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Job Details

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Employer

Remote Waste LP

Date Posted

June 14, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $79,500.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 08, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Remote Waste LP

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills

  • Respond to customer complaints on water quality problems
  • Read recording instruments to measure output and consumption levels, bacterial content, chlorine and fluoride levels
  • Operate and monitor computerized control systems and related equipment to regulate the treatment and distribution of water
  • Operate and monitor computerized control systems and related equipment to regulate the flow of sewage and to treat and dispose of sewage and wastes
  • Monitor and inspect plant equipment and systems to detect equipment malfunctioning and to ensure plant systems are operating normally
  • 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
  • Maintain chemical feed stocks
  • Complete and maintain plant logs and reports
  • Collect and test water samples for chemical and bacterial content
  • Analyze test results and instrument readings
  • Collect waste and sewage samples, test and analyze results
  • Patrol plant to check pumps, motors, filters, chlorinators and other plant equipment
  • Maintain and repair installation equipment, help with the installation, the assembly, and repairs to equipment
  • Transport and mix chemicals, and operate equipment used to unload chemicals

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability

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.

By Mail:

7117 86 ST
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8X0N9

Advertised Until

Aug 08, 2021

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 Wastewater 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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