hydroelectric plant operator




Hydroelectric plant operators operate and maintain the equipment used in the production of energy from the movement of water. They monitor the measuring equipment, assess the production needs, and adapt the water flow to meet these needs. They also perform repairs and maintenance duties.

Alternative label

  • hydroelectric power plant technician

  • hydropower plant operator

  • hydro-power plant worker

  • hydro-power plant operator

  • hydroelectric plant worker

  • hydro plant worker

  • hydropower plant technician

  • hydro-power plant technician

  • hydro-power plant operative

  • hydroelectric plant operative

  • hydropower plant operative

  • hydro plant operative

  • hydropower plant worker

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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