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2017-26 Water Treatment Plant Operator 3 or 4

DEPARTMENT:            Infrastructure

HOURS OF WORK:     40 hours per week

POSTING DATE:          May 4, 2017

CLOSING DATE:          4:30 pm, May 25, 2017

START DATE:               ASAP

COMPETITION NO.:     2017-26

HOURLY RATE:            $30.21 (after probation $33.57) Level 3

                                       $33.14 (after probation $36.82) Level 4


The City of Dawson Creek invites applications for a full time Water Treatment Plant Operator 3 or 4.  Under the general supervision of the Director of Infrastructure, Water Resource Manager, or designate, this position performs a variety of duties related to the collection, treatment and distribution of water and wastewater.


The ideal candidate will have completed Grade 12, including chemistry and algebra, or have an equivalent combination of education and experience. Desired minimum qualifications include Level 3 Water Treatment Operator Certification, Level 1 Waste Water Treatment and Collection, Level 2 Water Distribution Operator, cross connection control and chlorine handling certifications, along with a valid driver’s licence. The ideal candidate will have a minimum five years’ prior relevant experience. Candidates with less than the minimum qualifications with proven skills and relevant experience may be considered.


A complete job description is available upon request. The successful applicant will have the ability to perform all duties in a safe manner and the ability to maintain harmonious relationships with all members of the public and other staff members. The City of Dawson Creek is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities whenever reasonably possible during the selection and employment process.


Candidates should submit a résumé marked “Confidential – 2017-26” to Cindy Fisher, Deputy Director of Corporate Administration, City Hall (or email to no later than 4:30 pm, May 25, 2017. The City thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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