Water Distribution Operator

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
The Des Moines Water Works
Industries
O*Net Code
47-2152.00
Rapids Code
2092
Req. Hours
23900
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

3 skill sets | 14 total skills | 23900 total hours
Operate and maintain distribution system piping and appurtenances - 20000 req. hrs
Pipe Materials (type, class, restraint, fittings)
4000 hrs
Valves (types, operation, maintenance)
4000 hrs
Hydrants (types, operation, maintenance)
4000 hrs
Hand Tool and Hand Power Tool Usage
4000 hrs
Vehicle and Equipment Operation (dump trucks, hydrant crane, valve operator)
4000 hrs
Water Quality - 22100 req. hrs
Flushing and Pitot Readings
700 hrs
Sampling (Turbidity and Chlorine)
700 hrs
Water Outage Procedures
700 hrs
Safety - 23900 req. hrs
General Safety
300 hrs
Personal Protective Equipment
300 hrs
Excavation Safety
300 hrs
Competent Person
300 hrs
Traffic Control
300 hrs
Utility Locates
300 hrs