Case Studies

Large Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant

About This Case

A municipality was struggling to find qualified, mid-level wastewater operators for its 10 MGD conventional treatment plant. After contacting half a dozen other staffing firms, waterTALENT was the only firm that was able to supply them with the qualified operator who has since become a valued member of the team and may convert to a full-time employee of the City.

Position details

  • Performed a full range of duties related to plant operations, systems, equipment, pumps, and valves
  • Performed a variety of process control related duties

Operator Experience

  • 7 years experience
  • Certified in Water Treatment, Wastewater Treatment, and Water Distribution
  • Final position: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Duration

  • Ongoing operational day-to-day support
  • Followed by potential direct hire with the City

Aftermath

  • Positioned his self for full-time recruit (as a temp-to-hire) and he has proven through demonstrated work ethic to be exactly the type of operator any City struggles to find.
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