PDS Tech Inc Water Treatment Specialist in Palmdale, California

PDS Tech Inc. is seeking a Water Treatment Specialist, in Palmdale, CA.


  • Performs maintenance of plant equipment and facilities.

  • Conducts water level measurements and interprets data.

  • Loads and unloads chemicals.

  • Collects samples for analytical purposes.

  • Performs basic and intermediate laboratory analytical techniques on water samples.

  • Performs calculations related to dosing, flow rates, and other weights and measures.

  • Complies with all safety standards and practices as they pertain to equipment, facility operations and chemical handling.

  • May require after hour work due to 24 hour operation.

  • Available for emergency response, 24 hours/day, seven days/week.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills or competencies associated with this job.

  • Operates and monitors, under general direction, a variety of water supply and treatment equipment such as:

  • Groundwater wells.

  • Pumping systems.

  • Chemical feeders.

  • Measuring and control systems.

  • Filtration and exchange units.

  • May perform shift operator duties as defined by the SWRCB.


  • High School with 10 years experience as a water treatment specialist.

  • Possession of a valid Class C California driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.

  • Possession of a Grade II Water Treatment Certificate.

  • Possession of a Grade III Water Distribution Certificate as determined by State Water Resources Control Board for a classified T2/D3 water system.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have advanced MS Word and Excel experience.

  • Outstanding reliability, efficiency, organizational skills and follow through.

  • Ability to meet constant deadlines.

  • Superior Detail Orientation skills.

  • Strong understanding of Water Board requirements and compliance.

  • High school diploma (prefer a BS in Chemistry or related field of study) or Military water treatment MOS and or experience.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.