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Member Job Posting: Government of Alberta -

Job Title: Drinking Water/Wastewater Operator Certification Program Lead

Job ID: 1030849





2016 Awards Nominations are Now Open! -

ANKENY, Iowa – (June 15, 2015) Here is your opportunity to recognize those individuals whose contributions have made a positive and last...




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ANKENY, Iowa – (Mar. 31, 2015) Do YOU have a message to share with our key industry members? The opportunity to do so is now! The Association...




Model Standards Conformity Assessment Service -

ANKENY, Iowa - (Oct. 16, 2014) Publishing the Model Standards of Operator Certification marked a major step toward providing comprehensive...




How to Become an Ohio EPA Certified Operator -

ANKENY, Iowa - (Jan. 23, 2014) ABC is an approved exam provider for Ohio EPA. As an approved exam provider, ABC offers computerized operator c...




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Engineers, accountants, and countless other professionals have long had the opportunity to earn designations that let their industry peers, their customers, and the public know they have mastered the most rigorous standards of their respective industries. Water and wastewater operators have not had the same opportunity –– until now. ABC’s Certification Commission for Environmental Professionals (C2EP) proudly introduces the Professional Operator (PO) designation for C2EP certified water treatment, distribution, wastewater treatment, and collection operators.

This unique offering creates new opportunities for career advancement. C2EP’s standardized certification and the PO designation make skills transferable and allow for uniform recognition of professional credentials. Earning a PO is a smart career move that may increase earning potential and expand job opportunities.

For more information on how to get started toward the Professional Operator certification and professional designation, visit