We Put Ourselves in Tight Spots to Care for Our System

At 6’2”, Randy Westendorf fit right in as a linebacker for the University of Colorado football team. Imagine that same man, now a facilities inspector working for King County Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD), squeezed into a 48” wide manhole. That visual (seen above) caught the eye of a coworker, and became a feature in an…

Beyond the Call of Duty

While “I work with wastewater” isn’t exactly a picturesque high school reunion conversation starter, you’ll be hard pressed to find a King County Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD) employee abashed by the subject matter. It’s a common theme that once you start a career with WTD, you tend to not want to leave. “I was here…