Water/Wastewater Operator II
Public Works – Water
CUPE LOCAL 966- Public Works
Under general supervision, performs manual and equipment operating duties in the performance of various Public Works construction, maintenance or operational functions
+ Maintains, operates and inspects water distribution and wastewater collection system assets
+ Performs water quality and system tests and takes corrective actions
+ Ensures all work is performed in compliance with relevant standards, legislation and regulations
+ Performs hand excavation, backfilling, restoration works, concrete work and pipe laying
+ Cleans sewer mains, laterals and manholes of debris and sediment
+ Maintains a neat appearance and performs duties in a way which conveys a "positive image' of the Region
+ Minimum grade 12 education or equivalent
+ Minimum one (1) year of job related experience
+ Minimum acceptable MOE certification is Water Distribution Class 1 and Wastewater Collection Operator-in-Training (OIT) certificate with a preference for progressive advancement of certification to the subsystem class level
+ Meter Installers Certificate preferred
+ Ability to operate and maintain a variety of manual and power equipment
+ Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
+ Capable of accurately completing work forms and reports
+ Must have a working knowledge of computers
+ Must have a working knowledge of applicable regulation as it applies to compliance
+ Must successfully complete mandatory renewal training
+ Requirement to obtain Meter Installers Certificate
+ Physically able to perform requirements of the job
+ Possess a Class “GZ” license in good standing with preference for “DZ”
+ Must be willing and available to work independently on shifts
+ Testing may be required
Preference will be given to qualified applicants who are currently in the bargaining unit
Location: 2 Copper Road, Brampton, ON.
Hours of Work: 7:00am – 4:00 pm Monday to Friday. AWW may be in effect, shift work may be required
If this opportunity matches your qualifications and experience, please apply online
The Region of Peel serves more than 1.4 million residents and approximately 163,000 businesses in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga. We deliver a wide range of resident focused services across the Region.
Our 20-year vision for Peel is “Community for Life.” Our goal is to create a place where everyone enjoys a sense of belonging and has access to the services and opportunities needed to thrive in each stage of their lives. Our 2015-2035 Strategic Plan outlines the work we're focused on to bring this vision to life.
To learn more about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca
At the Region of Peel, we respect diversity and treat one another in ways that are fair, courteous and compassionate, recognizing everyone’s contributions. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Peel is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
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System ID: 2019-9268
Position Type and Status: Regular Full-time
Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Energy , Oil and Utilities, Government and Public Sector
Career Level (EN): Experienced
Post End Date: 6/27/2019 11:59 PM
External Company Name: Regional Municipality of Peel