Supervisor of Utility Protection

Loudoun Water
Ashburn, VA

Loudoun Water has an immediate opening for a Supervisor of Utility Protection in the Planning & Engineering Division.  The Supervisor will be responsible for the team of utility protection technicians who locate and protect Loudoun Water critical assets.  Essential functions include:

  • Provides leadership to the Utility Protection Team and supervises the team’s daily activities. 

  • Develops staff through coaching, to enhance professional growth and manage staff’s performance.   

  • Delegates and manages daily ticket load to ensure team is focused on critical tickets.

  • Ensures technicians comply with established excavating/marking/LW standards, policies, and procedures to provide high quality utility protection services and consistent approach.

  • Provides technical expertise to the construction community and customers on proper procedures and requirements.

  • Provides guidance to train and support the technicians in all matters relating to utility protection services provided by Loudoun Water.

  • Works closely with the Manager to develop, prepare, implement and support current and future policies and procedures for the department.

  • Assists the Manager in the recruitment, evaluation, and hiring of new staff.

  • Conducts and prepares report information for damage investigations with the assistance of the technician.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual, one with an eye for quality and excellent organizational, technical, writing and communication skills.  We offer highly competitive salaries, a stable work environment and excellent employee benefits.

Requirements: High school diploma and a minimum of eight years of progressively responsible construction and/or locating industry experience.   Supervisory experience a plus.

Apply online at www.loudounwater.org.  Salary DOQ. Position will remain open until filled. EOE