Broken Arrow Job Alert: Water Plant Operator


The City of Broken Arrow is hunting for a new Water Plant Operator. This full-time position is based at the Water Treatment Plant, 6670 S. 361st E. Ave. and is responsible for, well, operating the water plant! For more info or application info, please click HERE!

Major Duties:
  • Operates equipment to purify and clarify water for human consumption, industrial use, and fire protection
  • Collects representative water samples from the plant and performs chemical, physical, and bacteriological tests to assure water quality; submits samples for testing as required
  • Determines and adds specified amounts of chemicals such as chlorine to disinfect, deodorize, and clarify water
  • Calibrates equipment and adjusts chemical feeders for optimal treated water output
  • Monitors computers, charts, dials, pumps, chemical feeders, laboratory equipment, meters, and gauges to determine status of various plant functions
  • Reads and records chemical usage; fills chemical feeders; mixes chemicals; changes reagents
  • Checks motors and pumps for excessive noise and temperatures
  • Ensures plant is safe and secure
  • Performs plant maintenance, grounds keeping, and housekeeping duties
  • Adjusts output to meet demands
  • Removes sludge from settling basin
  • Operates a tractor, backhoe, or front-end loader
  • Responds to emergency situations
  • Performs the duties of the Assistant Water Plant Manager in his or her absence
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


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