Waste Water Treatment Operator Level III


Waste Water Treatment Operator Level III

The Town of Gibsons has an opening for a motivated individual to fill the position of Waste Water Treatment Operator Level III.
Located on the Sunshine Coast, 40 minutes by ferry from Horseshoe Bay, the Town of Gibsons is a vibrant growing community of 4,600 residents. Gibsons is known for its natural beauty, small craft harbour, coastal climate and the numerous special events that are held throughout the year for locals and visitors. Boating, fishing, hiking, camping, mountain biking, paddling and sunset beach walks are just some of the activities that are enjoyed daily by residents of Gibsons and our neighbouring coastal communities. Your family will enjoy living here and your friends will want to visit often.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • The efficient operation of the Town’s wastewater treatment plant (Level III) and lift stations to ensure the effective collection (Level II) and treatment of municipal wastewater in accordance with regulatory requirements, incorporating industry best practices.


The successful applicant must be self-motivated, capable of working independently and as part of a team, and have the following:

  • Valid current BC EOCP certificate in Wastewater Treatment Level III
  • Waste Water Collection Level II.

Computer skills, excellent interpersonal, organizational and written and verbal communications skills, and the ability to deal effectively with the public are all essential skills required. The position requires an individual with strong technical skills who has the ability to understand and control the plant operating parameters in order to achieve or exceed the Waste Water Treatment Plant operating permit requirements.

This is a union position reporting to the Director of Public Works and comes with a standard municipal benefit package including pension, medical and other benefits while working a 37.5 hour work week. You must maintain your Level III Waste Water Operator EOCP certificate and remain in good standing with EOCP. Training for other EOCP certification levels is encouraged and facilitated by the municipality.

Rate of Pay: $34.03/hour

Apply in confidence by July 27, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. to:
David Douglas
Director of Finance/Human Resources

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  • Town of Gibsons
    474 South Fletcher Road
    PO Box 340,
    Gibsons, BC V0N 1V0
  • Phone 604.886.2274
    Fax 604.886.9735

Applicants should include resume and cover letter. The Town thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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