Careers at LCA

Our mission is to protect public health and the environment by providing high-quality, safe, and reliable water and wastewater services. To accomplish this, we have an employee base with a wide variety of skills and strengths. LCA offers competitive wages and benefits, and opportunities to learn and grow with a dynamic organization.


Our Operations Department employs maintenance technicians and foremen with a variety of skills in plumbing and construction, leak detection, customer service, electronics, heavy equipment operation, water quality monitoring, computer flow modeling, and regulatory compliance.

Plant Operations requires highly skilled water and wastewater operators, who are state-certified to operate the type of treatment facilities LCA operates. Our certified operators must complete rigorous training and examinations, and continue their education through state-approved training programs.

Our Capital Works Department is made up of engineers, project managers, site inspectors, and map-making experts.

In Administration, employees handle responsibilities including accounting, customer service, billing and collections, organizational management, administrative support, legal advisement, human resources, public relations, and computer systems management.


LCA’s leadership includes:

Liesel M. Gross, Chief Executive Officer

Phil DePoe, Senior Planning Engineer
Edward Klein, Chief Financial Officer
Kathy Martin, Human Resources Manager
Andrew Moore, Director of Plant Operations
Christopher W. Moughan, Director of Service & Technology
Susan Sampson, Communications Manager
Charles Volk, Chief Capital Works Officer

King, Spry, Herman, Freund & Faul, LLC, Solicitor

LCA is an exciting and busy place to work, and our dedicated employees are key to ensuring the delivery of high-quality, safe, and reliable essential services our customers expect.

To apply for any of the openings listed below, please apply through our Hiring Partner or e-mail your resume to employment@lehighcountyauthority.org and indicate the position you are interested in. No phone inquiries, please.

Current Job Openings:

  • Treatment Plant Operator
  • Utility Technicians – Water & Sewer (Multiple positions available)
  • Compliance Manager
  • Vertical Asset Maintenance Manager
  • Asset Management Technology Analyst

Seasonal Jobs: Click on the positions below for more information and to learn how to apply for these jobs.