Water Treatment Facility Operator

May 22, 2024

Position Summary:
Join our team as a Water Treatment Facility Operator, and play a critical role in operating and maintaining the Lake Greenwood Water Treatment Facility. Ensure the efficient production of high-quality, potable water for public use, while adhering to all relevant policies, standards, and regulations.
Key Responsibilities:
• Regular inspection and preventive maintenance of plant equipment and systems.
• Monitoring of plant operations via SCADA systems and on-site inspections, adjusting feed and flow levels and chemical doses as needed.
• Conducting laboratory tests on water samples to ensure water quality goals.
• Managing and documenting operational data and reports, maintaining compliance with DHEC and other regulations.
• General plant maintenance, including cleaning and custodial tasks.
• Engaging in continuous learning about industry trends and participating in all safety training and meetings.
Essential Skills & Experience:
• Class A SC Water Treatment Plant Operator License or ability to obtain one.
• Minimum of four years’ experience in surface water plant operations.
• Experience in a Drinking Water/Clean Water certified laboratory.
• Valid SC driver’s license and high school diploma or GED.
• Proficiency in basic computer operations, with strong verbal and written communication skills.
• Demonstrated problem-solving skills and ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
Additional Qualifications:
• Knowledge of basic water chemistry, mechanical skills, and general troubleshooting.
• Experience with specific water treatment technologies like Ozone systems and SuperPulsator Upflow Clarifiers is preferred.
• Competitive salary and benefits package.
• Opportunities for professional development and training.
• Dynamic and supportive work environment.
Interested candidates should apply with a resume and cover letter detailing their qualifications and experience relative to the position requirements. Ensure your application illustrates your capabilities in water treatment operations and your commitment to public health and safety.

Apply Today!
Join us in providing essential services to our community through your expertise in water treatment. Ensure safe, clean, and reliable water service to all our users. To complete an application please visit the LCWSC website