Job Posting

Job Posting – Temporary Utilities Operator 1

Come and work as a Temporary Utilities Operator 1 for the City of Grand Forks as we implement a major asset renewal and capital project plan. The Community is an ideal location for the outdoor enthusiast who also likes a safe and affordable family life style. Skiing, Snowmobiling, Fishing, Hunting, Hiking, Quading, BMX Biking, Golfing, Boating, Camping are adventures to enjoy in any of the true four seasons.

Under the general direction of the Water and Sewer Utilities Coordinator and the immediate direction of the Water and Sewer Assistant Coordinator, the Utilities Operator I is responsible for the proper installation, monitoring, maintenance and record keeping related to water, and sanitary sewer main lines, services and treatment.

We expect applicants to have an EOCP Level I certification in Water Distribution and an EOCP Level I certification in Wastewater Collection and/or EOCP Level I certification in Wastewater Treatment. Additional training in local government administration, asset management, or other related systems would be an asset. Formal education should be complemented by current training in relevant safety courses like WHMIS and First Aid. The successful candidate will have demonstrated safe work practices and possess necessary knowledge of safety practices, procedures, and occupational hazards in the Wastewater operation/maintenance environment. We’re hoping you’ll have 2 years’ of successful, recent municipal experience, in accordance with EOCP standards, in the operation, maintenance and repair of sewage and water equipment, testing, sampling and analysis of sewage and water.

This position is a part of CUPE Local 4728 and subject to all parts of the Collective Agreement. The wage rate for this position as per the Collective Agreement is $31.98 per hour. This position will work 40 hours per week 7:00am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday from April 15 to September 15, 2018.

Job Description – Utilities Operator I

To apply for the position, please send your cover letter and resume by 2:00pm March 2, 2018 to:

David Reid

Manager of Operations City of Grand Forks Box 220 – 7217 4th St.

Grand Forks, BC V0H 1H0

Tel: 250.442.8266

Email Subject line: “Utilities Operator 1”