The County of Wetaskiwin No. 10 is seeking a temporary Water/Wastewater Utilities Operator. Reporting to the Utilities Foreman, the successful candidate will assist with the daily operation and maintenance of the municipality’s water/wastewater systems. Regular hours of work are eight (8) hours per day Monday to Friday commencing at 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with the requirement to be on a rotational call out schedule as required. This is a term position, from approximately October 2021 to July 31, 2022.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems within the County.
Achieved a minimum Grade 12 diploma or a GED (High School Equivalency Diploma).
Hold a Class 5 driver’s license with a clean abstract.
Demonstrated an ability to work independently with minimum supervision.
Have a demonstrated ability for being self motivated, organized, safety conscious, mechanical aptitude and good analytical and problem solving skills.
Be physically fit; able to lift up to 50 lbs and able to work in an outside environment.
The ability to participate in a rotating On Call Schedule.
Preference given to candidates with Alberta Environment and Parks Level 1 certification or greater in Water Treatment, Water Distribution, Wastewater Treatment, Wastewater collection.
A diploma or certificate related to this field from an accredited institution would be considered an asset.