Water treatment Operator

  • Location:

    Baghdad, Iraq

  • Sector:

  • Contact:

    Steve Al-Bazy

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:


MSELECT is looking to hire a Water treatment Operator for an industrial and distribution group in Baghdad. Candidates must have a minimum of 3 Years experience in the same field. Fluency in English and Arabic is a must.

Role Purpose

To handle all water filtration operation / maintenance including process water and waste water treatment plant to ensure that output water specification comply with internal quality specification.

Key responsibilities

1. Water treatment plant operation

Key Activities

  • Monitor the operation and maintenance of all R.O units.
  • Conduct all daily tests related to water quality or machines accountability.
  • Chemical preparation, storing and inventory
  • Lead in trouble shooting and preventive maintenance scheduling including the PM execution in all machine components.
  • Support utilities technician and external contactors in main servicing activities, keeping records.
  • Maintain R.O membrane in good condition. Conduct membrane probe testing.
  • GMP and GHK responsible


  • No major shutdown due to water supply.
  • Maintain the record and take the immediate corrective action.
  • Maintain the chemicals stock within min/max range and report to supervisor.
  • Capable to troubleshoot all related errors in WTP
  • GMP score higher than 90%

2. Effluent Plant

Key Activities

  • Monitor ETP operation and maintenance.
  • Conduct all daily tests related to ETP operation.
  • Conduct daily check list.
  • Maintain GMP/GHK implementation.


  • Maintain the ETP with high efficiency referring to operation expectation


3. Continual Improvement

Key Activities

  • Keep all files and data in safe place.
  • Monitoring chemical usage and inventory.
  • Maintain GMP/GHK implementation.
  • Monitoring filters replacement.


  • Monitoring the waste water quality and make sure zero record of violation.


Qualification and Experience

  • Diploma in chemical science or related field.
  • Minimum 3 Years experience in same field.
  • Hard worker
  • English Language (speaking, Writing)
  • Capable to use computer
  • Perform water treatment analysis. (PH, chloride, alkalinity, iron, TDS, turbidity, chlorine, hardness)
  • Perform waste water analysis. (COD, MLSS, TDS, TSS, PH)

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process