Careers

Employment Opportunities

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 Henry Hall, Director of Human Resources, at the WMUA administrative offices (433 JFK Way, Willingboro NJ 08046) during our normal business hours or emailed to hhall@wmua.info .

Sewage Plant Superintendent/Sewer Superintendent

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority (WMUA), located in Willingboro, NJ, offers a unique experience to our 50 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development and advancement, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another. We offer competitive benefits, including Health and dental and paid vacation.

Our focus on producing and distributing the highest quality drinking water, clean and safe, as well as collecting and treating wastewater, and returning it safely to the environment, makes this a particularly exciting time to join the WMUA.

We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion; as well as supporting the communities we serve. It’s an exciting time to be part of the WMUA.

The WMUA is seeking a Superintendent for the Authority’s 5.22 MGD Pollution Control Plant (PCP). PCP houses primary and secondary clarifiers and trickling filters, with anaerobic digestion, and a belt filter press dewatering building. Position requires a minimum of two (2) years’ experience managing and operating a Wastewater Treatment Plant, as well as a valid S3 and C3 license issued by the NJDEP, and a valid driver’s license. Class B CDL preferred. Must possess strong management, leadership, decision making and communication skills. The Superintendent is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the WWTP and collection system, and exercises direct authority over all plant functions and personnel in accordance with approved policies and procedures.

Salary will be commensurate with the selected applicant’s qualifications, education, and experience. Qualified applicants shall submit a completed WMUA employment application (found on our website at www.wmua.info), resume and cover letter including salary requirements to Henry Hall, Director of Human Resources, at hhall@wmua.info . The Authority reserves the right to interview candidates as applications are received. Position is open until filled. Applicants whose background matches our requirements will be contacted. Applicable Civil Service job description can be found at info.csc.state.nj.us/jobspec/05934.htm. The Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

CHIEF ENGINEER

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority (WMUA), located in Willingboro, NJ, offers a unique experience to our 50 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development and advancement, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another. We offer competitive benefits, including Health and dental and paid vacation.

Our focus on producing and distributing the highest quality drinking water, clean and safe, as well as collecting and treating wastewater, and returning it safely to the environment, makes this a particularly exciting time to join the WMUA. 

We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion; as well as supporting the communities we serve. It’s an exciting time to be part of the WMUA.

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking an NJPE experienced in water/wastewater operations and infrastructure for the position of Chief Engineer. 

The Authority operates 4 potable water treatment plants, 6 wells, a 5.22 MGD wastewater treatment plant, 4 pumping stations,120+ miles of water distribution mains and sanitary sewers to serve 13,000 accounts along with bulk water sales to and sewage treatment for adjacent communities.  This position reports directly to the Executive Director. Primarily responsibilities are as follows:

  • Coordinate engineering activities for asset maintenance and project construction.
  • Provide engineering analysis, evaluation and reporting on project plans and costs.
  • Development and Implementation of a program for construction, inspection, repairs, and replacement of several parts and equipment.
  • Manages contractors and outside engineering firms on construction projects.  
  • Experience with NJEIT/H2Loans is desirable.  

Additional Information:

  • Position is open until filled.  
  • Applicants whose background is a match to our requirements will be contacted.  
  • Applicable Civil Service job description can be found at https://info.csc.state.nj.us/jobspec/07782.htm

Applicants should send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:
Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority
Attention: Henry Hall 
433 JFK Way
Willingboro, NJ 08046 
Email: hhall@wmua.info

ACCOUNTANT

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority (WMUA), located in Willingboro, NJ, offers a unique experience to our 50 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development and advancement, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another. We offer competitive benefits, including Health and dental and paid vacation.

Our focus on producing and distributing the highest quality drinking water, clean and safe, as well as collecting and treating wastewater, and returning it safely to the environment, makes this a particularly exciting time to join the WMUA. 

We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion; as well as supporting the communities we serve. It’s an exciting time to be part of the WMUA.

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority is seeking a qualified experienced candidate for the position of Accountant. With an annual budget of $13.4M, the Authority serves approximately 13,000 accounts along with bulk water sales to and sewage treatment for adjacent communities. This position reports directly to the Finance Director and is responsible for the following:

  • Finance related activities to maintain consistent application of processes and procedures. 
  • Conducts routine financial audits of various transactions. 
  • Reconciles accounts.
  • Support Authority financial functions including G/L, A/R, A/P, purchasing, budget preparation, banking, insurance, and payroll. 

Knowledge of public finance and purchasing, public contracts law is desirable. Experience with NJEIT/H2Loans desirable.  Auditing experience preferred.  Experience with Edmunds software a plus.  

Position is open until filled. Applicants whose background is a match to our requirements will be contacted. The WMUA may consider individuals for development, depending on meeting education requirements

Provisional appointee subject to Competitive Open Announcement through Civil Service. WMUA will consider both experience and specific education/degree/credits for provisional appointment. 

Candidates should submit cover letter, with salary requirements, and resume to the WMUA via email to hhall@wmua.info or mail to:
WMUA
433 JFK Way
Willingboro, NJ 08046
Attn:  Henry Hall

The WMUA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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. 

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter and resume to the WMUA via email to hhall@wmua.info or mail to the WMUA, 433 JFK Way, Willingboro, NJ 08046, Attn:  Henry Hall.  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 WMUA offers excellent compensation and benefits. 

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter and resume to the WMUA via email to hhall@wmua.info or mail to the WMUA, 433 JFK Way, Willingboro, NJ 08046, Attn:  Henry Hall.  The WMUA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.