The Quarter Century Operator Club recognizes operators of wastewater treatment facilities for their service and dedication in a difficult and dangerous profession. The Club was created under the sponsorship of Frank Woodbury Jones, who served as the Clubs' first registrar.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Member of WEF for a minimum of five consecutive years immediately preceding application.
  • Significant, full-time participant in the water environment profession for a minimum of 25 years,
    • 10 years of which must have been in active participation in the day-to-day collections, maintenance, operations, laboratory, or management of a wastewater transportation or treatment facility.
  • Completed and signed application

Applications Accepted From: WEF Professional Wastewater Operations Members

E-mail or Mail Applications to:

Water Environment Federation Awards Program
 Nick Bardis
601 Wythe Street
Alexandria VA 22314


Phone: 703-684-2400; ext. 7731