Manager, District Operations


Manager, District Operations
Location: Saskatoon
Start Date:
Application Deadline: 06/19/2018
Job Information:

SaskWater is the province’s Crown water utility, providing reliable and professional water and wastewater services for Saskatchewan.

District Manager, Operations

As the District Manager, Operations you will manage a group of technical staff within assigned districts located across the province and will be responsible for operating client and/or corporate owned water treatment, water distribution and transmission, wastewater treatment, wastewater collection, canal and reservoir systems. In addition, the incumbent will focus the provision of services to ensure they are provided reliably, efficiently and effectively in accordance with established regulations and work plans, placing a high priority on ensuring a safe and reliable water supply for clients as well as providing authorization for emergency services including after hours and weekends. Working in partnership with other corporate divisions the incumbent will be expected to promote the corporation with the goal of securing new clients.

To qualify, you have your Diploma in Water Resources, Civil or Environmental Engineering Technology and your Applied Science Technologist Certification (A.Sc.T.) along with 10 years of progressively responsible related experience including:
o The operation of water treatment, wastewater treatment or water supply and distribution systems including pipelines and pump systems;
o Employee supervision including conflict resolution;
o Construction and project management;
o Working knowledge of asset management practices and software;
o Familiarity with office suite and engineering software;
o Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills;
o Internal accounting practices and principles;
o OH&S Regulations.

A valid Saskatchewan driver’s licence is required.

Special Requirements: The position requires the incumbent to undergo a Criminal Record Check.

For a more detailed description of this employment opportunity, please visit SaskWater’s website at

To Apply:

Please indicate where you learned of this opportunity and submit your resume by June 19, 2018 to:


SaskWater offers competitive wages and a great working environment. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

SaskWater values workplace diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive and respectful workplace.