Hotline: 0123-456-789

Water treatment worker

How to become a water treatment worker

You can get into this job through:

  • a college course
  • an apprenticeship
  • applying directly

Skills and knowledge

You’ll need:

  • knowledge of maths
  • the ability to use, repair and maintain machines and tools
  • to be flexible and open to change
  • to be thorough and pay attention to detail
  • knowledge of physics
  • the ability to work on your own
  • the ability to accept criticism and work well under pressure
  • knowledge of public safety and security
  • to be able to carry out basic tasks on a computer or hand-held device

What you’ll do

Day-to-day tasks

Your day-to-day tasks may include:

  • operating equipment to treat sewage
  • cleaning and maintaining tanks and filters
  • adding chemicals and microbes to treat water
  • taking readings and keeping accurate records
  • checking drinking water samples for quality

Working environment

You could work in a control room.

Your working environment may be dirty, physically demanding, cramped, at height and outdoors in all weathers.

You may need to wear protective clothing.

Career path and progression

With experience, you could become a team leader. With further training, you could become an engineering technician or a water engineer.

Leave your thoughts

Categories

Recent Posts

Archives

MENA Water Jobs
Our website deals specifically with Water employment and careers.

Contact Us

MENA Water Jobs  Inc.
0000 “name of street” Street, Cairo, “Postalcode”, Egypt
contact@menawaterjobs.com
www.MENAWaterJobs.com