Area Manager

AdCode:  701
Date:  May 21, 2023
State:  TX
City:  Point Blank
Business Unit:  Gulf Coast Utilities
Category:  Field Operations
Job Type:  Full-Time

SouthWest Water is a privately-held, American-owned service company with decades of high-level customer service. Today, we serve over 600,000 residential and business customers in six states: Alabama, California, Florida, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, and Louisiana. Our teams work together to deliver clean, safe, and reliable water and wastewater services so that our customers and communities can thrive.


About Us

Imagine being part of a team that supplies the essential element for life. Water is the very foundation of this planet, the life-giving essence in all of us. Driven, knowledgeable and passionate about this essential resource, SouthWest Water is in the business of delivering a product everyone uses and depends on. 

We're proud of our work. Daily, we make a difference in the lives of people by providing them water and wastewater services. Don't wait, the opportunity is now to build yours and our planet's future with SouthWest Water!



401(k) company match: 100% of the first 6% of your eligible compensation contributed to the Plan
Vacation accrual begins at 3 weeks per year 
10 company-paid holidays
16 hours of floating time
Training and education allowance

Company take-home truck



Our Texas Water Utilities division is searching for an Area Manager in the Point Blank area – someone ready to be part of the company’s fastest-growing business unit, Texas Water Utilities. In this position, you’ll manage a team of dedicated water/wastewater operators who are committed to excellence. The role requires someone who knows the value of teamwork and appreciates the fact that our state's economy from oil and gas to agriculture and manufacturing, along with life in EVERY Texas town and city, depends on clean and reliable sources of water. Our operators are the heroes that make this happen!


To be successful in this role, you should have experience in water and wastewater operations, a dedication to delivering safe water to our customers, and a solution-oriented mindset. Additionally, you must be TCEQ licensed.  Must pass a background check and have a good driving record.


Think you've got what it takes?

Purpose of the Job

Performs management functions for field operations to ensure efficient and effective use of equipment, materials, and staffing. Coordinates communications between directors, engineers, customers, and supervisors. Administers specific personnel actions, including hiring, terminations, performance reviews, merit increases, and employee warnings.

Job Responsibilities

Manage team performance and development
Oversee and support departmental goals and objectives


Decision Quality
Develops Talent
Ensures Accountability
Demonstrates Self-Awareness
Business Insight


H.S. Diploma or GED in General


Driver's License

Physical Requirements

Office-Based Role

Work Experience

5+ years of experience in water and wastewater treatment/operations, including 3+ years in a managerial role.

SouthWest Water Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It’s our policy to provide employment, training, compensation, promotion, and other opportunities based on qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, veteran status or disability, and in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws.

Nearest Major Market: Houston