Job Details:

Wastewater Operator

Job Details
Open Date Apr 14 2021 - 02:51:00 PM Close Date May 24 2021 - 11:59:00 PM
Position Title Wastewater Operator Posting Type Permanent - Full Time
Posting Status Active Position Length Permanent (Indefinite term)
Department Group Wastewater Hours per Week Forty (40)
Department Works and Engineering Openings 1
Education Equivalent to Completion of Secondary School plus Additional Work Related Program Company Municipality of Port Hope
Location Municipality of Port Hope, Ontario
Salary Range See Terms of Employment in the Job Description
Union Position No


Position:                Wastewater Operator

Department:          Works and Engineering

Purpose of the Position:

The Wastewater Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of the wastewater system (treatment, collection and pumping stations) throughout the Municipality in compliance with all applicable legislation. 

Responsible to:     Wastewater Operations Foreman (Direct), Wastewater Operations Manager (Indirect)

See the Job Posting Attachment for full details on this position.


Hours:         Forty (40) hours per week

2021 Compensation ( dependent on License):


Job Classification

Step 1 - 90%

< 1 year service

Step 2 - 95%

1 to < 2 years of service

Step 3 (100% Job Rate)

2 + years of service

Operator in Training (OIT)(Water Treatment, Water Distribution, Wastewater Treatment, Wastewater Collections (wage rate paid for 1 or multiple OIT licenses, when working in the position)




Wastewater (WW) Operator I (Requires both Class I WW Treatment AND Class I WW Collections licenses)




Wastewater (WW) Operator II (Requires both Class II WW Treatment AND Class II WW Collections licenses)




Wastewater (WW) Operator III (Requires both Class III WW Treatment AND Class II WW Collections licenses)




Union dues payable after thirty (30) consecutive calendar days.

Benefits:      Eligible for the Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance benefit coverage.

                    Eligible for enrolment in the OMERS Pension Plan

Application process:       Please submit your resumeon the Municipality of Port Hope website on or before Monday May 24, 2021 at: / Your Municipal Government / Careers / View Job Opportunities + Apply Online

** Note: Applications will be reviewed and some interviews will be scheduled prior to the job posting closing date **

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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