Water Treatment Plant Relief Operator - Term Up to Sixteen (16) Months - May 14 Deadline
The City of Prince Albert is accepting applications for a Term position of up to sixteen (16) months for the position of Water Treatment Plant Relief Operator in the Public Works Department. There is the possibility that this term could be extended.
Principle Duties & Responsibilities:
In this Class 4 highly regulated facility, the Relief Operator reports to the Water Treatment Plant Manager or designate. The primary work duties include performing preventative maintenance work at the Water Treatment Plant, water sampling and laboratory analysis, maintaining records and chain of custody forms, monitoring the operation of pumps, filters, reservoirs, sedimentation basins, clarifiers, controlling application of chemicals & water pressure and other duties as assigned.
The Relief Operator is next in line to fill/cover Plant Operator positions when they become vacant due to vacation or illness.
The successful candidate will be expected to effectively work various shifts with limited supervision, exercise sound independent judgment in making decisions and resolving work problems.
•Post-Secondary Diploma in a relevant science or engineering discipline or Grade 12 Diploma with current Class 2 Certification in Water Treatment
•Maintain an independent course of study (supported by the City) to achieve a Class 4 Water Treatment Plant Operator’s Certificate within 5 years;
•Valid Driver’s License
Interested candidates are invited to apply online through the City of Prince Albert’s job portal at www.citypa.com/jobs.
Applications will be accepted until end of day May 14, 2021.
For additional information please contact Andy Busse, City of Prince Albert Water Treatment Plant Manager, at 306-953-4940