Water system operators are responsible for operating, monitoring, and controlling water treatment facilities and distribution systems utilizing SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) to ensure appropriate water supply, quality, and pressure. Operators oversee the potable and reclaimed water systems and also respond to inquiries regarding water system problems and water quality concerns.
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Grade 2 certifications in water treatment and water distribution or equivalent are required at time of application. Rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays are mandatory. The positions are open until Feb. 28. Oral board interviews are scheduled for March 20.