Water Distribution & Wastewater Collection Operator - Class 1

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 people situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario.  Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities, making it an excellent place for a career and raising a family. 

The City of Cornwall is seeking a motivated individual for the role of Water Distribution & Wastewater Collection Operator for the Infrastructure & Municipal Works Department.

This individual will be responsible for but not limited to performing service taps, repair and construct water mains, sewer mains and associated appurtenances. This individual will carry out maintenance duties on the Water Distribution & Wastewater Collection system as directed when required. The ideal candidate will also be assigned other work when required.   

Our ideal candidate will possess a Post-Secondary Certificate/Diploma; have a minimum of one (1) year of recent related experience working with Water Distribution & Wastewater Collection systems; Must be in possession of a Ministry of Environment, Conservation & Parks Water Distribution (WD) Operator Class 1 certificate; Must possess and be capable of maintaining a valid M.T.O. Class “D” Driver’s License with “Z” endorsement. Will be able to demonstrate effective communication skills with strong interpersonal and customer-service skills.

This position will be allocation to our Winter Control shift that starts approximately November 15, 2022. The night shift for the Winter Control is 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM) from Wednesday to Sundays. For the summer/fall season you would be working 40 hours per week during the day unless a change is required due to operational needs.

The City of Cornwall offers a competitive starting annual salary of $26.76.

The deadline for submissions is July 25, 2022.  

To apply, fill out the application form online including your cover letter, resume and proof of qualifications quoting File: 22-126 Water Distribution & Wastewater Collection Operator Class 1

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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