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M&A Operations Integration Lead

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Date: Nov 26, 2022

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15222

Company: Evoqua

About Evoqua Water Technologies

Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 160 locations across ten countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide.


Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.

Position Summary for the M&A Operations Integration Lead

The  Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Operations Integration Lead will support Evoqua through the integration of newly acquired businesses and strategic projects.  This role Identifies, analyzes and makes recommendations to support successful integration.  Additionally this role aligns the operational and technical teams to prepare and execute successful integration. 


This position is a hybrid and can be located near any Evoqua office in the United States.

What we can offer the M&A Operations Integration Lead

Benefits for the  M&A Operations Integration Lead

  • Self-Managed time off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Dollar-for-dollar 401k match up to 4% of annual salary, with a profit-sharing component becoming available after 1 year of employment.
  • Customizable benefits package with a multitude of options. Benefits effective immediately provided enrollment is completed within 30 days of hire date.
  • Career progression plans
  • Reward and Recognition Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible Spending Account options
  • Company Wellness Program
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Retirement Plan

Core Responsibilities and Tasks for the M&A Operations Integration Lead

  • Align operational (regen, react) & technical (engineering & PM) teams for integration
  • Coordinates planning, resourcing, progress reporting, and troubleshooting for integrations. Ensures results meet requirements regarding technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost
  • Coordination with SMEs throughout the organization
  • Provide organizational depth
  • Frequent interaction with operational business leaders, plants, engineers
  • Work directly with all operation functions across the company to craft and implement repeatable and scalable acquisitions integration processes to deliver expected deal outcomes
  • Establish and update/revise standards and core practices with lessons learned from each acquisition
  • Lead planning sessions and solution workshops to gather requirements, devise recommendations, and accelerate integration decision-making
  • Set up and administer project infrastructure and management tools for efficient and scalable tracking of multiple, simultaneous, complex M&A projects
  • Will lead M&A integration processes in partnership with executive and functional leadership
  • Build integration plan templates that can be tailored based on specifics of individual acquisitions, ensuring timely and accurate execution of all deliverables associated with assigned M&A integration programs.
  • Conduct due diligence, assess the technological risks associated with integration, and perform requirements gathering and analysis.
  • Partner with business stakeholders to increase organizational knowledge, build relationships, assist in the development of operational plans post-close, and confirm integration approach.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives to create a better, faster, easier integration experience for each M&A deal.
  • Regularly reports projects and status to project stakeholders
  • Leading/facilitating/conducting team meetings for Project execution
  • Proactively identify and communicate areas for operational and strategic improvement and share best practices / learning’s
  • Live our culture and exemplify our Growth Enabling Behaviors to be highly enabled to deliver, highly empowered to succeed and highly accountable to lead

Position Requirements for the M&A Operations Integration Lead


Required: Bachelors Degree 
Preferred: Bachelors Degree – Engineering, preferably Manufacturing, Process or Project



  • 8+ years of experience in manufacturing or project engineering
  • Thorough understanding of manufacturing operations and processes
  • Ability to lead through influence
  • Experience managing projects; strong Project Management skills
  • Experience with Change Management
  • Technical/Business Acumen
  • Interpersonal Skills: Effectively communicate cross-functionally and with senior management.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Identify problems, determine root cause, and implement permanent corrective action.
  • Excellent team player with strong interpersonal skills and a proven background of leading through influence.
  • Industry experience in a Lean principles / continuous improvement organization
  • Solid user of project management tools (ex. MS Projects, Devensoft, Smartsheets, etc.)


M&A integration experience


Additional Details for the M&A Operations Integration Lead


•    Works independently without direct supervision




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