Water Treatment Plant Operator

Hamlet of Behchoko

Water Treatment Plant Operator

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ is seeking a Water Treatment Plant Operator.  Reporting to the Senior Water Treatment Plant Operator, this position is responsible for operating and maintaining two Class II water treatment plants, water distribution systems, sewage collection systems, and lagoons located in Rae and Edzo in order to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation, policies, and standards ensuring that the residents of Behchokǫ̀ have clean, safe water.

While work actual hours may fluctuate, depending on service requirements, this position is expected to work a 40-hour week.

The ideal candidate

  • Must have a Valid Driver’s License;
  • Must provide a Criminal Record Check;
  • Must have previous Water Treatment Plant operation experience;
  • Should have good computer skills; and
  • Should have proven verbal & written communication skills.


Although not an excluding factor, additional consideration will be provided for candidates who are fluent in Tłı̨chǫ.

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ offers competitive salaries, benefits, and a positive work environment.  Benefits coverage provided by NEBS.  For a copy of the current job description (under review) or for any further details, please contact Louisa Wedzin, Senior Administrative Officer at (867)392-6500 ext. 2302 or email sao@behchoko.ca

Please submit a complete resume, cover letter and references on or before 3:00 pm, November 15, 2019 to the following address:

Community Government of Behchokǫ̀
ATTN:  SAO Louisa Wedzin
P.O. Box 68
Behchokǫ̀, NT X0E 0Y0
Email: sao@behchoko.ca

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ thanks everyone for your interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Organization: Hamlet of Behchoko
Location: Behchoko, NT
Region: North Slave
Professional Category(s): Water Services
Posted: October 23, 2019, 8:31 am
Expires: November 15, 2019, 3:00 pm

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