Manager for Groundwater Unit

 (via Indeed)
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
Phoenix, AZ, United States
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
3-4 Years
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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Full Job Description

Our Groundwater Unit Manager is responsible for the oversight and tactical decision making over a unit dedicated to the issuance of general permits for the collection and treatment of household and commercial sewage. Permitted facilities include on-site standard septic systems as well as alternative treatment systems and small scale wastewater treatment plants. Further responsibilities include managing the delegated responsibilities of ADEQ’s County Partners, evaluating and documenting employee performance, coaching staff and developing a corporate culture of continuous improvement.

Ideal candidate will have at least 3 years’ experience in and/all of the following: wastewater treatment, septic systems, sewage, project management, environmental law and 2 years of management/leadership experience.

Bachelor’s degree in hydrology; geology; civil/environmental engineering; environmental science; geological/mining engineering; sustainability; environmental law; or a closely related field required.

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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $70,000.00 - $80,000.00 per year


  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
95% of employees are teleworking until further notice; masks and temperature checks are required before going into the office


  • Management: 2 years (Required)
  • Waste Water: 3 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Application Question:

  • Do you have experience in septic systems or sewage?

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote

Typical start time:

  • 8AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative

Company's website:

Benefit Conditions:

  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19