Water/Wastewater Operator

Lebanon, OR 97355

Posted: 06/10/2019 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Job Number: 171387 Pay Rate: DOE
  • The Operator performs a variety of tasks in the operation and maintenance of a water/waste water treatment plant including maintenance of equipment quality control/testing and day-to-day activities on an assigned shift.
  • Operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of water/waste water, sludge, and effluent.
  • Monitors gauges, meters and control panels. 
  • Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings
  • Operates valves and gates either manually or by remote control
  • Starts and stops pump, engines, and generators to control and adjust flow and treatment processes
  • Maintains shift log and records meter and gauge readings
  • Collects samples and performs routine maintenance functions and custodial duties
  • Performs other duties as required 




  • High School diploma or GED
  • Certification 1 in Water and waste water preferred
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must be able to respond to the treatment site in 30 minutes after a probationary period
  • Must have a familiarity with the principles and practice of water/waste water treatment plant operations, operating principles of valves, pumps, and motors; principles and methods of bacteriological and chemical sewage analyses, effects and problems of industrial waste in water/waste water treatment processes, and safe work practices.



HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Sam Angermeier
Staffing Analyst

Sam Angermeier is a Staffing Analyst with over 3 year's recruiting experience. Her favorite part of her job is guiding people through the daunting application process and making it easier for them to land a great job with our terrific clients. Watching candidates turn into great assets to our clients with successful careers is why she comes into work every day! The best way to reach Sam is via text message.

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