Industrial Maintenance Mechanic/ Wastewater Operator

utilities & trades environmental services
Posted On: Sep 6, 2017
Closing Date: Sep 22, 2017
Industrial Maintenance Mechanic/
Wastewater Operator
The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury is looking for a highly motivated individual to make a significant contribution to the Town’s Wastewater Collection System infrastructure which includes an expanded state of the art Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Reporting to the Wastewater Collection System Supervisor this position is responsible for the preventative maintenance program, maintaining some electrical and most of the mechanical equipment in the operation of the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Wastewater pumping stations at various locations within Bradford West Gwillimbury. The incumbent will repair/replace mechanical components on demand in the facilities to keep them in good and safe operating condition as well as assist in the day-to-day operations of the Wastewater division. In addition, the individual will be responsible for maintaining the safe operation of mechanical components in the facilities in accordance with manufacturer requirements, Town policies and procedures and health and safety legislation.
Candidates will have completed an Industrial Mechanic Millwright apprenticeship program or similar training combined with previous experience in an industrial setting including facility maintenance (mechanical). The successful applicant will hold an MOE OIT license or above for wastewater treatment and wastewater collection or would be willing to obtain them upon hire. Must have knowledge of HVAC equipment and the ability to perform maintenance on this equipment as required, experience in gas and electrical welding (shielded metal arc and metal inert gas). In addition, the candidate will have the ability to communicate effectively, professionally and courteously with all levels of staff, developers, contractors and the general public. Knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems would be an asset. The successful candidate must possess a valid class “G” driver’s licence in good standing.
The Town offers an attractive hourly wage rate of $28.25 to $35.31 (2017 rates, under review) plus a competitive benefit package, and an opportunity to grow with us.
To explore this challenging opportunity further, we invite qualified applicants to forward their resume and covering letter in confidence, quoting File Number 2017-IM09 by September 22nd, 2017 to:
Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury, Human Resources Department
125 Simcoe Road, PO Box 251, Bradford, Ontario L3Z 2A8
Fax: 905 775-8633 or email
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, and will only be used for candidate selection.
Accommodations will be provided throughout the recruitment, hiring and employment process in accordance with the AODA and the Ontario Human Rights Code.