Job: Water Operator

Title Water Operator
Application Close Date Sunday, June 11, 2017
Location PORT HOPE
Date Posted May 17, 2017
Job Information


Is accepting applications for the position of:

Water Operator

The Municipality of Port Hope is a remarkably picturesque community located on the shore of Lake Ontario and nestled in the Northumberland Hills, approximately 100 Km east of Toronto.  With a population of 16,500, the Municipality is an active, vibrant, healthy, and caring community, offering a wonderful blend of rural and urban lifestyles and magnificent historic architecture.  Learn more about us at

Reports to: Water Operations Manager


The Water Operator is responsible to operate and maintain the Water Distribution and Water Treatment infrastructure and related facilities in compliance with all applicable legislation.

Supervises: None


  • High school Diploma or equivalent required; post-secondary education in related field would be an asset.
  • At a minimum a valid Water Treatment and Water Distribution Operator in Training (OIT) Certificate of Competence and willingness to attain Water Treatment Class II and Water Distribution Class III Certificate of Competence within a specified amount of time.
  • Computer skills using Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Word and Power Point) and Internet are required.
  • Ability to perform heavy lifting, carrying and moving objects of 40 Kg or more.
  • Valid and satisfactory Police Records Check and clean MTO issued Drivers Abstract

For more details on this position, please visit the Municipal website at, in the Career Opportunities section.

Hours:                     Forty (40) hours per week.

Compensation:      Under review

Benefits:                 Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance benefit coverage after three months and OMERS Pension Plan as of date of hire.

Application process:            Please submit your resume on or before Sunday June 11th 2017

On-line Resume submission: Municipality of Port Hope Website:  Click on Career Opportunities; Apply Email:
Mail: Human Resources Manager

Municipality of Port Hope, 56 Queen St., Port Hope ON  L1A 3Z9

Fax:           905-885-7698

Phone:     905-885-4544

The Municipality of Port Hope thanks all applicants for their interest in the position; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and is used to determine eligibility for potential employment.  The Municipality of Port Hope is an equal opportunity Employer.  Work accommodations are available, upon request, in the recruitment process for applicants with disabilities.

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