Utility Operator III

District of Saanich


Utility Operator III

Four Regular Full Time Positions

The Waterworks Section is seeking multiple Utility Operators to coordinate and participate in the installation, repair, inspection and testing of Water systems.  This work requires versatility, heavy lifting, and manual dexterity.

The Utility Operator III works on the potable water system, understands and follows best management practices to maintain water quality; performs cross connection device testing; collects water system compliance samples and performs routine analyses prior to submission to lab. 

Requirements include Grade 12 or equivalent; EOCP Level I Certification for Wastewater Collection or Water Distribution; three years of pipefitting experience in water or wastewater systems including experience in project management; considerable knowledge of field based GIS software; Traffic Control Certificate; experience and/or training directing the work of others; trained in confined space entry; BCWWA Certification in Cross Connection Control; annual renewal for Driver’s Abstract; and have sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to permit performance of heavy manual work in all types of weather.  Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. The successful candidates will be required to work Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (40 hours per week).

This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $34.22 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca.  Please apply by 11:45 p.m. on FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2019 quoting competition 19084 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email careers@saanich.ca.  In addition to the interview process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: District of Saanich
Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Public Works & Operations, Water Services
Posted: April 11, 2019, 9:39 am
Expires: May 3, 2019, 11:45 pm

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