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Veolia North America Assistant Plant Manager in Westborough, Massachusetts

Assistant Plant ManagerinWestborough, MAatVeolia North America

Date Posted: 8/5/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time

  • Location: Westborough, MA

  • Job Type: Management

  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 8/5/2022

Job Description

Company Description

Job Description

Assists with the planning, organization and management of the daily operations, maintenance and testing of a wastewater system. Ensures compliance with established environmental regulations, safety, operating policies and emergency response procedures.

Assists with the management of daily operations and maintenance of the wastewater plant. Fills in for Plant Manager in their absence.

Ensures compliance with operational, QA/QC, safety, environmental, and performance metrics. Typically works through Operations, Maintenance and/or Lab Supervisors to ensure that plant resources are being utilized to achieve project objectives.

Works with H&S and training team to ensure that all personnel receive safety and process training. Coaches team to improve technical skills and interpersonal and problem resolution skills. Works to identify and provide opportunities for team to learn new skills and techniques.

Reviews and evaluates reports, records, logs, and graphs to confirm adequacy of present and project needs. Ensures that uniform monitoring and recordkeeping are performed facility-wide.

Assists with the preparation and/or review of reports to regulatory agencies and assists with other requirements as necessary.

Assists with the development of plant or functional goals and activities required to meet overall business objectives. Establishes the standards, guidelines and procedures needed and integrates, implements and evaluates process improvements, new concepts, technologies and practices and aligns with future needs.

Evaluates employee performance, matches abilities and job requirements and capitalizes on talents to effectively meet business objectives. Ensures that business initiatives and progress toward goals are effectively communicated to employees.

Proactively manages safety, plant appearance and environmental issues and ensures compliance with Federal and State standards including Hazardous Waste Disposal and Air Quality Standards. Ensures that issues are identified and addressed and elevated if necessary in a timely manner.

Maintains an up-to-date on call rotation schedule and plan of action to be taken in event of emergencies such as machine, equipment or power failure, Manages emergencies in an effective manner with on call person by phone or in person to assist.


Degree in Business or Engineering or equivalent related experience with completion of an accredited management course.

Three to five years progressive lead and/or supervisory experience within a wastewater treatment environment with thorough knowledge of the methods, techniques, principles, and practices of wastewater treatment. Understanding and maintaining Industrial Pre-Treatment Program. May require knowledge of particular specialty, etc.

Wastewater license required by site minimum Massachusetts grade 6c.

Lab experience for permit testing requirements.

Demonstrated leadership ability at all times.

Knowledge of Process / Operations Management, QA/QC procedures, Safety, Environmental and Facilities.

Ingenuity and initiative are required to coordinate problem resolution, resolve conflicting priorities and to meet assignment deadlines within a team environment.

Demonstrated ability to diagnose process problems and manage remedial action.

Demonstrated effective communication, presentation and interpersonal skills in order to interface with and motivate all levels of personnel.

Demonstrated ability to prepare accurate, effective, complete and easily understood written communications and reports.

Strong PC skills with proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet and database software and the ability to optimize the use of technology and systems to communicate, manage to streamline processes and increase efficiency. Familiarity with maintenance, operation, regulatory reporting.

Proficiency in the care and use of all site specific, facility required PPE (Personal Protection Equipment).

Demonstrated commitment to compliance with applicable laws and regulations, the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and other Company policies and procedures.

Must be able to serve on a rotational 24 hour emergency on-call as needed for coverage.

Valid Driver’s license and safe driving record.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

As an inclusive company, Veolia is committed to diversity and gives equal consideration to all applications, without discrimination.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer! All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.