The City of Portage la Prairie is accepting resumes for the position of a Waterworks Clerk. Under the general supervision of the Manager of Finance the incumbent would perform clerical functions for water and wastewater divisions. Responds to public inquiries regarding utility accounts.

Qualifications include Grade 12 and completion of Red River Intermediate Accounting 1 or equivalent. Over two years, up to and including three years of office experience is required. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm with 1 hour for lunch.

The wage for this position is $25.95 per hour. This is a unionized position and is subject to all terms and conditions of the collective agreement or subsequent amending agreements.

Please electronically submit a cover letter and resume to the attention of the Human Resources Officer, City of Portage la Prairie, 97 Saskatchewan Ave. East, Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 0L8, E-mail address:

Applications must be received not later than 4:30 pm on Thursday June 1st, 2023 and marked Competition # 2023-14.

The City of Portage la Prairie is committed to an inclusive, barrier free environment and will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Accessibility for Manitobans Act (AMA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.  We thank all applicants for their interest; only those advancing in the competition will be contacted.  If contacted to participate in the process, please advise if you require an accommodation.

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