Job Description: Water treatment specialists are primarily responsible for supervising or performing the installation and operation of water purification equipment, as well as dealing with water storage and distribution operations and activities. They also inspect facilities and food supplies for the presence of disease, germs or other conditions hazardous to health and the environment. Job duties include: perform water quality analysis testing and verification; assist in water reconnaissance and site preparation; operate and maintain water treatment equipment; assist in setup of water treatment activity.

  • Branch Branch: Army
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 92W
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $36,593
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: GM: 88
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Construction & Engineering
Average Age
27 Average Age
Average Age
1,613 Number Employed
Average Age
5.0 YearsAverage Employment


Pros: Health and Dental are free and education is mostly paid for

Cons: Put the wrong type of people in commanding positions


Would pull 24 hour duty and go out in the field a lot and I loved every minute of it. Teaches you how to take care of yourself as well as others when you literally have nothing but the uniform you’re wearing and a water supply