Water/Wastewater Operator II

City of Nelson

Water/Wastewater Operator II

Competition #19CU51

The City of Nelson is currently recruiting for a full time Water/Wastewater Operator II to assist our team at the Wastewater Treatment Facility.  The successful candidate will be a vital part in reaching the City of Nelson’s goal in being the number one Municipality in Canada Based on value for service.  Under the supervision of the Chief Water/Wastewater Operator, this position assists in the operation and maintenance of the municipal wastewater treatment facility, water distribution and wastewater collection systems in accordance with the provincial regulations.  Incumbents may be required to work rotating days/shifts.

Essential Qualifications:
  • Grade 12 or GED (General Equivalency Diploma)
  • Level 1 Water Distribution Certificate
  • Level 1 Wastewater Treatment Certificate
  • Level 1 Wastewater Collection Certificate
  • Chlorine Handlers Certificate
  • Valid Class 3 BC Driver’s License with air brake endorsement 
  • WHMIS; Transportation of Dangerous Good Certificate; Level I First Aid

In return, the City of Nelson offers Pay Grade rate of pay of $32.71 (July 2018 rates) and a comprehensive benefits package.  The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the CUPE Collective Agreement.

Full details regarding this full time position can be found at www.nelson.ca under employment opportunities. In keeping with the Criminal Records Review Act, this position will require a Criminal Records check including a Vulnerable Sector search as a condition of employment prior to starting work with the City of Nelson.

Interested applicants should reference #19CU51 and submit their resume and covering letter, by July 17, 2019 at 3:00pm to:

Human Resources
City of Nelson
101-310 Ward Street
Nelson, BC V1L 5S4
Email: hr@nelson.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted. The City of Nelson is committed to employment equity.  We encourage all qualified applicants to apply.

Organization: City of Nelson
Location: Nelson, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Category(s): Sewer & Wastewater, Water Services
Posted: June 27, 2019, 3:13 pm
Expires: July 17, 2019, 3:00 pm

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