Water Care Technologist

Water care technologists are responsible for the purification of water by removing harmful household and industrial substances from the water.

They assist in operating water works for drinking water, wastewater and/or industrial effluent.

Water care technologists may be involved in laboratory duties such as analysis of water samples, as well as research and the development of new, improved unit operations in water care technology.


  • mining companies

  • water boards

  • Department of Water Affairs

  • chemical manufacturing industries

  • Eskom

  • Sasol

  • municipalities

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