Wastewater.Water Operator

Job Locations US-SC-Charleston
Posted Date 3 months ago(8/30/2023 10:29 AM)
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Weston & Sampson Services is currently looking for an Operator with experience in water treatment, wastewater treatment and water distribution systems for the Charleston, South Carolina area. You will be responsible for the day-to-day operations and maintenance of water and wastewater treatment plants, water distribution systems, and associated pump stations within the service area.


What you’ll do:

  • General observation, inspections, monitoring and sampling of water treatment plants, water distribution systems and biological wastewater treatment plants
  • Operation and maintenance of plant equipment, i.e., flow meters, blowers, pumps, valves and processes
  • Analyze problems and make process adjustments as needed
  • Perform calibrations and maintenance of pH, dissolved oxygen, chlorine and temperature meters
  • Maintain compliance with all regulatory and safety requirements
  • Able to work occasional overtime, holidays, weekends, and nights as required

What you will bring:

  • 3 Years experience in wastewater treatment, water treatment and water distribution
  • SC Class B Biological Wastewater Treatment Operator License
  • SC Class D Water Treatment License
  • SC Class D Water Distribution License
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Knowledge operation and maintenance of water treatment plants that use chlorine gas and sodium hypochlorite
  • Understanding of compliance field lab monitoring, sampling, reporting and quality control procedures
  • Ability to able to climb ladders and lift and carry a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with computers in a Windows based environment
  • Self-starter and work independently and remotely
  • Valid driver's license



Innovative and reliable for more than a century, Weston & Sampson strives to make the world a better place through interdisciplinary design, engineering, and environmental services. An employee-owned company (ESOP) of more than 725 professionals, we are seeking talented technical and professional individuals to join our growing firm. Dedicated to improving quality of life for both our clients and our employees, we offer opportunities to collaborate on meaningful projects that transform the environment, with a team that respects and values your ideas. Weston & Sampson offers a flexible work environment, competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and dynamic career growth, in an equitable and welcoming corporate culture that embraces diverse perspectives and experiences and recognizes people for their contributions.


Weston & Sampson is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace the rich perspectives and experiences that arise from people of different races, ethnicities, cultures, sexual orientation, gender identities, ages, socio-economic statuses, abilities, and religions, as well as valuable insight from other untapped groups without our Weston & Sampson family and the communities we serve. 


Your world is always changing, and so are we. Join us as we grow: https://www.westonandsampson.com/join-our-team/


A Note to Third-Party Recruiters:

Weston & Sampson coordinates all recruiting and hiring at our company.  We do not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters, staffing agencies or related firms.  Resumes are only accepted if a signed agreement is in place.  All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Weston & Sampson.  Weston & Sampson is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


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