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Organization Overview

The City of Port Moody is a growing community of 34,000 residents located 30 minutes east of downtown Vancouver at the head of the Burrard Inlet and just steps from seaside parks, mountain trails and lakes. To achieve our mission of providing services that enhance the quality of life for all of our residents, we are looking for motivated individuals to complement our team.
Title Utility Maintenance Worker I, TFT
Job ID 12-66
Job Class Temporary Full-time
Employment Group CUPE 825 (Outside)
# of Vacancies One (1)
Posting Period August 24 - 31, 2012
Position Overview
The City of Port Moody is seeking an enthusiastic individual to to fill a temporary full-time position on the Utilities crew.

This position will be responsible for performing water distribution and wastewater collection system maintenance, monitoring, upgrades and installations. Duties include: installing backflow prevention devices and pipe,operating power generating equipment, monitoring and evaluating chlorine disinfection, taking pressure and meter readings and performing hydrant, valve, pump and PRV maintenance and repairs including leak detection and uni-directional flushing.

This position is temporary full-time and the assignment may be shortened or extended as operationally required.
Please note that employment in this position is subject to a satisfactory police record search and driver's abstract. Please submit your online application by the posting close date.
Basic Qualifications
  • Grade 12 plus a minimum of two years of job related experience in water distribution and wastewater collection
  • A minimum of six months of technical community college education
  • EOCP Wastewater Collection Level 1 and EOCP Water Distribution Level 1
  • A valid Class 3 BC driver’s license with air endorsement
  •  Sound knowledge of the utility infrastructure and functions of an Operations Department
  • Ability to perform a variety of maintenance duties
  • Ability to read and interpret plans and specs
  • Thorough understanding of related equipment and ability to perform basic repairs
  • Sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to perform manual work outdoors
  • Ability to work effectively with co-workers and members of the public


Date Added 8/23/2012
Branch/Location Office Works Yard
City Port Moody
State/Province British Columbia [BC]
Compensation - Hourly $27.75 - $29.87
Compensation & Benefits Overview The City of Port Moody strives to be an employer of choice and offers an excellent benefits package as well as professional development opportunities.
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