Job: Water Operator

Title Water Operator
Employer Municipality of Mississippi Mills
Application Close Date Thursday, October 24, 2019
Location Mississippi Mills, ON
Date Posted September 30, 2019
Job Information


Like the river, a strong current of community runs through the town, villages, hamlets and rural areas of the Municipality of Mississippi Mills. A diverse community of rural and small town interests covering over 500 square kilometres of land within Lanark County just west of the City of Ottawa.

Mississippi Mills, population of 13,163, is an outstanding urban and rural community that is recognized for its natural and architectural beauty, high quality of life and respect for its heritage and environment. In its vision of the future, the community will be seen to promote and manage balanced economic growth.

One (1)

Holds a Class 1 or OIT Water Distribution & Supply and
a Class 1 or OIT Wastewater Collection Licenses
Class 1 – Step 1 $25.08 – Step 5 $28.11
OIT – Step 1 $24.08 – Step 5 $27.11


Water Operator duties include but are not limited to the following:
• Performing regular maintenance and repairs as required to the storm sewer, sanitary sewer and water system
• Participates in the on-call rotations outside normal operating hours
• Performs winter maintenance on the road system
• Performs maintenance of roadside and other Municipal owned property
• On call duties will be required
• Overtime/Weekend work will be required
• Perform general labour duties


• Valid DZ license
• Minimum of three years relevant experience to key responsibilities
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Minimum OIT Water Distribution & Supply System License – must obtain Class 1 within 12 months
• Minimum OIT Wastewater Collection License – must obtain Class 1 within 12 months

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Interested candidates for the above position are invited to submit in confidence, a resume outlining their qualifications, please indicate which job you are applying for, to the undersigned no later than 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 24, 2019. We would like to thank all who apply, but only those applicants selected for an interview will be acknowledged.

Guy Bourgon
Director of Roads and Public Works
Phone: (613) 256-2064 ext. 233
Fax: (613) 256-4242

If you require this document or any additional documents in an alternative format, please contact our office at 613 256-2064. Should you require any special accommodations in order to apply or interview for a position with the Municipality of Mississippi Mills we will endeavour to make such accommodations.

Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of job selection.


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