Town of Osoyoos
The Resort Municipality of Osoyoos, BC located in the beautiful south Okanagan Valley, is accepting applications for the position of Water/Wastewater Operator in the Operational Services department.
The Water/Wastewater Operator is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Town’s water, wastewater, and drainage infrastructure. A water/wastewater operator will be required to review, manage, and make the necessary repairs or recommendations for repairs for a variety of municipal infrastructure. This position will understand the key operation and maintenance requirements for wastewater pump stations, production wells, booster stations, water and wastewater mainlines, water treatment lagoons, and other related infrastructure.
We are looking for a Water/Wastewater Operator that can meet the demand of a complex water and wastewater system. This individual will be certified as Water Distribution Level II, Wastewater Collection Level I, Water Treatment Level I, and a Wastewater Treatment Level I operator. Applicants with Trades qualifications in Electrical, Millwright, and Plumbing would be considered an asset.
This position is a full-time unionized position that is 40hours/week, with the requirement to work weekends, overtime, and on-call as operationally required. The hourly rate is $28.26 – $33.24 dependent upon qualifications plus an attractive benefit package.
Osoyoos is situated in a unique and special environment that includes the warmest freshwater lake in Canada and the warmest annual temperature. It is Canada’s only true desert with the lowest annual precipitation and Sonoran Desert flora and fauna. Surrounded by stunning vistas, beautiful vineyards, fabulous golf courses, and other outdoor amenities, it is an extraordinary area to visit, play in and live.
Please email or apply online with a letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4:30 PM on Friday, August 7, 2020, with “Water/Waste Water Operator” in the subject line. A full job description and more information about our Town is available at www.osoyoos.ca. If you have a specific question about this career opportunity, please contact Jared Brounstein at email@example.com.
Box 3010, 8707 Main Street,
Osoyoos BC, V0H 1V0
T 250.495.6515 | T/F 1888.495.6515