Class 4 Water Treatment Operator – 1 year term

Under the direction of the Water Treatment Manager, the operator ensures the safe and effective monitoring and operations of processes and equipment for the water treatment division and acts as operator in charge as required.

QUALIFICATIONS: The City of Portage la Prairie is a Class IV facility and a Class 4 Certificate in Water Treatment is required.

Applicant with 2 years post-secondary education in a related field may be considered on an under fill basis as per the guidelines established by the employer and the collective agreement.   For more information on the requirements needed to achieve a Province of MB Class 4 Certification please visit

HOURS OF WORK: 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, 1 hour for lunch, Monday to Friday. Required to work one weekend per month and carry a pager during this operating shift.
(Shifts may be changed due to operational requirements)

SALARY: The rate of pay for this position ranges from $25.52 to $30.87 per hour dependant on education, experience and qualifications.

This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Please forward applications with the competition number 2016-13 to Human Resources Office, City of Portage la Prairie, 97 Saskatchewan Ave East, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 0L8, FAX (204) 239-1532.

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We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.