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

March 3, 2019
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 17-131B (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Engineering & Regional Utilities
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.

The City of Abbotsford is currently offering a full-time Water Utility Person position within our Engineering and Regional Utilities Department. The Utility Operations Division provides leadership in the construction, operations and maintenance of the City’s water, sewer, and storm drainage areas and Regional Utilities services (water and sewer treatment).

In this exciting role you will be responsible for the day to day operation of the City’s water systems including the repair, maintenance and construction of waterworks infrastructure. This skilled position requires a considerable knowledge of waterworks distribution systems, including mechanical and control systems needed to operate and maintain water pumping and storage facilities.

If you are team-oriented with a demonstrated experience in safe work procedures; we’d like to hear from you!

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 one year of experience in waterworks
• Valid B.C. Driver's Licence (Class 3 with Air)
• B.C. Environmental Operator’s Certification (EOCP), Water Distribution Level I.

This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $24.98 to $29.40. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.

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.
Opening Date: February 15, 2019 08:30 AM
Closing Date: March 3, 2019 04:30 PM