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Water Plant Operators operate water purifying equipment in a plant. Main job responsibilities highlighted on a Water Plant Operator example resume are adhering to relevant laws and regulations, maintaining inventories, running water quality tests, calibrating equipment, and submitting regular reports regarding plant operations. Those interested in a career in this field should be able to demonstrate the following skills throughout their resumes: water treatment expertise, accuracy, detail orientation, integrity, teamwork, time management, and reporting. Training in water quality management is required.

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Water Plant Operator

  • Monitored equipment operating conditions to determine requirements, detected malfunctions
  • Collected and tested water samples, recorded operational data and gauge readings
  • Operated equipment to process, purify and clarify water
  • Maintained, repaired equipment, tanks and filter beds
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Psychology
2

Water Plant Operator Trainee

Currently works under the direct supervision of two licensed Water Plant Operators.

  • Licensed Water Plant Operator.
  • Learning duties and routines necessary to fully operate a water plant.
  • Assists with valve, pump and various mechanical repairs.
  • Conducts periodic plant inspections for well structure, infrastructure stability and water output.
  • Performs basic chemical analysis and bacteria tests related to water quality sampling.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
GED
GED
C
Continuing Education
C
Automated Office Specialist
3

Water Plant Operator/scada Operator

  • Ensures that all finish water complies with all local, state and federal requirements.
  • Performs daily analysis of samples to confirm satisfactory results in chlorine and chloramine residuals.
  • Conducts daily lab testing for PH, alkalinity, turbidity, fluoride, color, manganese and specialized other testing.
  • Performs distribution of water using SCADA into various zones to ensure adequate pressure, water quantity, and acceptable chlorine residuals throughout the system.
  • Executes daily filter operations and troubleshooting using SCADA system.
  • Regularly performs preventive maintenance on pumps, motors, solution feeders, and chlorine analyzers on plant and throughout the distribution system.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Water Plant Operator

  • Stay alert and be responsible to actively prevent and fight any incipient stage fires.
  • Have a clear view of an immediate access to all areas of hot work
  • Ensure that you have the ability to communicate with workers in the area of hot work
  • Shut down any hot work activity deemed unsafe and take the appropriate corrective measures to restore and maintain safe conditions.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Industrial Technology
Mechanical Engineering
5

Water Plant Operator

  • Operate 4 MGD Lime Softening Water Treatment Plant regulated NC DEQ, Water Resources Division.
  • Plant receives raw water from 19 wells. Operates two ClariCones where lime and polymer is added to water flow. Formed sludge blanket removes coagulated solids.
  • Feed fluoride and sulfuric acid (pH adjustment) to flow as it enters surge tank.
  • Water filters through five sand filters to remove non-settleable floc.
  • Filtered water flows through 250,000 gallon clear well and a 1.0 MG clear well operated in series prior to high service pumps.
  • Downstream chlorine gas, polyphosphate and ammonia gas are injected into flow for disinfection and corrosion control.
  • Utilize SCADA to monitor, operate and adjust chemical feeds, tanks, high service pumps and operation of wells.
  • Collect and analyze samples of raw and finished water for process control every two hours. Analyze for hardness, iron, alkalinity, carbon dioxide, chloride, monochloramines, chlorine, fluoride, polyphosphate, pH, turbidity, temperature. Adjust chemical feeds based on analysis results.
  • Record and report data to county laboratory for submittal to NC DEQ, Water Resources Division.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Environmental

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