, incinerator systems, polymer systems, HVAC systems, emergency diesel systems, mechanical aerators, and etc. Layout plumbing system modifications and provide material lists. (PVC, copper, fiberglass, steel, ductile iron pipe, and other materials).Carry out extensive alignment procedures on pumps, motors, shafts, centrifuges, conveying equipment and other related equipment. Rebuild various pumps, such as centrifugal, gear, progressive cavity, turbine, and screw/lift pumps. Install all types of seals and bearings. Maintain heating and air conditioning equipment, including boiler operation and repair. Maintain pneumatic systems including but not limited to compressors, air driers, positioners, slide gates, loading and unloading mechanisms. Maintain and repair large sewage clarifier and aeration systems and equipment, including but not limited to rake arms, clarifier drives, aerator drives, gates, etc. Install new machine equipment and systems from start to finish using blueprints and available technical information. Must be able to read mechanical drawings. Weld all metals and fabricate systems from sheet metal to heavy steel. Use acetylene torch, plasma cutter, MIG, TIG, and stick welding systems and other equipment for use in fabrication. Work safely from step ladders, high extension ladders, and scaffolding, both overhead and in below grade areas. Work safely always by observing all safety rules and regulations while utilizing all available safety equipment.  Comply with all provisions and requirements of the lockout/tag-out safety program prior to working on any potential energized device.

Candidates shall possess:

HS diploma or GED. Minimum 5 years’ experience in the mechanical trade with equipment like this facility. Forklift truck operation experience. Valid driver’s license in good standing. Knowledge and use of precision tools such as micrometers, calipers, dial indicators, hydraulics, pneumatics, welding, and cutting. Possess plumbing and fabrication skills. Analytical and troubleshooting skills. Ability to read mechanical drawings and diagrams. Ability to work overtime and respond to trouble calls day, night, weekends, and holidays, on short notice. Ability to report to work during weather related conditions and emergencies.

The Authority offers a competitive salary, NJ State health benefits, dental, vision, pension (PERS), and generous paid time off and holidays.  For immediate consideration, please apply online at www.wmua.info and click tab “Public Notice”.  The WMUA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

The Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority, Burlington County, is seeking qualified candidates for the full-time position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.  Candidates must possess and maintain a minimum of a valid “S” license issued by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.  Considered candidates must satisfy employer physical test, drug/alcohol screening, criminal background check and hold a CDL Class A with airbrake and tanker endorsements or the ability to obtain it within 1-year.  The Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority offers excellent compensation and benefits. 

Interested candidates should submit a resume to the attention of the Operations Director of the Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority via email to estuppard@wmua.info or mail to the Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority, 433 JFK Way, Willingboro, NJ 08046, Attn:  Emmanuel Stuppard.  The Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.