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Source Water Protection Specialist


Public Utilities




The North Carolina Rural Water Association (NCRWA) currently has an opening for the position of Source Water Protection Specialist to provide technical assistance to rural and small communities in the development of source water and wellhead protection plans throughout the State of North Carolina. Desired Qualifications: Multi-years experience or educational background in the water industry and/or local or county government in a compatible area to source water protection or land use planning. Technical knowledge of surface water, ground water and public water supply. Excellent computer skills including use of Internet, email and Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, etc). Ability to develop and deliver industry related presentations in the classroom setting and to the public. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Possession of a valid State of North Carolina Driver’s License and reliable transportation (required). Ability and willingness to travel extensively within state and be away from home overnight. Ability to work alone and as part of a diverse team.This position will focus primarily towards providing assistance in the development of Source Water and/or Wellhead Protection Plans but will also require a reasonable amount of public presentations, training seminar coordination and facilitation, and preparation of written materials and reports. NCRWA offers a competitive benefits package. Salary DOQ. EOE. This is an “at-will” position. Résumés will be accepted until the position is filled. First review of résumés will occur on September 25, 2017. Interested candidates should submit résumés with detailed job history and references, to: SOURCE WATER PROTECTION SPECIALIST, North Carolina Rural Water Association, P. O. Box 540, Welcome, NC 27374.


NC Rural Water Associaiton (NCRWA)