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PART-TIME WATER TREATMENT OPERATOR (CLASS OIT to IV) (Water Filtration Plant) (Competition No.: PWE-2017-20)

Corporation of the City of Timmins

Part-Time • Timmins Region



Reporting to the Chief Operator, the Operator will:


Ø Conduct water sampling program for 3, 8 hour days per week (48 hours/pay period)

Ø Operate independently at the Water Filtration Plant on a 12 hour shift rotation (24/7 basis); shift work (days, nights, weekends) as required.

Ø Document all operational parameters as per procedures outlined in City operational procedures, and Ministry of the Environment procedures.

Ø Identify and record adverse water conditions, and implement the necessary corrective actions.

Ø Report to Spills Action Centre (SAC) as required.

Ø Perform laboratory work.

Ø Perform operational parameters on water samples from the plant.

Ø Collect water samples throughout the distribution system

Ø Calibrate and monitor equipment.

Ø Record and manage customer issues as per operational procedures.  

Ø Complete operational plant inspections as per operational procedures.

Ø Complete operational logs and checklists, and CMMS work orders.

Ø Carry out work in accordance with health and safety regulations and procedures.

Ø Use industry related software programs such as CMMS, MS Office, SCADA

Ø Perform other duties as required by the Chief Operator.



Ø Successful completion of Secondary School (Grade 12) Education.

Ø Class G driving licence.

Ø Must possess a valid Water Operator’s Water Treatment Certificate, Class OIT to Class IV, issued under Ontario Regulation 128/04. If OIT certified, must be willing to obtain a Class 1 certification.

Ø Successful completion of 2-year Water Treatment or 2-year related Technical Diploma from an accredited College or University is considered an asset.

Ø Minimum of one (1) year of operating experience in a water treatment facility considered an asset.

Ø Operational knowledge of Process Control instrumentation.

Ø Ability to work in an un-supervised environment.

Ø Working knowledge of the Ontario Safe Drinking Water Act.

Ø Working knowledge of Ontario Regulation 169/03 (Ontario Drinking Water Quality Standards)

Ø Working knowledge of Ontario Regulation 170/03 ( Adverse Sample & Resolution Reporting)

Ø Experience with documentation, operational logs, and recording systems.

Ø Confined Space certification an asset.

Ø Ability to use related software programs such as CMMS and SCADA

Ø Must meet requirements of the physical demand analysis of the position

Ø Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications 

Classification:  Water Treatment Operator (Class OIT to IV)                   

Rate of Pay:     $26.42 to $33.60 per hour (2017 rate) (In accordance with CUPE Local 210 Collective Agreement) 

All applications must be received in the Human Resources Department by the closing date of October 20, 2017.


BY MAIL: 220 Algonquin Blvd. East, Timmins, ON P4N 1B3    

HAND DELIVERY: 236 Algonquin Blvd. East, 2nd Flr., Timmins, ON   P4N 1B2

VIA FAX: 705-360-2685      

VIA E-MAIL:      


Phone: 705-360-2628


“Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.”

“Although we may have your application on file, you must re-apply for this specific competition.”

“Pour de l’information en français, veuillez appeler le 360-2600, poste 2312.”


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Job Expires: 2017-10-20

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Corporation of the City of Timmins

Phone: 705-360-2628
Fax: 705-360-2685
Timmins, ON, Canada

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