Senior Utility Officer


Senior Utility Officer
Location: Zama, Alberta
Start Date:
Application Deadline:
Job Information:

Reporting to the Director of Utilities, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

• Maintenance, operation & repair of the water treatment facilities;
• Maintaining the water distribution, sewage treatment & sewerage collection systems;
• Monitoring all construction on water and sewerage projects in Zama;
• Assisting in budget preparation;
• Reading, servicing, repairing and maintaining water meters;
• Maintaining County policies and procedures, all Occupational Health & Safety regulations, AB Environment regulations according to guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water;
• Perform other duties as required.

Requirements for this position are:

• Grade 12 or equivalent certificate;
• Level II water treatment certificate; will consider Level I if willing to obtain Level II in the near future;
• Level I wastewater collection and treatment certificate;
• Level I water distribution certificate;
• Valid Class 5 driver’s license;
• Minimum 3 years of supervisory experience;
• Minimum 5 years of experience in water and wastewater systems;
• Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing;
• Some mechanical experience would be an asset;
• Some weekend work required;
• Evidence of successfully passing a police Criminal Record Check.

Wages: $33.69/hr. – $40.85/hr. Mackenzie County offers a comprehensive benefit package and this position includes an isolation allowance or housing.

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please forward all resumes and applications to:

Louise Flooren, Human Resources Coordinator
Mackenzie County
Box 640, Fort Vermilion, AB T0H 1N0
Phone: 780.927.3718
Fax: 780.927.4266