The City of Portage la Prairie is accepting resumes for the Waterworks Maintenance position. Under the general supervision of the Waterworks Foreman, performs manual labouring tasks in the maintenance and construction of water & wastewater conveyance systems.

REQUIRED TO OPERATE EQUIPMENT SUCH AS:

Sewer jet (air brake endorsement), roto rooter, dump truck, energizer, quickie saw, jackhammer, manual tools, forklift, pumps, steamer, front end loader, two-way radio, meter reading equipment, light-duty vehicle.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:  

  • Completion of Grade 12.
  • Province of MB Class II Certificate in Water Distribution and in Wastewater Collection.
  • Special Boiler Certificate.
  • A valid driver’s license with Air Brake endorsement.

HOURS OF WORK: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, 1/2 hour for lunch.

SALARY:  $28.75 per hour as per CUPE collective agreement. This is a unionized position and is subject to all terms and conditions of the collective agreement or subsequent amending agreements.

Please email resumes to hr@city-plap.com or drop off applications at City Hall attention Human Resources Officer. Applications must be received no later than 4:30 pm on Monday February 6th and marked Competition # 2023-03.

Website: www.city.portage-la-prairie.mb.ca

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

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.