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Water Treatment Plant Operator

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Loudoun Water
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Career Level
Entry Level


Loudoun Water is a public water and sewer utility that has an immediate opening for a Plant Operator at their Water Treatment Facility located in Ashburn, VA. 

The Water Operator will assist in ensuring the facility is operational and meets permit requirements by performing routine operational tasks including skilled and technical work on treatment plant equipment and facilities. The Operator will perform duties including SCADA process control, sampling, monitoring and controlling treatment operations and preparing monthly reports. 

The Facility utilizes advanced technology and is subject to stringent standards and state regulations. Minimum requirements include a high school diploma or GED with good math skills and the ability to use logic to solve problems. Preference will be given to candidates with a bachelor’s degree in a science field and/or a current holder of a VA Waterworks Operator license. All candidates must be able to obtain a minimum of a VA Waterworks Operator Class 3 license within 3 years of hiring. Candidate must have a valid driver's license. The Water Treatment Facility is a round-the-clock operation and requires 24/7 staffing with 12 hour shifts. Operators are required to work shifts over weekends and holidays. 

Loudoun Water is highly respected in the water/wastewater industry and offers highly competitive salaries and benefits and encourages professional development and advancement through training and educational opportunities. It’s a great place to work and grow! To apply visit www.loudounwater.org

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