Water Pumphouse Operator

City of Prince George

Water Pumphouse Operator
Regular Full-Time
Utilities / Engineering & Public Works Department


Are you looking for a progressive career maintaining the operation of the City’s water supply system?

As a member of the Utility Plants team, you will be responsible for operational and maintenance work involving the operation of equipment related to the supply and storage of water. Tasks include inspecting, servicing and maintaining equipment; recording operational data; performing readings of water meters; and maintaining buildings and surrounding grounds.

Qualifications include Grade 12 and a valid Environmental Operators Certification Program (EOCP) in Water Distribution - Level 1 for Operator 1 positions; Level 2 for Operator 2 positions; and Level 3 for Operator 3 positions.  Minimum experience requirements as specified by the EOCP in Water Distribution Level 1, 2, or 3 certification.  A strong mechanical aptitude as well as knowledge of the operation of pumps, motors and valves, basic mechanical/electrical systems and Canadian Drinking Water Guidelines are required to perform the duties of this position. A team player, you are able to perform physically demanding work, demonstrate a commitment to safety, and deliver customer service excellence. A full privilege class 5 BC driver’s license is also required.  Note:  Candidates with higher EOCP certification levels will be given first consideration.

This full-time position offers a starting wage of $30.65 – $33.69 per hour, plus an excellent pension and benefits package.  

Please apply including a copy of your current Driver’s Abstract by July 3, 2018 to: http://princegeorgejobs.prevueaps.ca/jobs/
Additional information about the City of Prince George and a detailed job description can be found on our website.
The City of Prince George thanks all those who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: City of Prince George
Location: Prince George, BC
Region: North Central / Cariboo
Professional Category(s): Water Services
Posted: June 13, 2018, 3:25 pm
Expires: July 3, 2018, 4:30 pm

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