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Career Opportunities


Tampa Bay Water’s core business is delivering high-quality water to the Tampa Bay region. Our 132-person staff includes scientists, engineers, hydrologists, environmental analysts, planners, chemists, operations managers, water plant operators, bookkeepers, information systems specialists and more - all integral to performing our daily duty of water delivery and planning to meet future drinking water needs.

As the largest wholesale drinking water supplier in the southeastern United States, Tampa Bay Water ultimately provides water to more than 2.3 million people in Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties and the cities of New Port Richey, St. Petersburg and Tampa. Our mission seems so simple—to reliably provide clean, safe water to the Tampa Bay region now and for future generations. In reality, it's a complex process that requires a dedicated, skilled staff to ensure a continuous flow of water to our customers. At Tampa Bay Water we share a common set of values—safety, continuous improvement and innovation. We fulfill our mission in partnership with our stakeholders in a responsible, efficient and environmentally sustainable manner. 

Our success is driven by people who will thrive in our environment. If you share these values and meet the qualifications for any of the following positions, please complete our application and submit your résumé to Human Resources, 2575 Enterprise Road, Clearwater, FL 33763 or email to jobs@tampabaywater.org.

Current Job Positions:

Reservoir Compliance Manager


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The first review of application submissions will begin on or about August 11, 2017.

We are seeking a Reservoir Compliance Manager. Under direction of the Environmental Management & Regulatory Compliance Senior Manager, this person performs functions of the agency involving oversight, monitoring, reporting and regulatory compliance related to the C.W. “Bill” Young Regional Reservoir. This position is responsible for assessing the performance of the reservoir and development of reports for submittal to regulatory agencies and other stakeholders, including the comprehensive annual reservoir report (CARR) and all supporting documentation. This position is also responsible for oversight of the monitoring, inspection and maintenance activities required to ensure regulatory compliance. This position requires the ability to collaborate effectively with multiple disciplines at varying levels of expertise. Candidate must have excellent communication skills, the ability to interpret technical data and to communicate the results of technical evaluations to a variety of internal and external stakeholders, including regulators.

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Demand Forecaster-Planner


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The first review of application submissions will begin on or about August 4, 2017.

We are seeking a Demand Forecaster/Planner. Under direction of the Planning & System Decision Support Manager performs functions of the agency involving short- and long-term water demand forecasting and analysis of water use, meteorological, and socio-economic data. The water demand planner/forecaster maintains and updates demand forecast databases, forecasting models, and participates in long-term water supply planning activities. This position also performs water use efficiency studies. Employees in this category have knowledge and understanding in the areas of time series modeling/forecasting, statistical analysis and interpretation, resource management, computer programming, uncertainty and risk analysis, and an advanced knowledge in utilizing relational databases and Geographic Information System for spatial-temporal data analysis and geocoding.

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Water Treatment Plant Operator


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

We are seeking a Water Treatment Plant Operator to work the midnight shift at our High Service Pump Station location in Brandon, Florida. This position will be required to work 5 8-hour days per week.

Under general supervision, Operators perform certified and skilled work in the 24-hour operation of an interlinked, tri-county network of water treatment plant, pipeline and pumping station infrastructure.

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Chief Science & Technical Officer


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Tampa Bay Water, the largest wholesale drinking water supplier in the southeastern United States, is seeking a science and technology expert to fill our Chief Science & Technical Officer position. This executive team-level position will help in fulfilling our mission to reliably supply water to the Tampa Bay region 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year. This motivated and skilled individual will manage the agency’s Science and Technology Division.

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Instrumentation & Control Technician


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


We are seeking an entry level Instrumentation & Control Technician who is responsible for supporting the maintenance, inspection, testing and calibration of Agency equipment to ensure production of quality water.

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Applications Architect


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

We are seeking an Applications Architect. While under general supervision, this person performs professional and technical work in software architecture design, computer programming, systems analysis, database design and administration and project management for the Agency. Employees in this class have extensive knowledge of software application development life-cycle methodology and relational database systems, and are responsible for all technical duties inherent in developing, supporting and maintaining complex software applications. This is a highly technical position, but position will require interaction with various levels of staff members.

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Tampa Bay Water hires only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized alien workers. EOE/VP


 

Email completed application to: jobs@tampabaywater.org