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  • 22 Nov 2021 11:00 AM | Association Manager (Administrator)


    JOB POSTING-UTLITY OPERATOR – MUNICIPALITY OF NORFOLK TREHERNE

    POSITION:                   Utility Operator – Permanent Full Time

    RATE OF PAY:             $21.57 to $28.77 per hour

    This is a unionized position and rate of pay is subject to change as a result of ongoing negotiations.

    POSTING DATE:          November 22, 2021

    CLOSING DATE:          open until filled

    DESCRIPTION:

    • Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Utility Operator position will be required to perform a variety of tasks and duties related to the operation of the utility systems in the Municipality. 
    • The successful applicant will demonstrate skill, knowledge and experience in the functions and operations of water treatment, water distribution, wastewater collection and wastewater treatment systems.
    • The successful applicant must be a team player possessing effective communication skills and must be courteous and respectful to Council, supervisors, co-workers and the general public.

    PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Operate and maintain equipment for the utility systems as well as performing the required tests, checks and sampling and maintaining and updating the daily records of operations.
    • Assist outside contractors when performing repairs, replacements or upgrades of utility infrastructure.
    • Assist in the maintenance and repair of utility and municipal infrastructure.
    • Operate, maintain and perform minor maintenance & servicing of utility facilities.
    • Follow safety protocols and ensure that work is completed in accordance to policies, procedures and other regulations or requirements.
    • Participate in training and upgrading of skills necessary to perform duties.
    • Perform routine duties and manual tasks.
    • Assist other personnel and other departments as required.
    • Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time.
    • On-call and overtime work will be required.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
    • Valid Manitoba Class 5 drivers license.
    • Certification in Level II Water Treatment, Level I Water Distribution, Level I Wastewater Collection and Level I Wastewater Treatment.  Consideration may be given to applicants with partial certification who are willing to complete the necessary certifications.

    RESUMES SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO:

    Jackie Clayton, Chief Administrative Officer
    Municipality of Norfolk Treherne
    215 Broadway Street, Box 30
    Treherne, Manitoba   R0G 2V0
    cao@norfolktreherne.ca


  • 10 Nov 2021 2:33 PM | Association Manager (Administrator)


    Water Treatment and Distribution Operator

    The Municipality of Russell Binscarth is looking to fill the position of Water Treatment Plant Operator. The operator is responsible for the regional water treatment plant operations, associated distribution system and the municipal sewage collection & treatment systems.

    Preference will be given to individuals who have achieved Certification for Level II Water Treatment Plant Operation and Level I Sewage Collection and Treatment. The Municipality would provide training for those who are not certified.

    Salary commensurate with education and experience. Generous benefits package included.

    Interested individuals should submit resumes indicating relevant experience or training to:

    Municipality of Russell Binscarth
    Box 10
    Russell, MB. R0J 1W0
    Email: jfielder@mrbgov.combr
    Fax: 204-773-3370

    by Wednesday December 1st, 2021 at 5:00 pm.

    For further information or a job description contact the Municipal Office at 204-773-2253.

    Only those selected for further interview will be contacted

  • 27 Oct 2021 9:18 AM | Association Manager (Administrator)


    Municipality of Pembina

    EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY FOR A FULL TIME

    LEAD HAND UTILITY OPERATOR / PUBLIC WORKS EMPLOYEE

    A full time Lead Hand Utility Operator/Public Works Employee is required to carry out utility duties throughout the Municipality of Pembina.

    An application package is available by contacting:

    Wes Unrau, CAO
    Municipality of Pembina
    360 Highway No. 3
    Manitou, MB
    R0G 1G0
    email: admin@pembina.ca
    Phone: (204)242-2838
    Fax: (204) 242-2798

    The deadline for application submissions is open until filled.  Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.


  • 13 Oct 2021 5:00 PM | Association Manager (Administrator)


    Position Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator III Shift
    Position Status: Full-Time Regular
    Department: Liquid Waste Services
    Employee Group: GVRDEU
    Location: Iona WWTP
    Salary Range/ Wage Rate: $3,256.07 bi-weekly plus 6.25% deferred compensation

    Our Liquid Waste Services Department is seeking a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator III Shift who will perform day-to-day Operations at the Iona Island WWTP. We are looking for individuals with in-depth facility knowledge, experience in a wide variety of process equipment, and the expertise to respond to highly variable plant process demands.

    You are an effective process operator in a diverse environment. You have excellent decision making skills and perform well in evolving, complex situations.

    This role: (The duties described hereunder are intended to be representative of the position and are not to be considered all inclusive.)

    • Operates, monitors and maintains the wastewater treatment facility and related support systems.  Operates process equipment such as pumps, valves, digital control systems, disinfection systems and performs or assists in the maintenance and repair of plant equipment.
    • Performs process sampling and designated laboratory testing.  Interprets lab results and evaluates plant operation and systems performance against performance objectives; investigates and undertakes corrective action where necessary.
    • Creates and maintains plant operating records; submits work progress, operations and investigative reports, assists in preparation of schedules, monitors levels of operating supplies.
    • Reviews and provides input to planned plant, process, and support system upgrades.
    • Assists and develops documentation for work-related procedures.
    • Lubricates and cleans machinery and equipment. Performs “housekeeping” and general maintenance work throughout the plant. Operates ancillary equipment such as trucks, small tractors, lawn mowers & pressure washers.
    • Trains and directs junior staff in operation and maintenance procedures.  Maintains technical currency relative to wastewater treatment and related ancillary systems.
    • Conducts tours of the facility and answers queries from the general public visiting the plant.
    • May act in the capacity of a senior Operator when required.
    • Works in compliance with all District safety policies, procedures and WCB regulations.

    To be successful, you have:

    • Grade 12 education or equivalent, and post-secondary training/education in the wastewater treatment field supplemented by courses in mechanics, electricity, supervisory, etc.
    • Progressive experience and responsibility in wastewater treatment operations and maintenance and related support systems with four (4) or more years’ experience.
    • British Columbia EOCP Class III MWWT Operators Certification. Demonstrated willingness and ability to undertake additional training relating to the duties of the position including progress towards MWWT IV Certification. The highest EOCP MWWT Certificate or recognized reciprocal equivalent achieved shall be maintained in good standing and a copy of the Certificate shall be filed in the employee file in Human Resources as proof of eligibility.
    • British Columbia Boiler Operator or higher level certification for Plants where certification of Operators is required for compliance with the Power Engineers and Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Act of British Columbia.  If no Boiler Operator certification is held, a demonstrated willingness and ability to obtain it.
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.  Ability to effectively use computer applications related to the position and duties.
    • Considerable working knowledge of process equipment, mechanical equipment, digital control systems, electrical and instrumentation equipment; ability to read and use engineering drawings.
    • Demonstrated initiative and proven ability to work with minimal supervision. 
    • Demonstrated ability to effectively direct and supervise the work of others.
    • Considerable knowledge of the occupational hazards, WCB regulations, safety policies and procedures applicable to the position.
    • Physically capable of performing the duties of the position.
    • Willingness and ability to adapt to rotating shift work and/or be available for standby duty if required.
    • Valid B.C. driver’s license. 

    Our Vision: 

    Metro Vancouver embraces collaboration and innovation in providing sustainable regional services that contribute to a livable and resilient region and a healthy natural environment for current and future generations.

    We are committed to diversity and inclusion and being representative of the region we serve.  We invite all qualified candidates to apply including Indigenous People, visible minorities, immigrants, LGBTQ2S+, all genders and persons with disabilities.  Please follow this link http://www.metrovancouver.org/about/careers/ to our Careers page where you can submit your application by October 31, 2021.


  • 13 Oct 2021 3:00 PM | Association Manager (Administrator)

                                                       City of Portage La Prairie
    Class 4 Water Pollution Control Facility Operator
    Posting # 2021-12

    Under the direction of the Water Pollution Control Facility Supervisor, the operator ensures the safe and effective monitoring and operation of the wastewater treatment processes and equipment, and acts as Operator in Charge as required. 

    QUALIFICATIONS:  The City of Portage la Prairie is a Class IV facility and a Class 4 Certificate in Wastewater Treatment is required, in addition to a Class 2 Certificate in Wastewater Collections.  Each level of certification requires a specific exam, level of education, operating experience and DRC time. The successful candidate must hold and maintain a Class 5 Province of Manitoba driver’s license.  This position requires operators to work at heights and in confined spaces.

    Criteria needed to obtain a Class 4 Certificate in Wastewater Treatment:

    • Grade 12
    • 4 years post-secondary education in a science related field
    • 4 years operating experience with 2 year of DRC time (Direct responsible charge)
    • Passed all certification exams (Class 1 to Class 4)

    Applicants with a minimum 2 years post-secondary education or 90 CEU in a related field may be considered on an under-fill basis.  Required Certifications to be obtained within specific time frame as per the guidelines outlined in the collective agreement.

    For more information on the requirements needed to achieve a Province of MB Class 4 Certification please visit https://www.gov.mb.ca/sd/eal/certification/info_cert.pdf

    HOURS OF WORK: 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, 1 hour for lunch, Monday to Friday.  Required to work one weekend per month and be on standby one week a month. (Shifts may be changed due to operational requirements). Employees on standby duties are required to carry a pager must be able to report to work within thirty minutes period.

    SALARY: The rate of pay for this position ranges from $25.11 to $34.22 per hour dependant on education, experience and qualifications.      

    Please forward applications attention to the Human Resources Office, City of Portage la Prairie, 97 Saskatchewan Ave East, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 0L8, FAX (204) 239-1532.

    Email Address: hr@city-plap.com.          Website: www.city-plap.com

    The selection committee intends to review applications as early as Wednesday October 27th, 2021; however, applications may continue to be accepted until the right candidate is found.

    Employees will be required to adhere to future Vaccination Policy. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.


  • 09 Aug 2021 12:00 PM | Association Manager (Administrator)


    Job Posting:
    Water & Wastewater Operator

    The Town of Lafleche is seeking applications for the permanent, full-time position of Water Treatment, Distribution and Wastewater Operator. This operator will ensure that all water and wastewater treatment and distribution complies with the Permits to Operate and Drinking Water Quality Management guidelines. This operator will also responsible for submitting all required reports in accordance with the provincial regulations and acts as a direct liaison with the Water Security Agency.

    Qualifications & Experience

    The successful candidate must possess a Class 3 Water Treatment, Class 1 Water Distribution and Class 1 Wastewater Collection and Treatment. An applicant with a Class 2 Water Treatment, working towards a Class 3 may be accepted. The candidate should also be able to perform heavy manual labor.

    The applicant should have experience in the functions and operations of a water treatment plant and wastewater collection and discharge. A minimum of 5 years experience as an operator in a treatment plant is an asset. Any operational experience in RO and UF filtration would also be an asset.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    Regular operations include all points of water production, treatment, storage, instrumentation and control operations of a Class 3 water treatment and Class 1 water distribution, in a newly upgraded facility. In addition, this operator will be required to schedule and oversee the casual, weekend operators; be responsible for all chemical and parts inventory and ordering, monitoring expenditures and assisting with the annual budget; and be responsible for all maintenance, repairs and cleanliness of the plant. Continuously reviewing and creating policies and procedures for the upgrade will be required.

    Compensation

    The Town of Lafleche offers competitive wages and benefits. Compensation will be based on qualifications and experience, however the starting wage for a certified Class 3 begins at $40.00 per hour. This position is full time, 40 hours per week. The applicant should also be willing to work a casual weekend rotation where necessary. The Town will assist in training costs associated with the applicant maintaining the required continuing education units and certification renewals.

    Résumés can be submitted to:
    Town of Lafleche
    35-2nd Ave. E./PO Box 250
    Lafleche, SK S0H 2K0
    town.of.lafleche@sasktel.net

    For more information, please contact the municipal office at 306-472-5292. This position will be posted until it is filled.

    Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

    *The Town of Lafleche is located in southern Saskatchewan, in the center of the RM of Wood River No. 74, with a combined population of about 700. Various amenities are offered including a Pre K – Grade 12 school, licensed daycare, recreational opportunities for all ages and a short drive away from Thomson Lake Regional Park.


  • 12 Jul 2021 9:23 AM | Association Manager (Administrator)

          AQUATECH CANADIAN WATER SERVICES       
           WATER AND WASTEWATER OPERATORS        

    Aquatech Canadian Water Services is a privately held Canadian corporation established in 2004, specializing in management, operations, and maintenance services for both Water and Wastewater facilities. Aquatech Canadian Water Services is one of the largest private Canadian operations teams of Water and Wastewater treatment plants.

    We presently are hiring a Certified Level III WT Operator for a full-time position. Candidates must possess valid Level III Certification for Water treatment. This position is for our Balzac area operations near Calgary.

    This specific position is to join a strong existing team of staff members, that will operate, repair and execute the daily maintenance on the Water Treatment systems.

    Duties, responsibilities and personal qualities required, but are not limited to:

    ❖ Operate and maintain a level 3 DAF Water Treatment system;

    ❖ Proficient in Microsoft office;

    ❖ Collecting and analysis of samples;

    ❖ Process Interpretation and adjustment of process, according to the lab results;

    ❖ The ability to do minor maintenance on Chemical injection systems;

    ❖ Calibrate lab equipment and on-line instrumentation;

    ❖ The ability to trouble shoot process alarms and respond;

    ❖ Compile and complete the required reports and documents;

    ❖ Be motivated, flexible and a team player;

    ❖ Respond and communicate efficiently to client inquiries and maintain good relations with public, office staff, co-workers, and contractors.

    ❖ Have effective organizational skills;

    ❖ Promote a positive image of Aquatech Canadian Water Services.

    ❖ Be willing & competent to complete a regular, on-call rotation.

    The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive salary and benefit package, plus many other incentives from a company who regards “Our employees as our most important resource”. Please submit your resume to:

    Aquatech Canadian Water Services Attention: Rod Schlachter Email: rschlachter@aquatech-canadian.com

    We thank all applicants in advance, but Aquatech Canadian Water Services will contact those selected for interviews.

  • 12 Jul 2021 9:18 AM | Association Manager (Administrator)

          AQUATECH CANADIAN WATER SERVICES      
            WATER AND WASTEWATER OPERATOR
    S      

    Aquatech Canadian Water Services is a privately held Canadian corporation established in 2004, specialising in management, operations, and maintenance services for both Water and Wastewater facilities. Aquatech Canadian Water Services is one of the largest private Canadian operators of Water and Wastewater treatment plants.

    We presently are hiring Water treatment level I or higher certified operators for full time positions. Candidates must possess a valid Level I or higher Certificate for Water Treatment and a valid class 5 driver’s license. This position will be in the Fort Saint John, B.C. area.

    For this specific position the team members will operate and execute the maintenance on Water Treatment and bulk loading distribution systems. The position will also involve rotations with the operation of a Wastewater Treatment Facility and Collection system. These sites will include Nanofiltration/R.O. water treatment plants, bulk truck fill stations, sewer lift station, septage receiving station, lagoons system and a Centrifuge.

    Duties, responsibilities and personal qualities;

    ❖ Operate and maintain 5 level I Water Treatment Plants and bulk loading distribution systems;

    ❖ Operate and maintain a level 2 Wastewater Treatment Plant and Collection system;

    ❖ Proficient in Microsoft office suite;

    ❖ Collecting and analysis of samples;

    ❖ Process Interpretation and adjustment according to results;

    ❖ Be able to complete regular maintenance on Chemical injection systems;

    ❖ Calibrate lab equipment and on-line instrumentation;

    ❖ Trouble shooting process alarms and respond;

    ❖ Assist Supervisor to compile all the required data, reports and documents for government authorities and clients;

    ❖ Be motivated, flexible and a team player;

    ❖ Respond and communicate efficiently to client inquiries and maintain good relations with public, office staff, co-workers, and contractors;

    ❖ Have effective organization skills;

    ❖ Drive a company 4x4 truck to complete rounds and callout duties;

    ❖ Promote a positive image of AQUATECH;

    ❖ Able to complete required on-call rotation.

    You will enjoy a compensative salary and benefit package plus many other intangible incentives from a company who regards “Our employees as our most important resource”. Please submit your resume to:

    Aquatech Canadian Water Services, Attention: Rod Schlachter &/or Gabriel Lebeuf

    Email: rschlachter@aquatechcanadian.com, glebeuf@aquatech-canadian.com

    We thank all applicants in advance for their interest but Aquatech Canadian Water Services will contact only those to be interviewed.

  • 12 Jul 2021 9:13 AM | Association Manager (Administrator)

       Water and Wastewater Operator

    Operator II Position – Calgary Area

    Aquatech Canadian Water Services is a privately held Canadian corporation established in 2004, specialising in management, operations, and maintenance services for both Water and Wastewater facilities. Aquatech Canadian Water Services is one of the largest private Canadian operators of Water and Wastewater treatment plants. We presently are hiring a level II Operator for permanent position in Calgary Area location. Candidates must possess a valid Certificate for Level II Water Treatment, Water Distribution, Wastewater Treatment and Wastewater Collection. For these specific positions, the Operator will operate, repair and execute the maintenance in all four disciplines. Duties, responsibilities and personal qualities, but are not limited to:

    ❖Operate and maintain a level 3 MBR Wastewater Treatment Plant and Collection system;

    ❖Operate and maintain a level 2 MBR Water Treatment Plant and distribution system

    ❖Trouble shoot and operate multiple EOne lift stations on private property.

    ❖Proficient in Microsoft office;

    ❖Collecting and analysis of samples;

    ❖Process Interpretation and adjustment according to the lab results;

    ❖The ability to do minor maintenance on Chemical injectionsystems;

    ❖Calibrate lab equipment and on-line instrumentation;

    ❖Trouble shooting process alarms and respond;

    ❖Compile and complete the reports and all the required documents;

    ❖Be motivated, flexible and a team player;

    ❖Respond and communicate efficiently to client inquiries and maintain good relationswith public, office staff, co-workers, and contractors.

    ❖Have effective organization skills;

    ❖Promote a positive image of AQUATECH.

    ❖Able to complete required on-call rotation

    The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive salary and benefit package, plus many other incentives from a company who regards “Our employees as our most important resource”. Please submit your resume to:

    Aquatech Canadian Water Services Attention:

    Rod SchlLiamJohnston

    Email: ljohnston@aquatech- canadian.com

    We thank all applicants in advance but Aquatech Canadian Water Services will contact only those selected to be interviewed.


  • 18 Jun 2021 4:06 PM | Association Manager (Administrator)


    Remote Wastewater Treatment Operator – Full-Time

    Three Positions

    Location:  Jasper, Alberta

    Department:  Treatment Operations

    Reports to: Water and Wastewater Operations Manager            with day-to-day reporting to the Treatment Operations Supervisor

    Aquatera provides high quality, environmentally sustainable utility services and optimized value to customers and shareholders. As an exemplary employer, we look for people who can live our values, and are committed to high quality work and great customer service.

    We are currently recruiting for Wastewater Treatment Operators for a Class IV Wastewater Treatment plant located in Jasper, Alberta.

    Summary:

    Job Responsibilities

    This challenging position involves:

    • Shift work, working alone and participation in the stand-by schedule
    • Operation of a Level IV BNR WWTP as required including chemical top up, mixing and off loading
    • Performing facility operation and maintenance tasks related to process monitoring and optimization
    • Coordination of externally contracted maintenance, as required
    • Laboratory and field analysis
    • Reporting and detailed record keeping
    • Observation, preventative maintenance and checks of all WWTP areas and discharge of lagoons
    • Operation of heavy equipment such as skid steers
    • Other related duties as assigned
    • Travel and overnight stays at remote worksites may be required

    The successful candidate must be eligible to work in Canada and, will:

    • Be based out of Jasper
    • Be legally entitled to work in Canada
    • Be self-motivated, organized and safety conscious
    • Be able to work as part of a team or independently without direct supervision
    • Have a proven mechanical aptitude, good analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Have a basic knowledge of mathematics, chemistry, biology, and computers
    • Have strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively
    • Consistently model Aquatera’s Values and Principles and incorporate continuous improvement initiatives
    • Have prior education/experience in the Wastewater Treatment field
    • Have a minimum Level 1 Wastewater Treatment AEP certification
    • Have a valid Class five Drivers’ license
    • Class 3 Drivers’ license would be an asset
    • Have a high school diploma or recognized equivalent

    The successful candidate will require a valid Class 5 driver’s license, will be required to provide a driver’s abstract satisfactory to the Employer and pass a 50lb fitness test.

    The wage range is dependent on level of certification as outlined in the current C.U.P.E. collective agreement. We offer a full benefit package and extensive opportunities for personal and professional growth.

    We would like to thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please apply to: hr@aquatera.ca. Posting is active until position is filled.


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