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Service Repairman 1

(Water/Waste Water Operator, CUPE, Local 900)

Job Description

Logan Lake residents enjoy one of the finest lifestyles in Canada. Rich community culture, vibrant businesses and a well-managed Municipality provide opportunities for families and individuals to thrive. Nestled in the Thompson Nicola Region, with Kamloops and Merritt only half an hour in either direction, Logan Lake provides an extravagant lifestyle for the outdoor enthusiast. Snowmobiling, ATV riding, fishing, and cross country skiing are right at your doorstep for you to go and explore the pristine surrounding nature and terrain comprising of many lakes and trails. Other amenities provided in the District include a Recreation Centre, Municipal Campground, and a Golf Course.

Great District, Great Career, Great Future!

Department:
Public Works Operations

Status:
Full Time

No. of Positions:
One

Union:
CUPE Local 900

Hours of Work:
40 Hours per week

Salary:
$33.79 per hour

Reporting to the Director of Public Works, the Service Repairman I is responsible for the overall operation of the District's water and sewer utility systems. Work will involve testing, maintaining and repairing various components of the municipal utility systems.

The Service Repairman I (Water/Waste Water Operator) will also assist in all facets of the Public Works Department, including road maintenance and repair, parks maintenance and repair, and fence line repair.

JOB DUTIES INCLUDE:
  • Install and repair various components of the utility systems (i.e.: sewer breaks, water breaks, SCADA system malfunctions), and repair of pumps, motors and equipment.
  • Maintenance of utility systems including water and wastewater pumps, motors, appurtenances.
  • Operation of Class IV equipment. (Backhoe, Loader, Bobcat, Snow Plows, Combination Flusher Vac-truck).
  • Other general duties as from time to time prescribed.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Grade XII or equivalent supplemented by Water Distribution II & Wastewater Treatment Level I certificates.
  • Working knowledge of municipal water and waste water systems.
  • Ability to operate all types of District equipment and vehicles.
  • Class 3 BC Driver’s License with air brake endorsement.
  • Preference may be given to applicants with 5-10 years related experience.

Apply by sending your cover letter of application and resume, quoting competition #19-01, by Friday, October 25, 2019, to the Director of Public Works, District of Logan Lake, Box 190, 1 Opal Drive, Logan Lake BC, V0K 1W0, Fax: (250) 523-6678 or e-mail to jcarter@loganlake.ca.

We thank all applicants in advance; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
The District of Logan Lake is committed to employment equity.
We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.


Location: Logan Lake, BC
Region: Thompson / Shuswap / Columbia
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations,Sewer & Wastewater,Water Services
Posted: October 8, 2019, 11:53 am
Expires: October 25, 2019, 4:30 pm