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The Water/Wastewater Compliance Coordinator is primarily responsible for managing the compliance requirements in the Water and Wastewater divisions in accordance with all applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal Acts, Regulations and Bylaws, including oversight of the Drinking Water Quality Management
A member of a collaborative and innovative team, you will work in an environment that focuses on service excellence and environmental stewardship. You will provide leadership, supervise and direct the day-to-day activities of the team, oversee operations and maintenance activities, as well as lead assigned projects and support services for InnServices Utilities Inc. You will further assume the Overall Responsible Operator (ORO) duties for water and wastewater (subject to possessing required water and wastewater certifications), coordinate and oversee routine maintenance and inspections of the water and wastewater systems while ensuring compliance with Provincial Legislation and Corporate policies for the protection of public health and safety.
Reporting to the Supervisor Water Construction & Design, the successful applicant for this position will be responsible for protecting the quality and integrity of the existing water distribution system by overseeing and inspecting all facets of new watermain capital works projects and associated work in the city.
A member of a cross-functional and engaged team, the Utilities Technician will work in an environment that prides itself on service excellence and environmental stewardship. With a focus on continuous improvement and improved work efficiency, you will focus on improving operating and maintenance efficiency throughout the various water distribution systems and be part of the team delivering a safe drinking water supply to the public.
The Water SCADA Specialist is responsible for providing technical expertise and project coordination to Water Services on projects, updates and maintenance on SCADA and security matters. This position will support the development, updating and implementation of Water Services’ SCADA standards, procedures and policies. This position will assist with technical troubleshooting, physical and cyber security measures, development of SCADA and security data based reports, and provision of reporting tools to staff where appropriate.
The successful candidate will work as a part of a dynamic and collaborative team to coordinate the development and implementation of the award-winning Water Efficiency Strategy (WES). Work includes ongoing administration of the City’s residential water efficiency programs, program auditing and research, and public and youth education programming. This position requires excellent project management skills to help the City meet the WES targets, and monitoring and evaluation of program success to continually improve programs.
Provides leadership and supervision of facility staff by organizing, directing, and scheduling facility operations for the water treatment and wastewater treatment facilities; Manage facility employees including performance evaluations, training and development, coaching, health and safety and other related supervisory functions; Review and recommend staffing requirements and participate in the hiring process, as required;
The successful candidate will work alongside other distribution operators and demonstrate experience in all aspects of Water Distribution Operation and Maintenance in accordance with Water Services policies procedures and operations and in accordance with the requirements of the OIT and or Class regulatory certification. The successful candidate will provide operational and technical support to the Supervisors, Lead Hands, Technicians and other Water Services staff as required. The successful candidate will work both individually and with crews and where applicable will share their technical expertise in the areas of distribution activities in a peer to peer environment.
The successful candidate will assist in the development, implementation, and ongoing administration of data collection, analysis and management in support of the Water Efficiency Strategy. This includes the tracking of key performance indicators for water efficiency program metrics; assimilating, reporting and quality assurance and quality control on the annual Water Balance; supporting Water Services with respect to benchmarking data and data analysis projects; and supports various research projects identified in the 2016 Water Efficiency Strategy. Guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph’s Corporate Administrative Plan and committed to the Corporate Values of integrity, excellence and wellness, the candidate will aid in the achievement of the Community Vision – to be the city that makes a difference.
Under the direction of the Supervisor through the Chief Operator, the Full-time Water Systems Operator will carry out numerous duties in the operation of a Class III direct filtration water treatment facility, Class III trunk distribution system and a Class II local water distribution system. Operations and maintenance of these facilities must be performed in accordance to established SOP’s, Safe Drinking Water Act, Environmental Protection Act, Municipal Drinking Water License and Drinking Water Works Permit.