Water Treatment Operator
An optional co-operative work-term is also offered following the second semester, combining the traditional academic program with a four-month term of related industrial work experience.
The Water Treatment Operator program prepares students for careers as operators responsible for providing guidance and support to SAGD operations, including analyzing specifications and controlling continuous operation of the SAGD Water Plant units and equipment.
You will have career opportunities in the energy industry, which will involve working for oil sands producers in field operations.
Water Treatment Operator graduates are skilled in communication, mentoring qualities, team work, organization and pay attention to detail.
Students with higher secondary or post-secondary marks usually experience greater success in SAIT programs.