Water and Wastewater treatment operator

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Full time

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Water and Wastewater treatment operator


Aquatech Canadian Water Services Inc. is a privately held Canadian corporation established in 2004, specializing in management, operations, and maintenance services for both Water and Wastewater facilities. Aquatech Canadian Water Services Inc. is one of the largest private Canadian operations teams of Water and Wastewater treatment plants.

We presently are hiring Class 1 or higher Water Treatment operators for full-time positions. Candidates must possess a valid OIT/Class 1 or higher Certificate for Water Treatment and a valid class 5 driver’s license. This position is in the Fort Saint John, B.C. area.

For this specific position the team members will operate and execute the maintenance on Water Treatment and bulk loading distribution systems. The position will also involve rotations with the operation of a Wastewater Treatment Facility and Collection system. These sites will include Nanofiltration/R.O. water treatment plants, bulk truck fill stations, sewer lift station, septage receiving station, lagoons system and a Centrifuge.

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.
  • Flexible learning and development opportunities


Duties, responsibilities and personal qualities required, but are not limited to:

  • Collecting and analysis of samples;
  • Process Interpretation and adjustment of process, according to the lab results;
  • The ability to do minor maintenance on Chemical injection systems;
  • Calibrate lab equipment and on-line instrumentation;
  • The ability to trouble shoot process alarms and respond;
  • Compile and complete the required reports and documents;
  • Be motivated, flexible and a team player.
  • Respond and communicate efficiently to client inquiries and maintain good relations with public, office staff, co-workers, and contractors.
  • Have effective organizational skills;
  • Promote a positive image of Aquatech Canadian Water Services.
  • Be willing & competent to complete a regular, on-call rotation.

Mandatory Requirements

  • Level 1 or higher WT, WDS, WWT, WWC

  • Valid class 5 driver’s license

  • 2 to 5 years of experience (preferred)

  • Proficient in Microsoft office

  • Professional level of English (B2)


Additional pay: Overtime pay


  • Extended health care
  • Vision care
  • Dental care
  • Matching RRSP
  • Virtual medical support
  • 6 sick days per year


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

British-Columbia, Fort Saint John

Applicant criteria

Minimum level of education required

1- Technical school

Minimum level of experience required

3 to 5 years


English (3- Advanced)