Utility Operator Level 2

Title:

Utility Operator Level 2
Location: Kamloops/Kelowna
Salary:
Start Date: 05/15/2017
Application Deadline: 06/30/2017
Job Information:

Corix Utilities Inc. invites applications from candidates with proven skills, qualifications and abilities for the regular full time position of Utility Operator Level 2 in the BC Interior region. This position may be based out of Kamloops or Kelowna. Corix Utilities undertakes the construction, operation, and maintenance of multi-utility systems serving various resorts and residential communities throughout BC. This position will appeal to someone looking for the opportunity to participate in a dynamic growth oriented organization and rewards results. Extensive training and development will be encouraged.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Operate, inspect and service equipment in water and wastewater;
Perform preventive maintenance and ensure maintenance and system records are accurate and up-to date;
Interpret lab results and evaluate plant operation and systems performance against performance objectives; investigates and undertakes corrective action where necessary;
Undertakes routine repairs to water treatment/distribution and wastewater treatment/collection systems;
Operates related maintenance tools and equipment including utility-related computer programs
Hours of work will include weekends and on-call.

Working Conditions:
Work in plant and field environments; some exposure to wastewater, chemicals, hazardous materials, and noise; heavy lifting/moving, standing, climbing. May work at heights, in confined spaces, and in inclement weather.

Qualifications:

EOCP certification in Water Treatment Level III, Wastewater Treatment Level III, Water Distribution Level II, or Wastewater Collection Level II required, multiple certifications desired;
Minimum of 7 years’ experience and post-secondary education or related training is required;
Familiarity with mobile, LIMS, CMMS and WQIMS technology and applications required;
Experience with membrane water treatment and/or BNR wastewater treatment is an asset;
Field experience in electrical or mechanical trades an asset;
Proven safety track record and experience performing hazard assessments and developing safe work practices is desired;
Good mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills;
Valid driver’s license; must be able to provide driver’s abstract;
Demonstrated record keeping and ability to communicate via email using MS Outlook.

 

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