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Process Operator II

Date: Sep 10, 2021

Location: Rockford, IL, US, 61103

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua has the strength of a major global business while embracing the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup.  Our innovative products have been solving the world’s water problems for more than 100 years.  Today, we are building on that strong history of success – transforming water for our customers enriching the lives of consumers.  


Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and services helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and equips the leisure and commercial industries to maximize productivity and profitability.  Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help meet their needs for clean water.


What does it mean to work here. . .


Our Mindset:  We put customers first.  We know we succeed only when our customers succeed. To that end, we make decisions at lowest possible levels, at fastest possible speeds – freeing employees to respond to customers quickly and effectively without sacrificing safety or quality.


Our organization: We work as “One Evoqua”.  We collaborate across our global enterprise. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, no single product, group or unit succeeds on their own, no matter how remarkable they are.  We are one team.


Our People: We hire for brains and heart.  We are industry experts who foster great relationships with colleagues and customers.  We value technical knowledge and experience, alongside business insight and people smarts.  We nurture both the hard and soft skills of our talent.


Our Leadership: We lead from where we are.  We take ownership.  We lead from all levels.  We value the opportunity to grow, as a business and as people.  We hold each other accountable to make the right things happen for maximum performance. 


Our promise:  Grow with the Best. We grow with the best.  We are on the move.  As the world’s first choice for water solutions, our workplace will continue to evolve and expand, and so will the opportunities.  This is a workplace that nourishes talented people.  Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua. 


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

Transforming Water - Enriching Life


Evoqua Water Technologies is seeking a Process Operator II for our Rockford, IL Ultra High Purity water filtration regeneration plant. This position will be responsible for the regeneration of cation and anion exchange resin used in the semi-conductor and Nuclear Power Industry.  Evoqua’s specialty ion exchange resin services are designed to help operate water treatment systems efficiently and cost effectively for our customers. 


** This is a 2nd shift position – working 2:30am -11pm **

Core Responsibilities and Tasks;

Must follows all policies and guidelines regarding workplace safety and product quality

  • Sorts bottles by size and resin
  • Loads and unloads deliveries to and from regional branches
  • Operates forklift to move bottles and materials through plant and on/off trucks
  • Off-loads bulk chemicals
  • Reads and follows documented regeneration processes
  • Evacuates bottles, regenerating resin batches
  • Fills and quality tests SDI products (process SDI product beginning to end)
  • Utilizes computer to enter production into database
  • Completes required quality control documentation
  • Monitors different meters, gauges, pressures
  • Able to troubleshoot and perform minor repairs on equipment, informs maintenance tech of needed maintenance and repairs




  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required.
  • Experience in operating process equipment within a chemical environment is preferred but not required.
  • Forklift experience is preferred but not required.  We will train on our equipment!


Evoqua offers 3 weeks of Paid Time Off within first year of employment, and a safe and family-oriented work environment.  Additional benefits include: Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurance benefits.   Paid holidays and 401K retirement plan. 





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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Evoqua does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidates from search firms.

Nearest Major Market: Rockford