Operator Certification Committee

The Operator Certification Committee supports ADEQ's Operator Certification Program. Committee members participate in virtual or in-person meetings at least twice a year to provide technical advice and develop recommendations to ensure a sustainable, leading-edge program for Arizona’s water and wastewater certified operators. 

Members

The committee consists of 11 members, serving a maximum term of 3 years:

  • An ADEQ employee
  • A wastewater treatment plant operator with a Grade 4 certification
  • A water treatment plant operator with a Grade 4 certification
  • A wastewater collection system operator with a Grade 4 certification
  • A water distribution system operator with a Grade 4 certification
  • A faculty member teaching sanitary sciences at an Arizona university or community college
  • A professional engineer, registered and residing in Arizona, engaged in consulting in the field of sanitary engineering
  • An elected or appointed municipal official
  • A representative of an investor-owned water or wastewater facility
  • A representative of a small public water system
  • A remote operator representative

Meeting Materials

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Sept. 28, 2022

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June 29, 2022

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