Water Treatment Plant Operator at HR Leverage Africa


HRLeverage delivers excellent spectrum of HR Business Solutions and strategic management support services through a customs built approach for organisations. As a premium professional HR Boutique firm domicile in Africa, with our global pertners, we leverage on technology in providing a on-stop human resources services to various industries in terms of staffing, outsourcing, executive search and recruitment, Hr advisory, HR4SMEs, Expatriate management.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Water Treatment Plant Operator

Location: Onitsha, Anambra
Employment Type: Full-time

The Role

  • The Water Treatment Plant Operator responsibilities will include carrying out assigned treatment plant rounds; inspect, monitor, troubleshoot, performing tests and document plant processes by reading plant equipment gauges, dials, graphs, online analyzers, computer screens, meters and other instrumentation.
  • The incumbent will operate and adjust treatment plant pumps, motors, feeders and other equipment to maintain appropriate plant operations while maintaining, compiling and updating plant operations logs and reports.


  • Maintain and update accurate records for the treatment process and prepare log deliveries for the same.
  • Prepare and documents all data for a treatment facility for raw water and high service pump stations.
  • Monitor all operational issues and report any malfunctions.
  • Assist to install water treatment facility and analyze equipment requirements for chemical and biology laboratories.
  • Administer treatment plants and perform operational adjustments for various residual and hardness.
  • Maintain efficient use of a pump and ensure appropriate lubrication for all machines and monitor water pressure.
  • Prepare and submit monthly reports for smooth functioning of plant operations.
  • Install, maintain, repair, modify, troubleshoot and service plant operations machinery and equipment including pumps, valves, motors, meters, tanks, reservoirs, feeders, and online analyzers; change lubrications.
  • Collect and document liquid and solid samples and perform a variety of routine water quality laboratory tests; work closely with the laboratory on testing processes; monitor laboratory results; collect water samples as required by the Golden Oil and SNF
  • Perform general plant facility maintenance such as cleaning, painting and repairing plant facilities; perform various grounds maintenance duties as required.
  • Perform regular maintenance work on chemical feed systems and alarm signals on the computer control systems.
  • Analyze, record, troubleshoots equipment problems, and proffer procedure recommendations to Senior Engineers.
  • Diagnose root cause and specify a method of repair for plant equipment.
  • Managing utility breakdown alerts
  • Adherence to standard operating procedures for the units assigned to you in Golden Oil industries
  • Ensuring KPI’s are met
  • Asset management of utility equipment’s and machinery
  • Complying with GMP and GDP
  • Complying with food safety guidelines as provided in quality and safety standards as updated from time to time under different standards.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Interested candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree
  • At least 4 years of relevant work experience.

Application Closing Date
18th October, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their updated CV to: abuja@hrleverageafrica.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


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