City of Trail

 Utilities Superintendent

The City of Trail is a community of 7,700 people situated on the Columbia River in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. The City and surrounding areas are known as the “Home of Champions”, and residents are justifiably proud of their community and lifestyle.
The City is currently looking for a Utilities Superintendent who will be responsible for the overall operation and maintenance of the City’s Utility Department including the Water Treatment Plant, Wastewater Collection, Water Distribution and associated infrastructure.  This senior supervisory position reports to the City’s Director of Public Works and is a key member of the Management Team.  The Utilities Superintendent oversees and provides advice on all utility related matters, ensuring that services are delivered in an effective manner and consistent with the City’s organizational objectives.  The Utilities Superintendent makes recommendations for capital work and strategic planning for the department and works with other senior staff in the coordination of such activities.  More information about this opportunity is available on the City’s website at
Desirable qualifications include a post-secondary education and/or Journeyman trades qualification, as well as professional designation as a Certified Technician.  Level 2 certification with the BC Environment Certification Program is desirable in at least one of the following disciplines: Water Treatment, Wastewater Treatment, Water Distribution or Wastewater Collection.  The successful candidate will be a team player, able to demonstrate progressive experience in a supervisory capacity, and will have excellent communication skills.

Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application accompanied by a detailed resume by Thursday, August 30, 2018 to: 
City of Trail
Attention:  Sandy Lucchini, Deputy Corporate Administrator
1394 Pine Avenue
Trail, BC   V1R 4E6
Telephone: (250) 364-0809
The City of Trail thanks all applicants for their interest and will only reply to those selected for an interview.

Location: Trail, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: August 8, 2018, 4:07 pm
Expires: August 30, 2018, 4:30 pm