Water Plant Operator

Sharyland Water Supply Corporation
Alton, TX 78573
$14 - $27 an hour - Full-time

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  • $14 - $27 an hour

Job type

  • Full-time

Shift and schedule

  • 8 hour shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Night shift


Alton, TX 78573

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  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Full job description

Pay Based on Qualifications and TCEQ License

Plant Operator Trainee - $14

D License - $15

C License - $18

B License - $21

A License - $24

Job Summary

Under direct supervision, this position involves performing a variety of duties involved in monitoring and controlling the mechanical, electrical, and chemical equipment used in water treatment. Ensures that all Plant, Booster and Pump Stations equipment is properly operating and maintained. Performs laboratory test procedures and keeps accurate records. Add water treatment chemicals to day tanks and records same, calculates chemical dosage daily raw and treated water usage. Backwash filters and recycles backwash as needed. Collects water samples, runs daily water quality test, interprets and records results. Candidate will be responsible for system breakdowns and after-hour emergencies. Provides great customer service and other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

1. High School Diploma / GED

2. Candidate must Possess minimum Class “D” Water License.

3. Must be able to work a rotation shift schedule to include day, evening and night.

4. Good math skills

5. Good Communication Skills (reading, writing, and speaking)

6. Customer Service

7. Problem Solving/Analysis

8. Detail oriented

9. Ability to perform light manual labor to maintain equipment and structures.

10. Must have a current Valid Texas Driver’s License

(English/Spanish) preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00 - $27.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Night shift
  • Overnight shift

Application Question(s):

  • What Water Treatment License do you Possess?


  • Water treatment: 1 year (Required)


  • Surface Water License (Required)

Work Location: In person

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