Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager manages the operations of a wastewater treatment plant to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures and reporting practices. Oversees sampling and testing systems, and the functionality of pumps, conveyors, blowers, and other equipment. Being a Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager ensures staff is up-to-date with all federal, state, and local regulations and environmental guidelines. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager typically reports to top management. The Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.