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Organization:    Ontario Clean Water Agency
Division:    Operations, Kawartha Hub
City:    Bobcaygeon
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    95504 - Operational (BU) OST 15
Salary:    $992.90 - $1,231.37 Per Week* (base with pay for certification: $996.90– $1,339)
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    57949

The Ontario Clean Water Agency is an agency of the Province of Ontario, reporting to the Ministry of the Environment. As the largest provider of water and wastewater services in Canada, we manage over 800 facilities from small well systems and lagoons to large water and wastewater treatment plants. Consider this opportunity if you are a motivated, team oriented individual seeking a career in the water and wastewater industry.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will plan, coordinate, administer and oversee operational and maintenance activities, including compliance with operational agreements in accordance with all relevant legislation, acts and regulations. Provide team leadership to operational and maintenance staff.

How do I qualify?

• Ability to obtain; Class 3 Water Treatment and Wastewater Treatment, Class 2 Water Distribution & Supply, Class 2 Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection.
• Minimum Level 1 in all disciplines as specified in “O.Reg. 128/04 of the Safe Drinking Water Act” and “O.Reg. 129/04 of the Ontario Water Resources Act”.
• Valid Class G driver's license.
• Must be available to be on-call after regular working hours.

• Good technical knowledge of the theories, principles and practices related to the operation, maintenance and administration of water and wastewater processes and related equipment.
• Thorough knowledge and understanding of environmental health and safety legislation, regulations, procedures and guidelines including the Safe Drinking Water Act, Environmental Protection Act, Ontario Water Resources Act, Regulations 180/03, 128/03 169/03, and 170/3, Occupational Health and Safety Act, National Fire Prevention Association Standards 291, Traffic Management Section 7 of the Highway Traffic Act as well as other statues to monitor program delivery and ensure compliance.
• Demonstrated experience supervising staff to train, direct and assign work activities.

Interpersonal and communication skills
• Good interpersonal skills are required to effectively communicate with Agency staff, clients, other levels of government and the public.

Other Essential Skills
• Good planning, financial and analytical skills to manage and plan multiple projects & assess project priorities.

We Offer
• A defined benefit pension plan
• Maternity and parental leave top-up benefits, which includes adoptive parents
• Comprehensive Health Plan
• Life and Disability insurance
• Flexible learning and development opportunities
• Opportunities for career advancement and specialization through a wide range of career fields within the Ontario Public Service

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 1 Boyd St., Bobcaygeon, East Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   4
Category:   Maintenance and Trades
Posted on:   Tuesday, October 8, 2013
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Wednesday, October 23, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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