Job: Public Works – Storm Sewer Operator

Title Public Works – Storm Sewer Operator
Employer Town of Tecumseh
Application Close Date Friday, August 4, 2017
Location Town of Tecumseh
Date Posted July 6, 2017
Job Information

Notice of Employment Opportunity

Public Works – Storm Sewer Operator
July 4, 2017

The Corporation of the Town of Tecumseh is currently recruiting for a highly motivated and
energetic individual to fill the full-time position of Public Works – Storm Sewer Operator.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Manager Roads & Fleet, this position will perform and document a variety of daily
storm sewer system and pump station inspections as well as routine and preventative maintenance and
repairs on equipment and plant. The Storm Sewer Operator responsibility also includes emergency
generators installed at storm pump stations. In addition, the Storm Sewer Operator will perform
winter control operations, equipment maintenance, repair services and general labour duties.

Qualifications and Requirements

Candidates must have a minimum Grade 12 secondary school diploma, along with a journeyman
electrician certification and experience with electronics and control applications. Candidates must
have experience with Supervisor Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) programming and operation, as
well as experience with Human Machine Interface (HMI) software. The successful candidate must have
a minimum three (3) years related experience, preferably in a municipal setting, along with
experience in sewer and pump station maintenance and associated equipment and hold a valid Class
“DZ” driver’s license. In addition, the successful candidate must have the ability to read and
interpret blue prints, construction specification and drawings as well as proficient with Microsoft
Suite. Candidates who possess Waste Water Collection license will be considered an asset.
Proven experience with inspection and perform maintenance and repairs on the mainline storm sewers
including flushing, camera inspections, catch basin and wet well cleaning. In addition, candidates
must have experience with records generation and retention along with experience in winter
maintenance activities, such as plowing and salting roads and sidewalks.


The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free
recruitment and selection process. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise if you
require accommodation.

We invite you to visit the Town’s webpage to obtain further information about the
municipality and to view the full Job Description for the position of Public Works – Storm Sewer

It is the responsibility of the applicants to ensure that their resume reaches the Human Resources
Officer by the closing date, or they will not be considered.


The Town offers an hourly salary of $33.49 per hour for this position in accordance with the
Collective Agreement with CUPE Local 702.1. This position is subject to a probationary period of
sixty (60) calendar days.

Applicants are invited to submit resumes to by Friday, August 4, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.
All applications are appreciated; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be
contacted. Personal information is collected pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and
Protection of Privacy Act [MFIPPA] and will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection.

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