Athabasca County is presently accepting applications for a full time, permanent Water & Wastewater Utility Operator.
Reporting to the Director of Infrastructure Services, the Water & Wastewater Utility Operator is responsible for the day-to-day operation of all water and wastewater utilities infrastructure of the County; including but not limited to, Water Distribution Systems, Wastewater Collection Systems and Wastewater Treatment Lagoons.
Successful applicants will have mechanical aptitude, manual dexterity and hands on knowledge of plumbing and construction. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience and/or a supplemental post-secondary diploma, degree, or certification.
A valid class 5 drivers license with a clean abstract is required. Some overtime and weekends, and availability to be on call on a rotational basis is required.
The current salary range for this position is $77,481 - $90,641. Athabasca County also offers an attractive total compensation package including company paid benefit package and contributions to the Local Authorities Pension Plan.
A detailed job description can be found on the Athabasca County website under Careers at www.athabascacounty.com
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.