Loudoun Water, a public water and sewer utility located in Ashburn, Virginia, has an immediate opening for a Water Quality Technician.
We offer highly competitive salaries, a stable work environment, and excellent employee benefits.
The individual will collect water samples throughout our central distribution system and reservoirs for analysis to support the Water Quality Program. Additionally, the water quality technician is cross-trained to assist in some laboratory analyses, assisting in ensuring drinking water quality meets all required standards. The individual also will work closely with customers of the central distribution system for water quality inquiry calls that are received. The water quality technician will spend a probationary period working Monday-Friday while receiving necessary on the job training (approximately 3-4 months) and will then transition to a regular schedule including the weekend (i.e. Wednesday-Sunday/ Thursday-Monday/ exact schedule to be determined).
Requirements: Graduation from high school; three years work experience in plumbing or piping systems, or water and sewer utility work preferred. Ability to complete a Virginia Boater’s Safety Course within 4 months of start of employment. Must hold a valid driver’s license.