Case Studies

Large Municipal Water Utility

About This Case

A municipal water treatment plant struggled to find qualified senior water treatment operators and was worried of overworking their existing operators. waterTALENT was hired to provide a Water Treatment Supervisor to support treatment plant operations and provide on-call support for after hours calls.

Position details

  • Monitored and supervised operation of a 50 MGD conventional water treatment plant
  • Provided full-time support followed by monthly on-call, after-hours support to provide operator relief.

Operator Experience

  • 25 years experience
  • Former position: Chief Utilities System Operator
  • Certified at highest-level for water treatment operations

Duration

  • 5+ months or until suitable replacement identified.

Aftermath

  • Ongoing, as City conducts full-time recruitment and a compensation study
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