Water & Wastewater Operator

Town of Sundre

Water and Wastewater Operator  (AEP I)

Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Sundre has a compelling history and a promising future.  We take pride in being a sustainable community with a population of a 2,700 residents.  Experience a love for nature, safe neighbourhoods, and a place you can make a difference.

The Water and Wastewater Operator (AEP I) is responsible to gain training in the maintenance and day-to-day function of the Town of Sundre’s water distribution system, water treatment plant, and the wastewater and purification system. This position assists senior level operators by working hands-on in conducting pipe and hydrant leak detection, testing, flushing, quality testing, damage repairs, valve exercising and repairs and installations. This is a skilled technical position that requires the incumbent to work in the field, which may involve heavy lifting and manual labor.

The right person for this position will not mind getting their hands dirty while working side by side with their fellow employees.  This 40 hour a week position will require some evening and weekend work and eventually participate in the Town’s regular call-out rotation, be a Grade 12 graduate and have a valid Class 5 Graduated Driver’s License.

The ideal candidate will be highly motivated as this is an excellent career development opportunity to obtain skills and knowledge, obtaining a long-term career within the Operations department. This candidate has the ability to attain Level I & II certifications from the Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP).  Level I & II AEP certification holders are encouraged to apply.

The Town of Sundre offers an attractive wage, accompanied by a comprehensive benefits package and participates in the LAPP pension plan.  

Interested candidates can submit their cover letter and resume by 1:00 pm on June 26, 2018 to:

Human Resources
Town of Sundre
Box 420
Sundre, Alberta  T0M 1X0
Email: hr@sundre.com

(If resume or cover letter is submitted by e-mail,  .pdf or .doc format will only be accepted)

While we appreciate your interest, only those candidates selected will be contacted.  Personal Information will be used to determine eligibility for potential employment and is pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy act.

Please note that while this is an entry level postion, level I & II AEP certification holders are encouraged to apply. 

Water & Wastewater Operator (AEP I) Job Description 

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