Utility Managers

Become a Utility Manager

As water sector leaders, utility managers play a critical role in ensuring the protection of public health and the environment.  Balancing multiple priorities and relationships, utility managers address complex challenges, adeptly solve problems, and wear a lot of hats to get the job done.

AWWA resources for utility managers provide the essentials needed to manage and lead today’s modern utilities – including performance management, rates and finance information, communications, and business practices.

Utility Managers

A Water Utility Manager’s Guide to Community Stewardship

Strategies to support and expand the role of water utilities as community stewards are provided in the AWWA's new publication, A Water Utility Manager’s Guide to Community Stewardship. The new guide highlights utility innovators and provides utility managers with strategies and tools to support their local communities, effectively engage underserved communities and apply a social equity lens to water service delivery.

Download the Guide

State of the Water Industry

Since 2004 AWWA has conducted our annual State of the Water Industry survey to identify and track significant challenges facing the water industry and to provide data and analyses to support water professionals as they develop strategies to address these issues.

M5 Water Utility Management

M5 Water Utility Management was developed through the collaborative effort of leaders in the utility profession who have successfully met the challenges of managing a water utility. It is designed for both new and experienced managers.

2021 Water and Wastewater Rate Survey
2021 Water and Wastewater Rate Survey

This book provides the most comprehensive utility rate data and financial analyses available. Data are provided for 234 utilities providing water service and 108 utilities providing wastewater service from 42 states and the District of Columbia.

The Utility Management Conference™

Feb. 25-28, 2020
Anaheim, California
AWWA and WEF have established this prestigious event to present the latest approaches, practices, techniques and research in all aspects of utility management. 

Annual Conference
& Exposition

June 14-17, 2020
Orlando, Florida
Connect with global water experts and explore innovative, real-time solutions and new insights to help solve today’s water challenges − all in one place. 


Featured Management Jobs

Riviera Beach, FL
City of Riviera Beach
Bonner Springs, KS 66012, KS
City of Bonner Springs
Wilmington, NC
Cape Fear Public Utility Authority
Schertz, TX
City of Schertz
Largo, FL
City of Largo, Florida
Bozeman, MT
City of Bozeman, MT
Latham, NY
C.T. Male Associates
Mineral Ridge, OH
Mahoning Valley Sanitary Dist.
Alexandria, VA
Alexandria Renew Enterprises
Alexandria, VA
Alexandria Renew Enterprises
Durham, NC
Water Management-City of Durham
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Cucamonga Valley Water District
Las Cruces, NM
City of Las Cruces
Virginia Beach, VA
City of Virginia Beach
Roseville, CA
City of Roseville
Tampa Bay (Largo, FL
Southington, CT
Southington Water Dept
San diego, CA
Isle Utilities
Butner, NC
South Granville Water and Sewer Authority (SGWASA) - Developmental Associates Managing Hiring
Grass Valley, CA
Nevada Irrigation District
Winter Haven, FL
City of Winter Haven
Cary, IL
Village of Cary
Stoughton, WI
Anaheim, CA
New Milford, CT
Town of New Milford, CT
Grand Junction, CO
City of Grand Junction
Everett, WA
City of Everett, Washington
Columbus, OH
Franklin County Sanitary Engineering