New Job Distribution And Collection Operator A (Lead Hand) Ex22-1421 In Ontario

Distribution and Collection Operator A (Lead Hand) EX22-1421
Distribution and Collection Operator A (Lead Hand) EX22-1421

Distribution and Collection Operator A (Lead Hand) EX22-1421

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $30.88–$34.92 an hour
Location : Ontario

Full Description

Posting date: December 13, 2022

Job Title: Distribution and Collection Operator A (Lead Hand)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Posting number: EX22-1421

Status: Limited position

Estimated Probable Duration: Seven (7) months (may be extended)

Hours of Work: 80 hours bi-weekly

Shift Work Required: Yes (weekend shift schedule)

Range of Pay: $30.88 to $34.92 per hour

Start date: To follow selection process

Initial Reporting Location: Frobisher Depot

Section: Distribution and Collection
Division: Linear Infrastructure Services
Department: Growth and Development

Duties: Under the supervision of a Foreperson:

  • Act as Operator-In-Charge and assume responsibility for the operation and maintenance of CGS’s distribution and collection system facilities and infrastructure.
  • Responsible for conducting investigations concerning immediate problems and complaints in any phase of CGS’s water/wastewater operations as directed.
  • Make immediate repairs or adjustments when qualified to do so, or report to or acquire action by qualified personnel to rectify the situation.
  • Complete logbook entries and comprehensive reports on all investigations.
  • Responsible for overseeing the activities of a crew engaged in minor construction and maintenance projects.
  • Required to do light work along with overseeing the crew.
  • Collect samples, perform routine lab tests and document results.
  • Direct and instruct other operators and/or train junior employees in the safe and efficient operation of water/wastewater systems and facilities.
  • Develop and maintain a thorough working knowledge of CGS's Safety Manual and the applicable Provincial Legislation listed therein.
  • Perform other related duties as required.


  • Successful completion of Secondary School (Grade XII) Education.
  • Applicants must possess and maintain, at a minimum, Water Distribution Level I certification and Waste Water Collection Level 1 certification. This is a provincially legislated requirement.
  • Higher levels of certification considered a definite asset.
  • Must have a minimum of two (2) years experience in water/wastewater operations.
  • Able to effectively complete M.M.M.S. Crew Cards.
  • Prepare reports and exercise good judgement in dealing with emergency conditions and with the general public.
  • Able to communicate effectively with mobile radio equipment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret key plans such as as-built drawings, standard plans and specifications and associated equipment operating manuals.
  • Demonstrate interpersonal skills in dealing with the public, staff and outside agencies in a courteous and effective manner.
  • Complete knowledge of streets and roads within CGS.
  • Excellent use of English; verbally and in writing.
  • Satisfactory health, attendance and former employment history.
  • May require the use of a CGS vehicle on CGS business. Must be physically capable of operating a vehicle safely, possess a valid driver's licence, and have an acceptable driving record.
  • Must provide, at own cost, a Criminal Record Check.

Note: A Criminal Record Check will be requested by the Hiring Manager should you be the candidate of choice. Please do not submit your Criminal Record Check with your application.

Résumés quoting EX22-1421 are invited and will be received by the City of Greater Sudbury’s Human Resources and Organizational Development Division, by e-mail at [email protected] or fax at 705-688-3979, for the above noted position until 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 21, 2022. Any application received after this deadline will not be considered.

For further instructions on how to apply to this position, please visit our How to Apply section.

All City of Greater Sudbury employees are required to be fully vaccinated as a condition of hire in accordance with the City's mandatory Vaccination Policy. Please do not submit your proof of vaccination with your resume. This information will only be required if you are selected as the candidate of choice.

  • Interested applicants who have questions regarding certification are encouraged to visit the OWWCO website at

All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If contacted, and you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process you must advise the Hiring Manager.

The City of Greater Sudbury has launched a survey to understand what prospective employees are looking for from an employer. Please take a few minutes to provide us with your input. Your responses will be anonymous. Thank you in advance for your participation in the survey!

The City of Greater Sudbury is dedicated to maintaining an equitable, inclusive, diverse and accessible work environment. Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. To find out if you’re eligible and for more information, visit our Applicants Living Outside of Canada web page. If you received your education from an educational institution outside of Canada, a copy of your Word Education Services (WES) or International Credential Assessment Service of Canada (ICAS) document is required, along with your credentials. Personal information submitted will be used for the purpose of determining suitability for this competition only in accordance with The Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.