Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Camden, NJ, the company employs over 6,800 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 46 states. To learn more about American Water and additional career opportunities, visit www.amwater.com.
Responsible for performing a variety of complex administrative activities and support involving the operations of water treatment and distribution systems, field operations and/or regulatory compliance.
Processes and maintains a variety of complex accounting information including, but not limited to, payroll, accounts payable, invoices, and contractor payments. inventory issues/receipts, purchase orders, customer payments, and bank
Researches, compiles and updates information in various systems, including database, spreadsheet and word processing programs.
Maintains business records
Interacts with internal/external customers regarding various issues and provides any additional assistance. Researches and resolves critical customer questions, concerns, difficulties, inquiries and/or problems.
Prepares and responds to data requests and executes work orders, service orders, error reports, set-ups, etc. in various configurations such as Powerplant, Orcom and SAP. Compiles and reviews numerous multifaceted reports on a daily/weekly/monthly basis.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Excellent knowledge of office procedures
Excellent math knowledge
Excellent knowledge of water distribution systems and water and wastewater field operations
Excellent working knowledge of computer programs
Excellent knowledge of network.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational and customer service skills.
Excellent analytical skills and innovative problem solving techniques with the ability to pursue timely and practical solutions.
Must be detail oriented and capable of accurately computing and recording numbers as well as operating a computer keyboard with speed and accuracy.
Ability to work with vairous members of the public including authorities, a diverse customer base, contractors, developers, as well as employees of various levels of the organizational structure within the company.
Excellent computer skills, including experience with the use of major word and excel programs, databases, graphics and/or GIS. Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities.
High School Diploma or GED required.
Some college courses preferred.
Minimum of 5+ years related clerical experience required.
General office environment.
In some instances must be able to lift up to 10 lbs. maximum and
occasionally lift various items.
Licenses & Certifications
Valid drivers license
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