Water and wastewater treatment operator level 1-2

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Water and wastewater treatment operator level 1-2


Aquatech Canadian Water Services Inc. (established in 2004) is one of the largest privately held Canadian corporations that specializes in management, operations and maintenance services for both water and wastewater facilities. ACWS is an expert in the operation of drinking water, wastewater and industrial process water treatment systems. We deliver our services throughout Canada serving industries, cities and municipalities regardless their size. 
Why join us? 

  • Opportunities for career advancement and specialization with many different water and wastewater services in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario.
  • You will be eligible for additional pay for certification, should you be successful in completing and maintaining facility water/wastewater operator’s licenses.
  • Work with an organization committed to innovation and advanced technology.
  • Paid training, certifications, conferences and other solutions for professional development.
  • We are committed to promoting the health, safety and well-being of our employees and creating sustainable value for our customers and their communities.  

We are currently hiring certified level 1-2 water and wastewater operators for full-time positions. Candidates must have at least level 1 WT and WWT certifications and a valid class 5 driver’s license. The primary location for this role is in Morley, Alberta. Travelling to various job sites may be required. 
As a WT&WWT operator, you will be responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient operation of water treatment facilities, while working with a small team under supervision. This position includes working on a shift (10 days on/4 days off, Tuesday through to the following Thursday). 


The main responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:  

  • Operating and overseeing daily plant operations to ensure smooth functioning of water treatment processes. 
  • Conducting laboratory testing to monitor water quality and ensure compliance with regulatory standards. 
  • Assisting in preparing monthly and annual reports to document operational activities and performance. 
  • Maintaining and repairing distribution/collection systems through regular flushing and maintenance. 
  • Assisting supervisor in troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing equipment and operational issues as they arise. 
  • Perform landscaping and housekeeping duties as needed to maintain a clean and organised facility. 

Mandatory Requirements

  • Minimum level 1 certification in WT, WWT, WWC, WDS or higher (proof required)
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract (proof required)
  • Ability to lift up to 35 kgs (77 lbs)
  • Mechanical skills: proficiency with hand and power tools
  • Certificates in H2S, First Aid, Confined Space, TDG (an asset)
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) 


Additional pay: Overtime pay, on-call 

  • Life & Health insurance: medical, dental, and vision coverage 
  • Virtual medical & mental health support platform 
  • Matching RRSP 
  • Paid time off 
  • Relocation assistance
  • Paid training and career development 
  • Company truck for regular routes and on-call
  • Annual safety boots allowance 

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, but Aquatech Canadian Water Services Inc. will contact only those to be interviewed. 

Job location

Job location

Alberta, Morley

Applicant criteria

Minimum level of education required

2- A-levels

Minimum level of experience required

7 months to 2 years


English (2- Business fluent)