Environmental Technician I

City of Kelowna


Environmental Technician I

The City of Kelowna has an opportunity for you! Join our Landfill and Compost Operations team and make a difference. An Environmental Technician I performs environmental protection duties at various locations throughout the City including: inspecting, operating, monitoring and maintaining landfill/composting/bio-solids equipment including landfill gas systems; performing sampling for the Environmental Monitoring Programs, research and recommend steps to reduce the production of environmental emissions; assist with the installation of materials to improve operations from an environmental perspective; collect, record, and analyze data for regulatory compliance; troubleshoot equipment; and liaise with contractors, equipment operators and other City staff.

Qualifications include:

  • Environmental Sciences Diploma or diploma in a related discipline
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to be flexible and work within multiple teams
  • Computer literacy

The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America. Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport.

We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices and a great work environment. This is a CUPE bargaining unit position that offers an hourly rate of $33.36 per hour plus a competitive comprehensive benefits and pension package.

Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers by May 27, 2020

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date
are thanked for their interest.

Organization: City of Kelowna
Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Environmental Services
Posted: May 13, 2020, 4:23 pm
Expires: May 27, 2020, 4:30 pm

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