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Job Details

Waste Treatment Plant Operator

Employer

Tervita

Date Posted

May 21, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $25.05 to $27.85 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 15, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Tervita

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Class 5/5F/G Licence (cars, small trucks and other 2-axle vehicles)

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Additional Skills

Perform security checks within plant and on grounds

Specific Skills

  • Operate and monitor computerized control systems and related equipment to regulate the treatment and distribution of water
  • Monitor and read recording instruments to detect equipment malfunctions and ensure plant systems and equipment are operating within prescribed limits
  • Make adjustments to plant equipment and systems
  • Collect and test water samples for chemical and bacterial content
  • Collect waste and sewage samples, test and analyze results

Security and Safety

Drug test

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Noisy

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Overtime required

Scientific Specialization

Waste management

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Waste Treatment Plant Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Water Plant Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in controlling systems and equipment to regulate the treatment and distribution of water; in performing minor maintenance or assisting skilled tradespersons with installations and repairs of plant machinery; and in measuring, mixing and transporting chemicals to maintain feed stocks

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing test results and instrument readings; and in making adjustments to systems and equipment as required

METHODICAL

Interest in collecting and testing water samples for chemical and bacterial content, and in maintaining plant logs and reports; and in performing security checks in plants and on grounds

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Waste Plant Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in controlling systems and equipment to regulate flow of sewage through settling, aeration and digestion tanks, and to treat and dispose of sewage wastes; and in performing minor maintenance, or assisting skilled tradespersons with installations and repairs of plant machinery

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing test results and instrument readings; and in making adjustments to systems and equipment as required

METHODICAL

Interest in collecting and testing waste and sewage samples, in maintaining plant logs and reports, and in performing security checks in plants and on grounds

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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