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The Village of Montrose is an ideally situated community in the Southern Interior of BC, a short drive from the cities of Trail, Rossland, Castlegar and Nelson, and just over two-hours away from Spokane, Washington. Local residents can participate in a great outdoor lifestyle with excellent hiking, skiing and golf, while enjoying close proximity to urban amenities. The Village strives to provide top-notch service to its residents and we are looking for a skilled, enthusiastic and motivated person to join our team to help us maintain that goal.

Position Summary: Working under the direction of the Public Works Foreman, the Utility Operator will be required to perform all duties currently undertaken by the Village’s Public Works Department. Specifically, the incumbent will have demonstrated experience in the operation of equipment and maintenance of municipal public works related to water, sewer, building facilities (including HVAC), roads (including snow plowing) and parks infrastructure.

The ideal candidate must have excellent multi-tasking, communication and organizational abilities and diverse talents in trade related skills. Certification in water and sewer systems operation is essential. Certification or demonstrated skills in a trade or vocation such as electrical, mechanical, carpentry, plumbing, painting, building systems maintenance or pneumatic/ instrumentation maintenance is preferred.

This is a full-time 40-hr work week position including a wage of $32.04/hr. and an accompanying benefits package as per the CUPE Collective Agreement.

Required Qualifications: Competence in the use of construction tools, thorough knowledge of municipal infrastructure, and knowledge of WorkSafe safety regulations.
- EOCP Water Distribution Level 1 Classification (minimum)
- EOCP Waste Water Collection Level 1 Classification
- EOCP Waste Water Treatment Level 1 Classification (minimum)
- Valid BC drivers license with air brake endorsement.

Preferred Qualifications: Certification or demonstrated skills in a trade or vocation such as electrical, carpentry, mechanical, plumbing, building systems, painting or pneumatic/instrumentation maintenance.

Individuals interested in this career position are encouraged to submit their application by 4:00pm Monday, June 4, 2018 to:
Village of Montrose
P.O. Box 510, Montrose, BC
V0G 1P0
Attn. Larry Plotnikoff, CAO

Or e-mail to:

The Village wishes to thank all applicants for their interest, but will only contact those under consideration for the position.