Operate or control an entire process or system of machines, often through the use of control boards, to transfer or treat water or wastewater.Explore this career in the military
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Employment of water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators is projected to decline 4 percent from 2019 to 2029. As water and wastewater treatment plants become more advanced with automated systems to manage treatment processes, fewer workers may be needed. Although some work can be automated, plants will still need skilled workers to operate increasingly complex controls and water and wastewater systems.Read More
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