VRWA Has Water Circuit Rider Opening
Virginia Rural Water Association (VRWA) is looking for a motivated person with broad water utility experience for a Water Circuit Rider position.
Interested person must have a Virginia water license and minimum of 5 years’ experience in the water industry. Position requires over-night travel. Person needs to have advance knowledge of small municipal water systems along with good analytical and problem solving skills. Have the ability to operate standard office equipment.
Multi-year employment required in working for, operating, maintaining, or managing a rural/community water system
At least a Class II water license
Well-rounded technical knowledge of rural and small system needs and methods of meeting those needs
Technical knowledge of operating, maintaining and managing a rural/community water system
An understanding of budget/financial conditions
Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, with operators, decision makers, regulatory, agencies and other professionals
Knowledge and understanding of regulations, monitoring and reporting requirements
Knowledge of use of equipment such as leak detecting, line locators, etc
Willingness to travel extensively
Assist a minimum of 30 water systems per month
Provide on-site assistance geographically around the state
Provides assistance in all areas of operations, maintenance, management, vulnerability assessment, security, loan applications, health and environmental issues
Provide the type of assistance that offers “training” rather than “fixing”
Prioritize requests to ensure coverage of water/systems with serious health/or economic problems first
Develops informational articles for dissemination
Responds to inquiries from facilities, consumers, government agencies and others regarding technical matters.
Excellent benefits – health, dental insurance packets, 401K, plus more….Work from your home, VRWA provides the necessary tools to complete your duties and responsibilities.
Salary starting at $32,000.00 - $34,000 DOQ
Send resumes to Myrica Keiser, Virginia Rural Water Association, 2138 Sycamore Avenue, Buena Vista, VA 24416 or
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Location/Region: Buena Vista, VA