Project #4663

Building Workforce Skills for Intelligent Water Operations

$161,503
In Progress
Principal Investigator
Ben
Stanford
Research Manager
Ms. Mary Smith
Contractor
American Water
Utility Management
Intelligent Water Systems
Workforce

Abstract

This project will help prepare utilities for the workforce changes anticipated as they implement increased automation and smart water technologies. It will examine changing job requirements for the workforce of the future at key stages leading up to the year 2040. It will also explore various means of attracting and training both new and existing workers to fill these more skilled positions.