Water Treatment Operator

  • Tapped In
  • Brampton, ON, Canada
  • Apr 13, 2018
Full time Other

Job Description




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Water Treatment Certificate (Levels I, II, III or IV)


2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills

Respond to customer complaints on water quality problems; Read recording instruments to measure output and consumption levels, bacterial content, chlorine and fluoride levels; Operate and monitor computerized control systems and related equipment to regulate the treatment and distribution of water; Operate and monitor computerized control systems and related equipment to regulate the flow of sewage and to treat and dispose of sewage and wastes; Monitor and inspect plant equipment and systems to detect equipment malfunctioning and to ensure plant systems are operating normally; Monitor and read recording instruments to detect equipment malfunctions and ensure plant systems and equipment are operating within prescribed limits; Make adjustments to plant equipment and systems; Maintain chemical feed stocks; Complete and maintain plant logs and reports; Collect and test water samples for chemical and bacterial content; Analyze test results and instrument readings; Collect waste and sewage samples, test and analyze results; Patrol plant to check pumps, motors, filters, chlorinators and other plant equipment; Maintain and repair installation equipment, help with the installation, the assembly, and repairs to equipment; Transport and mix chemicals, and operate equipment used to unload chemicals

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized