Our Mission

At South Valley Water Reclamation Facility, we are tasked with treating wastewater 24 hours a day seven days a week 365 days a year.  We currently treat approximatley 20 million gallons of water a day.  The water discharged from this facility goes into the Jordan River and must be of a quality to meet the requirements of our NPDES permit. 

Treatment Process

Any water which you put down your sink, drain or toilet comes to our facility where the "dirty" water is treated to remove the contamination before the water is returned to the environment.  This is basically a three step process ... Learn more...

Conservation Tips

There are a number of easy ways to save water, and they all start with you. When you save water, you save money on your utility bills. Here are just a few ways... Learn more...

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Wastewater Plant Operator Trainee

April 26, 2018

South Valley Water Reclamation Facility is accepting applications for an Operator Trainee - Duties include monitoring wastewater plant processes, routine maintenance and operation of pumps and blowers associated with wastewater treatment. This position is a rotating 12 hour shift working days, nights, weekends and holidays. High school graduate or equivalent, valid Utah driver's license, some wastewater experience preferred, and must obtain a Grade 1 wastwater certificate within 18 months from date of employment. This is a fulltime position with benefits. Starting salary: $32,402. Physical/Drug testing is required. Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send resume/employment application to

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Drinking Water Week—May 6-12, 2018

Drinking Water Week—May 6-12, 2018

May 01, 2018

Did you know that May 6-12, is Drinking Water WeekA week to celebrate WATER! May 6 kicks off this year’s Drinking Water Week with an invitation to “Protect the Source." "The American Water Works Association and the water community across North America will celebrate Drinking Water Week by recognizing the vital role drinking water plays in our daily lives, and how we can take personal responsibility in caring for our tap water and protecting it at its source. “When we get to know our local drinking water sources, we come to understand that it is our duty as consumers and community stewards to protect and preserve them,” said AWWA Chief Executive Officer David LaFrance. “Drinking Water Week provides a great opportunity to learn the various ways in which we can each protect our source water so it’s available for future generations.”  AWWA

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