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Summer Student II
Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

May 14, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 18-092 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Engineering & Regional Utilities - JAMES Plant
Job Description: At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, reliable, self-motivated Summer Student to work in the JAMES Pollution Control Centre. The successful applicant will assist in the operation and maintenance of the JAMES Pollution Control Centre, in a trainee capacity; May – September 2018.

You will assist with the following functions:
• In the operation of wastewater treatment plant functions;
• In the maintenance and repair of equipment, such as pumps, motors, instruments, chlorination systems etc;
• In the lubrication and cleaning of machinery and equipment; performs ‘housekeeping’ and general maintenance work through the JAMES plant;
• In record keeping;
• In a variety of wastewater and biosolids sampling operations.


 Must have a minimum of Grade 12 education or equivalent.
 Must be currently attending a secondary or post-secondary educational program full or part-time; or (ii) have attended full or part-time in the last academic year and plan to return in the next ensuing semester.
 Must be enrolled in a recognized Water and Wastewater Technology program.
 Must possess a BC Water and Wastewater Operators Certification Program, Chlorine Handler Certificate.
 Must be in possession of a valid BC Driver’s Licence

If you are ready for a rewarding and fulfilling opportunity where you will play an integral role in helping Abbotsford be City that all other communities aspire to be, apply today!

Opening Date: April 30, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: May 14, 2018 04:30 PM