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Intermediate Water systems Operator - Regular Full-Time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

October 15, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 18-U135 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Utilities Operations
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 123,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a regular full-time Intermediate Water Systems Operator to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division, Utilities Operations Department.

Reporting to the Utilities Operations Manager, in this unionized position, the successful applicant will be responsible for inspecting, maintaining, operating, servicing, installing, cleaning and repairing a variety of pumping station equipment such as pumps, mechanical control equipment, gauges, counters, records and related equipment to ensure the effective operation of water pumping stations. You will also be responsible for operating a water treatment plant; maintaining ancillary and water disinfection equipment; inspecting pressure reducing stations; and testing and checking pressure reducing valves and equipment for proper operation; as well as conducting water quality sampling.

Your education will include completion of Grade 12 supplemented by technical courses related to the work and considerable experience in water systems operation. Thorough knowledge of the standard practices, methods, tools and equipment used in the maintenance, repair, inspection and operation of a variety pumping and pressure reducing stations and water treatment systems is essential for this role. You also have the ability to inspect operations, and diagnose and correct operations and the ability to operate a water treatment plant and ancillary equipment.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid current certifications and licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with this competition number and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:

• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted.
• EOCP Water Distribution - Level 2
• EOCP Water Treatment – Level 1

The CUPE rate of pay is $36.21 per hour (2018 rates) plus benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm Monday, October 15, 2018.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: October 1, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: October 15, 2018 04:30 PM