Outstanding Operator of the Year Award Nomination

The WEAT Outstanding Operator of the Year Award shall be presented to a wastewater treatment plant operator (municipal or industrial) in the State of Texas who has demonstrated outstanding professionalism at his/her facility and has performed his/her duties tirelessly and with dedication to the betterment of the water environment. Separate municipal and industrial plaques may be awarded simultaneously in any single year.

General Criteria:
  1. The nominee shall be a member of WEAT. The WEAT Membership Number must be provided.
  2. The nominee shall maintain a current operator's license in the State of Texas.
  3. The nominee shall be involved in the day-to-day activities at a single plant for at least one year preceding the nomination.
  4. The nominee shall continually strive to improve professionally through training seminars and classes.
  5. The nominee actively participates in public education through such activities as plant tours, etc.
  6. The nomination shall include at least three letters of recommendation to include at least one letter from a co-worker.
  7. A one-page summary of how the nominee meets the criteria and why the nominee should receive the award is required.
You may also email letters to awards@weat.org

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