"We consistently, professionally, and economically produce a high quality drinking water that meets the needs of our customers.”
The Plattsburgh Water Filtration Plant is responsible for the safe and efficient production of quality potable water 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year. All operators are certified by the state of New York. The Chief Operator has the highest available certification: NYS Grade 1A.
Some of the specific duties of the operator are the proper dosing of chemicals and the operation of pumps. The Operators are also responsible for monitoring the operation of the plant and for doing laboratory analysis of water samples on a routine basis.
Our operators receive training in all aspects of treatment and treatment advances. They are prepared to address any operating difficulty from changing raw water characteristics to mechanical failure. Quality is first rate. In 2007 filter water quality was always less than .02 NTU although standard allows for 0.5 NTU.
The Chief Operator is responsible for preparing reports, supervising employees, and monitoring the day-to-day operation of the plant to ensure that high quality water, meeting all standards is produced.
If you are interested in setting up a tour of our facility for your school or group, or for more information please contact our Chief Operator. Please be advised that no pictures or video taping is allowed.