Spartanburg Water announces new hire in Wastewater Treatment

March 20, 2022

Spartanburg Water announces the hiring of Lance Johnson, to the position of Wastewater Treatment Superintendent.

Johnson will manage nine wastewater treatment facilities throughout the Spartanburg Water service area. These facilities currently have the combined treatment capacity of more than 32 million gallons of wastewater per day. Johnson’s responsibilities are comprised of the oversight of treatment facilities and related operations, supply and maintenance requisitioning, inter-departmental and inter-agency interactions, budgetary management, and overall compliance integrity.

Johnson brings more than 16 years’ experience in the wastewater sector and previously worked at Spartanburg Water as a wastewater Lead Operator and Industrial Pretreatment Program Specialist. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from USC-Upstate.


About Spartanburg Water

Spartanburg Water, an award-winning utility, is comprised of Spartanburg Water System and Spartanburg Sanitary Sewer District. It serves a population of nearly 200,000 within Spartanburg County, as well as others in parts of Greenville, Union and Cherokee counties. With the help of its dedicated team of nearly 300 employees, each day it produces an average of 25 million gallons of drinking water and cleans an average of 14 million gallons of wastewater for its customers and community.