BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Fort St. John

City of Fort St. John


Water/Sewer Plant Operator II


Excellent people.  Awesome Benefits.  Great Wages.

Join us in Fort St John – the Energetic City!  We are blessed with not only a strong economy but also a sense of community and a quality of life second to none.  Fort St. John is a haven for adventure at all times of the year, with various active sport and leisure clubs, special events, and a standing commitment to promoting and providing community and personal wellness appealing to a wide range of interests.

The Water / Sewer Plant Operator II will operate and maintain the water and wastewater collection systems; treatment plants; pumping and lift stations; reservoirs and lagoons to control flow and processing of water and wastewater, sludge, and effluent in order to meet Provincial regulations.  In addition the Water / Sewer Plant Operator II is responsible for the direct supervision of junior employees, equipment operators, and assigned crews in the water treatment, wastewater treatment, and pumping facilities including scheduling daily work for assigned crews.  Other responsibilities include the accurate preparation and implementation of statistical reports, daily, monthly and annual reports as requested or required.

Qualified candidates should have four (4) years of experience in a water and wastewater utility, or any equivalent combination of education and experience, a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License and the following certifications:
  • Valid Class II Water Treatment Plant Operator Certificate
  • Valid Class I Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate
  • Valid British Columbia Cross Connections Control Certificate
  • Valid Class II Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate
  • Valid Class I Water Treatment Plant Operator Certificate

This is a Union position (BCGEU) and the rate of pay is $37.86 per hour.  Interested applicants are requested to send their resume AND covering letter to the undersigned prior to 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2019.

HRIS Administrative Assistant, Tracy Konashuk
City of Fort St. John,
10631 - 100th Street,
Fort St. John, BC V1J 3Z5
PHONE: (250) 787-8150
FAX: (250) 787-8181
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We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted

Location: Fort St. John, BC
Region: Peace River
Professional Categories: Sewer & Wastewater
Posted: June 5, 2019, 10:36 am
Expires: June 26, 2019, 4:00 pm