Job Listing Overview


·         Reports to:  Water Plant Superintendent

·         This job is classified as Safety Sensitive

·         Responsible for the execution of Water Plant operations to produce clean water in compliance with all Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) regulations. 

·         Understand water treatment theory/technology and apply that knowledge at the Water Plant.


 ·         Monitors supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) program to maintain a continuing check on the proper and efficient operation at the Water Plant facility.

·         Collects water samples and preform lab analysis every two hours.  Perform other water analyses as directed.

·         Maintain accurate records of all lab data, operational data, chemical deliveries, and maintenance issues.

·         Physically check all pumps and Water Plant processes.

·         Monitor water pressures and tank levels to maintain efficient use of pumps.

·         Analyze lab data for efficient and proper use of chemicals.

·         Perform operational adjustments as needed.

·         Monitor by SCADA: Plant II (remote pump station), Wastewater Treatment Plant, West lift station, and security gate.

·         Communicate issues or concerns of processes or treatment to the Superintendent and/or to the next operator on shift.

·         Communicate with the maintenance staff when needed.

·         Maintain a clean working environment.

·         Rotating shift work is required.

·         Safely perform duties in accordance with OSHA policies.

·         Other duties as assigned by the Water Plant Superintendent or Executive Director.


Candidate Qualifications/Profile

1     Education – H.S. or GED; Any college is a plus. 

·         Valid Class C OKDEQ water operator license required with the ability to achieve a Class B license within 18 months.

·         Valid Class C OKDEQ water operator lab license.

·         Requires enrollment and completion of 40-hour Hazwoper training course with 8-hr renewals each year.

·         Valid Class D Oklahoma Driver License


2    Experience – A minimum of 5 years in Water Plant operations.

Prefer experience with municipal or Water Plant operations.