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Process Operator II

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Date: Sep 9, 2022

Location: Richmond, VA, US, 23237

Company: Evoqua

About Evoqua Water Technologies

Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 160 locations across ten countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide.

Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.

Process Operator Position Summary

Evoqua Water Technologies is looking for an experienced Process Operator located in the Richmond, VA facility.

This is a first shift position, 7:00am - 3:30pm, Monday - Friday with overtime and weekend work periodically.  The Process Operator performs a wide variety of manufacturing functions on a daily bases.  This role is based in an ion exchange regeneration facility.

Employee Benefits and Perks

  • Generous PTO package- 15 days/120 Hours to start
  • Paid Holidays
  • Dollar-for-dollar 401k match up to 4% of annual salary, with a profit-sharing component becoming available after 1 year of employment.
  • Customizable benefits package with a multitude of options. Benefits effective immediately provided enrollment is completed within 30 days of hire date.
  • Career progression plans
  • Reward and Recognition Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible Spending Account options
  • Company Wellness Program
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Retirement Plan

The above is only the beginning of what Evoqua has to offer. With over 160 locations spread throughout 10 countries, room for growth is essentially in your hands. If you believe that we would be the right fit for you, please apply today.

Process Operator Responsibilities and Tasks

Role will be primarily responsible for all carbon production but can also include other duties as necessary. This includes quality control testing of products prior to release and assisting in resolving routine manufacturing problems affecting daily operations. Plant environment includes the use of water and chemicals.

Process Operator Requirements

Experience in a water or chemical plant is desired but not required. Plumbing and mechanical ability is a plus as well considering the nature of the plant processes. Basic computer knowledge is required, including Windows and Microsoft Office applications. Applicant must be able to lift and move a minimum of 50 pounds and be extremely safety conscious.

Must be able to follow standard procedures and have a solid attention to detail in this regard.  Must be able to take direction and be flexible as daily requirements can change quickly due to the emergency nature of our business.

Position reports to plant supervisor. 

Additional Details


Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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Nearest Major Market: Richmond