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Aquarion looks for people who are talented, driven and share our values and commitment. We respect our customers, each other and the environment. We respond to customer needs, and we take responsibility for our actions. And in all our pursuits, we constantly strive for excellence.

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Water Quality Field Technician (Non-Union)

Sep 8, 2020 Connecticut

A position is available in the WQM department for a Field Technician who will primarily be responsible for conducting field investigations to support Water Quality Management, Customer Service and various operating departments. A high school diploma, some background in Science (Biology, Microbiology, and Environmental Science) or Associates Degree in Science preferred, a valid Connecticut Driver's License, and the ability to obtain a DEP Boat Operator’s Certificate to operate a motor boat is required. The ideal candidate must have good communication and customer service skills, be able to swim, lift a minimum of 75 lbs., and drive long distances to complete sample collection runs. He or she may enter confined spaces and work with hazardous chemicals and small hand tools. The primary duties are:

  • Conduct field investigations that require collecting water samples and performing field tests with advanced testing meters and equipment for compliance and water quality monitoring.
  • Collect samples, perform site evaluations and provide water quality information for customers with water quality concerns.
  • Provide support to Supply, Utility and Service Operations departments with on-site treatment process feedback and field investigations at treatment plants, distribution systems and customer premises.
  • Provide maintenance on supplies and equipment used in sample collection, weekly maintenance of assigned vehicles, and prepares sample bottles for collection.
  • Provide support to the Information Services Coordinator with customer water quality problem resolution, providing water quality information directly to the customer
  • Assist Laboratory Technicians with reagent preparation, quality assurance and sample preparation for contract laboratories.
  • Record sample and test result data, and enter into LIMS databases.
  • Various other duties as required.
  • Perform all duties in a manner consistent with the Company's mission to be the service provider, employer and investment of choice through a relentless commitment to excellence.

Resumes and cover letters should be sent to, include your phone number and the location(s) in which you are interested.

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Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut
600 Lindley Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606

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About Aquarion Water Company

Aquarion Water Company is the public water supply company for more than 625,000 people in 52 cities and towns throughout Connecticut, as well as serving customers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It is the largest investor-owned water utility in New England and among the seven largest in the U.S. based in Bridgeport, CT, it has been in the public water supply business since 1857. Across its operations, Aquarion strives to act as a responsible steward of the environment and to assist the communities it serves in promoting sustainable practices. Aquarion Water Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Eversource.

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