Supervisor, Water Systems 

City of Brockville

City of Brockville
Supervisor, Water Systems 


Salary Range: $94,973 to $113,402 based on a 40 hour work week Plus a comprehensive benefit package and OMERS pension plan 

Applications are invited from qualified and interested candidates for the above-noted position in the Environmental Services Department.

Reporting to the Director of Environmental Services, the Supervisor, Water Systems will be responsible for managing the efficient, safe, and compliant operation of the City’s Water Treatment Plant and Water Distribution System. This position ensures the system is operating in compliance with applicable legislation and is the liaison with applicable Ministry officials as required. 

Essential (Minimum) Qualifications:

  • Two (2) year post-secondary diploma in Civil Engineering or environmental services field or related field of study. Equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.
  • Five (5) years’ supervisory experience within a unionized environment in a comparable Water system.
  • Valid province of Ontario Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks (MOECP) Class III Water Treatment and Class III Water Distribution Licenses.
  • Thorough knowledge of all of the applicable legislation as it relates to a Class III Water Treatment and Distribution/Supply Subsystems.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, superior interpersonal skills and the ability to manage and motivate staff using effective team building skills.
  • Experience with preparing and monitoring of annual operating and capital budgets.
  • Strong knowledge of computers and software applications including Microsoft Office Suite, GIS and work order/work management systems.
  • High degree of accuracy, attention to detail and record keeping skills.
  • Problem-solving skills, discretion and good judgement when handling confidential/sensitive information and communicating with individuals regarding controversial matters; sensitivity and ability to maintain security of files.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the Safe Drinking Water Act, Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act, labor relations and collective agreements.
  • Valid Ontario Class G Driver’s License. 


The personal information submitted is collected under the authority of The Municipal Act and is protected under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for employment assessment purposes only. The municipality is an equal opportunity employer following the rules and regulations set out by the Human Rights Code and the Integrated Accessibility Standard Regulation.  For applicants with a disability, accommodations are available upon request in the recruitment process should you be selected to participate. 

Interested and qualified applicants must submit a cover letter and resume marked “Supervisor, Water Systems” to the following on/before Friday, October 4, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.:

Human Resources Department
City of Brockville
P.O. Box 5000 1 King Street West
Brockville, Ontario  K6V 7A5  
Email:  hr@brockville.com

The City of Brockville wishes to thank all applicants and advises that only those chosen for interviews will be contacted.


Organization: City of Brockville
Location: Brockville, ON
Region: Zone 6
Professional Category(s): Engineering, Water Services
Posted: September 13, 2019, 10:10 am
Expires: October 4, 2019, 4:00 pm

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