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Water Utility Person
Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

March 24, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 17-034 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Engineering & Regiona Utilities
Job Description: The sixth largest city in BC, Abbotsford is located a short and scenic 30 minute drive east of the Port Mann Bridge. Known as the “city in the country”, Abbotsford’s views and natural beauty are unrivalled. Abbotsford offers a thriving urban centre with all the amenities of big city living at a fraction of the cost.

As an employer, The City of Abbotsford values progress, customer service, integrity and our unique ability to provide diverse innovative services. We manage our own police and emergency services, water supply and wastewater treatment plants, as well as the operations of an International Airport.

The City of Abbotsford is currently offering a full-time Water Utility Person position within our Engineering and Regional Utilities Department.

This position is responsible for the day to day operation of the City’s water systems including the repair, maintenance and construction of waterworks infrastructure. Considerable knowledge of waterworks distribution systems, including mechanical and control systems required to operate and maintain water pumping and storage facilities is a must.

As the ideal candidate you must have:

• Completion of Grade 12.
• Completion of post-secondary courses in waterworks at a recognized college, trades school, Environmental Operators or similar organization.
• A minimum of 1 year experience in waterworks.
• Valid B.C. Driver's Licence (Class 3 with Air)
• B.C. Environmental Operator’s Certification (EOCP), Water Distribution Level 1

This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $23.31 to $27.42 (2015 rate) plus a comprehensive, competitive benefits package.

Closing date: March 24, 2017

If you are ready for a rewarding and fulfilling career where you will play an integral role in helping Abbotsford be the city that all other communities aspire to be we want to hear from you.

To submit a resume, please visit us online at:
Opening Date: March 9, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: March 24, 2017 04:30 PM