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.
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...
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...
February 27, 2017
South Valley Water Reclamation Facility is accepting applications for an Operator Trainee -- Must have knowledge of 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 I wastewater certificate within 18 months from date of employment. This is a fulltime position with benefits. Annual Salary: $31,767. Physical/Drug testing is required. Equal Opportunity Employer.
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March 02, 2017
Food and water. We can’t live without them, but many people around the world are living without enough of either. The good news is that amazing work is being done to combat both drought and famine.
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