New Job Water Treatment Operator & Town Maintenance In Newfoundland And Labrador

Water Treatment Operator & Town Maintenance
Water Treatment Operator & Town Maintenance

Water Treatment Operator & Town Maintenance

Company : Town of Port au Port East
Salary : $16 an hour
Location : Newfoundland and Labrador

Full Description


Water – This position will involve monitoring hazardous chemicals such as chlorine and propane. Responsible for making repairs as necessary and continually monitoring the town water supply at 3 water treatment plants, and throughout town in accordance with Government guidelines.

Town Maintenance – This position will involve assisting with carpentry, plumbing, painting, mowing lawns, & cleaning as necessary.


  • Adjust Chemical Levels
  • Report writing – Calculations
  • High School or Equivalent
  • Class 5 Drivers License / Own Truck
  • Meter Reading
  • Maintain inventory
  • Potable Water Experience
  • Flushing hydrants
  • Problem Resolution
  • Able to use power tools
  • Contact Suppliers – re: Parts ordering

Must be willing to:

  • Complete Water Certification Exam after a period of 1 year
  • Complete Fire Aid/CPR & WHIMIS
  • Complete Confined Spaces training
  • Respond to Emergency calls when called upon to do so
  • Work some weekends as per schedule


  • Currently hold or in the process of or willing to obtaining Class 1 Water Treatment Certification
  • Followed applicable regulations to maintain safety of the town water system and personnel
  • Measure out chemicals like chlorine for use in disinfecting water
  • Daily water system & meter reading calculations
  • Previously used ride on lawn tractor

Applications must be received at the Town Office no later than 4:00PM on Thursday, May 11th, 2023 and can be submitted using one of the following options:

By Fax: 709-648-9481

By Email: [email protected]

Drop Off: Town of Port au Port East

9 Hynes Road

Job Type: Part-time
Part-time hours: 20 per week

Salary: $16.00 per hour


  • Morning shift
  • On call
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 2023-05-11