Water Quality Specialist via Indeed

Self-Help Enterprises

Visalia, CA, United States 🇺🇸

The Water Quality Specialist will work with our Emergency Services team responding to critical needs of Valley families. The Water Quality Specialist should understand the properties of water, water pollutants and clean drinking water standards. A background in a hard science, such as Chemistry, Biology, or Geology, or any related science degree would be preferred. Experience performing water sampling testing and/or water sampling techniques, or water well assessments would be beneficial.


  • Analyze and interpret water quality lab results
  • Recommend water filtration systems per water quality results and schedule installations of those systems with vendors.
  • Ensure quality assurance, testing, and analysis is conducted properly and within appropriate protocols
  • Answer inquiries from the vendors, team members and the public regarding water quality concerns
  • Collect data and maintain logs, reports, and records
  • Assist in planning and/or implementation of various public education events and programs related to water quality

Must Haves

  • Four-year college degree or equivalent work experience
  • Demonstrated technical skills that are relevant to water quality analysis
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage time and work tasks with a minimum of supervision
  • Ability to set priorities, work with multiple deadlines, have independent judgement
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with team members, government agency representatives, and the publics.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

Work Location:

  • One location

Company’s website:

  • https://www.selfhelpenterprises.org/

Company’s Facebook page:

  • https://www.facebook.com/selfhelpenterprises

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place