Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Water Treatment Operator is C$23.69
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Water Treatment Operators?
An entry-level Water Treatment Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$20.49 based on 13 salaries. An early career Water Treatment Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.89 based on 62 …Read more
What Do Water Treatment Operators Do?
Water treatment operators help ensure that residents within a proscribed area have access to clean and safe water. Broadly, water treatment operators ensure that water treatment plants produce a supply of water that meets the requirements of federal and municipal legislation in accordance with applicable standards and policies.
Typically under the supervision of a local office of public works, water treatment operators work to make sure that a water treatment plant continues to function …Read more
- Maintain water testing and treatment plant equipment.
- Maintains documentation and records of plant operations and data.
- Collect, test, and analyze water samples.
- Operate wells and chemical feed systems, and oversee store tank levels to ensure compliance with regulations.