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Water/Wastewater Operator II

Competition #60CU18


A small city with a big personality! Nelson is situated on the West Arm of the Kootenay Lake in the heart of the Selkirk Mountains and is home to an eclectic mix of long-time residents and those that are here for the lifestyle.  This vibrant town boasts many well preserved heritage buildings, amazing restaurants, bustling coffee shops, retail and sidewalk cafes.   Nelson is also famous for its year round playground for the outdoor enthusiast, such as skiing, hiking, biking, cycling, kayaking, boating and golfing just to name a few.   
The City of Nelson is currently recruiting for a temporary full time Water/Wastewater Operator II to assist our team at the Wastewater Treatment Facility.  The successful candidate would assist in the operation and maintenance of the municipal wastewater treatment facility, water distribution and wastewater collection systems in accordance with the provincial regulations.  Incumbents may be required to work rotating days/shifts.

If you feel you meet the qualifications for Water/Wastewater Operation II, please submit your resume for consideration:
 
Water/Wastewater Operator II

JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Education/Experience  
  • Grade 12 or GED (General Equivalency Diploma)
  • Level 1 Water Distribution Certificate
  • Level 1 Wastewater Treatment Certificate
  • Level 1 Wastewater Collection Certificate
  • Chlorine Handlers Certificate
  • Valid Class 3 BC Driver’s License with air brake endorsement 
  • WHMIS; Transportation of Dangerous Good Certificate; Level I First Aid

Additional Information can be found under employment opportunities at www.nelson.ca

Interested applications should submit their covering letter and resume by 4pm, September 28, 2018 to:

Human Resources City of Nelson 101-310 Ward Street, Nelson, BC V1L 5S4 Email:  hr@nelson.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted. The City of Nelson is committed to employment equity.  We encourage all qualified applicants to apply.

Location: Nelson, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Categories: Sewer & Wastewater,Water Services
Posted: September 13, 2018, 10:08 am
Expires: September 28, 2018, 4:00 pm