Water Treatment Plant Operator obtains water samples and perform required lab tests, calculates chemical dosages and mixing solutions, regulates raw water and distribution flow rate, collects and evaluates samples, examines and calibrates chemical feed systems and controlling applications, operates and maintains mechanical equipment, backwashes filters, monitors the quality and quantity of treatment processes, prepares and reviews shift reports and maintains required logs and records. Performs related work as required.
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Requires high school diploma and 3-5 years experience in water treatment operations or pump station facilities or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required skill, knowledge and abilities. Requires Class I (or equivalent) Waterworks Operator by the Commonwealth of Virginia or the ability to obtain Waterworks Operator by the Commonwealth of Virginia within 6 months for date of hire.