wastewater treatment plant operator resume example with 10 years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Seasoned Water Treatment Plant Operator offering seven years of related experience. Skilled at operating front-end loaders and other equipment, restocking supplies and managing chemical and flow levels throughout the facility. Hardworking and reliable operator with strong ability to stay focused and organized. Highly proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality. Strong knowledge of factory background and equipment. Communicative and team-oriented with proficiency in Excel,SAP,GPM. Proven history of fostering Great attitude to meet team goals, individual and management objectives.

  • Report Writing
  • Adjusting Chemical Levels
  • Potable Water Expertise
  • Water Purification Systems
  • EPA Regulations Understanding
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Work Ethic
  • Basic Math
  • Team Building
  • Active Listening
  • Working Collaboratively
  • Reliable and Trustworthy
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Problem Resolution
  • PPE Use
  • Organizational Skills
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Friendly, Positive Attitude
07/2021 to Current
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Merck Kgaa Saint Louis, MO,
  • Sampled and tested wastewater, applied chemical dosing, received chemical shipments and performed wastewater plant preventive maintenance and minor corrective maintenance.
  • Compiled and maintained data and records for permit reporting according to regulatory requirements and documented plant procedural and safety standards.
  • Operated, monitored, maintained and performed troubleshooting for wastewater treatment facility mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Prepared field reports and performed process control analysis and verified compliance with local, state and federal operating regulations.
  • Monitored plant supervisory control and data acquisition system (SCADA), calibrated gauges, meters and controls and recorded readings for next shift.
  • Handled chlorine offloading, cleaned wastewater collection, treatment and reclamation-related equipment and facilities and performed periodic building maintenance.
  • Loaded sludge vessels and barges, operated plant vehicles and radiotelephones, performed rigging and hoisting and operated welding and burning equipment.
  • Performed water quality analysis testing and verification to ensure water was safe to drink.
  • Collected samples to assess water quality and tested for pH, hardness and sediment levels.
  • Conducted laboratory and field tests to monitor water and investigate sources of pollution.
  • Followed EPA and OSHA regulations to maintain safety of water and personnel.
  • Operated and maintained water treatment equipment.
  • Used forklifts, pumping equipment and air compressors frequently.
09/2016 to Current
Manufacturing Operator Saint-Gobain Corporation Berlin, NJ,
  • Set up machines for various jobs to maintain compliance with manufacturing thresholds and waste reduction initiatives.
  • Detected work-piece defects and machine malfunctions, maintaining apparatus to prevent future issues.
  • Lubricated parts and performed minor maintenance to improve machine function.
  • Documented daily production data and submitted accurate time logs to keep management up-to-date, using Excel/SAP.
  • Read and understood blueprints, product specifications and tooling instructions to plan correct operational sequences and prevent materials waste.
  • Completed written reports of problems and necessary repairs to forward to management and maintenance personnel.
  • Organized pallets and secured materials with plastic wrap to prepare for movement to skids.
  • Monitored and observed production line to watch for pile-ups and jams.
  • Operated forklift to place finished products on skids and transport to warehouse.
  • Controlled material usage to keep costs low, proactively investigating and resolving discrepancies to minimize waste.
  • Increased line efficiency and reduced accidents through 5S program implementation.
  • Met or exceeded target for on-time customer shipments.
  • Discovered and fixed root causes of issues negatively impacting production performance.
01/2014 to 09/2016
Jockey/Crane Operator City Of Hollywood, Fl Hollywood, FL,
  • Followed related safety regulations, contract requirements, company policies and operating procedures.
  • Operated mobile crane and moved materials to various locations.
  • Adhered to OSHA safety standards and precautions including weight capacity, tag lines and ground stability.
  • Inspected equipment and materials for defects prior to operating cranes to prevent malfunction or damage.
  • Completed assigned tasks accurately and within deadlines to meet site manager's specifications.
  • Performed routine crane repairs and assisted other operators.
  • Verified daily schedules and instructions with project manager prior to beginning work on project.
04/2012 to 12/2014
Irrigation Technician Silver Creek Country Club City, STATE,
  • Installed irrigation systems and tested components to demonstrate proper functionality.
  • Installed and programmed clocks, timers and rain sensors to maintain proper irrigation levels and reduce water waste. parts.
  • Repaired and maintained valves on diverse irrigation system models.
  • Completed weeding, mowing and planting for assigned landscape projects.
  • Utilized active listening and effective interpersonal skills to cultivate customer relationships that lasted years.
  • Sprayed fertilizer and pesticide solutions to control insects, fungus, weed growth, and diseases.
  • Followed maps and GPS systems to promptly complete tasks.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2011
High School Diploma:
Bangor Area School District - Bangor, PA,
Expected in
: Machine Shop Technology
Career Institute of Technology - Forks Township Pa,

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School Attended

  • Bangor Area School District
  • Career Institute of Technology

Job Titles Held:

  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
  • Manufacturing Operator
  • Jockey/Crane Operator
  • Irrigation Technician


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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