Career outlook for water treatment technician
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Currently employed in Scotland
What's it like?
You would use the equipment in a water treatment plant to make water clean and safe for people to drink.
You could also process sewage, chemicals and other waste to make it safe.
- Use equipment such as sludge processing and pumping stations
- Clean and look after septic tanks, filters and other equipment
- Make small repairs and report major problems to engineers
- Add chemicals to treat the water
- Check and record water and gas levels
You would need to be willing to work difficult hours, and to follow strict health and safety rules at all times.
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