Water Treatment Technician

Hutchinson Technology

Job Summary

A successful Waste Water Technician applicant has a Water Treatment (or related) degree and experience in the field of water treatment. This applicant is a safety oriented, self-driven individual who enjoys being a part of the water treatment process, providing expertise to other departments, and troubleshooting as necessary.


Operate the various water treatment systems in conformance with manufacturer’s and plant operation’s specifications.

Ensure all waste treatment systems perform such that the waste effluent will comply with local, state and federal guidelines or rules for discharge into a local water treatment system.

Perform preventive work orders which involve following instructions given in the work order and the manufacturer’s instructions given in any particular system’s software manuals.

Perform corrective work orders (repair jobs) involving skills working with the components of the systems being operated.

Must perform safely at all times observing all applicable guidance with emphasis on Lock Out Tag Out procedures for all energized equipment.

Fill out work order history for all work completed in CMMS.

Follow the daily or weekly instructions of the maintenance supervisor. Individual is expected to think and act on his/her own throughout a work day with little or no supervision at times.

Learn new skills as they are required. Must have ability to teach self if given appropriate training materials.

Must apply reasoning skills to the work to be performed (use common sense and understanding or equipment).


Technical degree specializing in Water Treatment or related field or 5 years experience in a Water Treatment facility.

One year of experience in the field of water treatment is preferred.

Must be able to wear required safety equipment and personal protective equipment.

Must have good oral and written communications skills.

Must be a self-starter in a team environment.

Personal computer skills are required.

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and stand/walk for majority of 10-12 hour shift.

Must be able to kneel, crouch, bend, stoop, climb, balance for the majority of shift.

Position Schedule:

Typical hours: 6pm – 6am

Schedule Type: 5/4 (5 days on, 4 days off, 4 days on, 5 days off)

Hutchinson Technology offers a comprehensive benefits package including: benefits available day one, paid time off, 401(k), weekly payroll, onsite gym facility, climate controlled environment at 70°, and so much more!

Hutchinson Technology, a TDK Group Company, is an equal opportunity employer.

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