City of White Rock Township of Langley City of Surrey District of Mission District of Kent District of Hope Village of Harrison Hot Springs, Fraser Valley Regional District Cultus Lake Park Board City of Chilliwack City of Abbotsford Home Job Listings

Junior Water Systems Operator (up to 2) Temporary Full-Time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

November 21, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 18-U159 (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 up to 2 temporary full-time (from approx. January 28, 2019 to approx. December 20, 2019) Junior 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, and servicing a variety of pumping station equipment such as pumps, control equipment, diesel, propane and natural gas standby engines, cross-connection control devices, gauges, counters, records and related equipment to ensure the effective operation of water pumping stations and perform routine repair tasks. You will assist in the installation of pumps and related equipment as well as the more complex repair and servicing of pump station equipment including pressure reducing valves. The successful candidate will test, clean, and repair system water meters both in the shop and field, including the installation of meters and recording water meter data on a scheduled basis. This position may direct the work of one or more workers engaged in manual tasks and drive a service truck in order to maintain routine records related to the work and perform other related work as required.

Your education will include completion of grade 12 supplemented by technical courses related to the work and sound experience in water systems work or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of the standard practices, methods, tools and equipment used in the maintenance, repair, inspection and operation of a variety of pumping and pressure reducing stations and water treatment systems is essential for this role. You also have the ability to inspect operations, perform routine maintenance, repair and installation tasks on pumping equipment and systems and assist with more complex tasks.

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

The CUPE rate of pay is $34.68 per hour (2019 rates) plus 13% in lieu of 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 Wednesday, November 21, 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: November 7, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 21, 2018 04:30 PM