Water & Wastewater Treatment Operator

Title:

Water & Wastewater Treatment Operator
Location: Yorkton, SK
Salary: $22.54-$31.78 depending on qualifications
Start Date:
Application Deadline: 10/27/2017
Job Information:

This position reports directly to the Waterworks Managers. Preference will be given to the candidate that holds a Class 3 Water Treatment & Class 4 Wastewater Treatment.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
– Responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants and associated appurtenances.
– Perform skilled work to control treatment processes along with detailed sampling, monitor and analysis of water and wastewater and processing streams.
– Knowledgeable in the use of computers.
– The successful candidate must work rotational, non-standard hours, which consist of shift work, nights, evenings, and weekends; including stand-by and callouts.

EXPERIENCE:
•Trade and Secondary Education Equivalencies may be considered.
•Preference will be given to individuals with experience and/or education in the water/wastewater field and boiler operation.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Uncertified Operator:
Minimum of Grade 12 or Equivalency as determined by Saskatchewan Education, preference given to those with a diploma in Civil Engineering or Water Science Technology or equivalent.
•Must possess and maintain a valid Class 5 Saskatchewan driver’s license
•Possess and maintain R.C.M.P. security clearance
•Obtain and maintain a valid Saskatchewan Fireman’s Boiler Certificate
•Obtain and maintain valid SCBA, First Aid, CPR, SCOT/WHMIS, Air Brakes, OH&S levels 1 & 2, SCSA, Confined Space, and H2S Alive Certificates.

Operator Class 1:
•Must possess and maintain all requirements for Uncertified Operator and all certificates valid.
•Satisfy, possess and maintain a Valid Class 1 W.W.T and W.T. Operators Certificate as determined by Government of Saskatchewan Regulations.

Operator Class 2:
•Must satisfy, possess and maintain all requirements for Uncertified Operator and Operator Class 1 and all certificates valid.
•Satisfy, possess and maintain a valid Class 2 W.W.T. & W.T. Operators Certificate as determined by Government of Saskatchewan Regulations.

Operator Class 3:
•Must possess and maintain all requirements for Uncertified Operator, Operator Class 1, Operator Class 2 and all certificates valid.
•Satisfy, possess and maintain a valid Class 3 W.W.T. & 3 W.T. Operators Certificate as determined by Government of Saskatchewan Regulations.
•Successful completion of City of Yorkton Exams.

Operator Class 4:
•Must possess and maintain all requirements for Uncertified Operator and Operator Class 1 through 3 and all certificates valid.
•Satisfy, possess and maintain a valid Class 4 W.W.T. & Class 3 W.T. Operators Certificate as determined by Government of Saskatchewan Regulations.
•Successful Completion of City of Yorkton Exams.
•Proven ability in D.R.C. (Direct Responsible Charge).

Please submit a detailed resume and cover letter before 4:00pm on Friday October 27th quoting competition number 2017-36 to:

Kaylee Diduck- Human Resources Advisor
Box 400, 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan
S3N 2W3
Email: employment@yorkton.ca
Fax: (306) 786-6880

   

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