Technical Services Summer Student (Water/Wastewater)


Special Areas Board

Job Category: Seasonal
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Youngstown
Competition No: 411000
Technical Services Summer Student – Water & Wastewater (May – August)
  • Hourly rates starting at $21.2243 depending upon experience and education.
  • 40-hour work week (Monday through Friday) – Overtime may be required.

Special Areas Youngstown Service Centre

(some travel in region)

  • Enjoy a challenging and rewarding seasonal position that will have you working in our Technical Services department during the late spring and summer months.
  • This position offers valuable work experience in a rewarding and invigorating work environment.
Key Duties & Description Key Duties include: 

  • Mowing and upkeep of Special Areas Board water plants and lagoons
  • Assisting with plumbing and any unforeseen events
  • Driving samples into cities or delivering parts
  • Hauling water and cleaning tanks
  • May assist water utility officers at various sites for repairs and/or regular maintenance
  • Data entry
  • Other duties as required
  • Grade 12 Diploma
  • Experience using computers and data entry software (MS Office)
  • A valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence
  • Ability to communicate effectively using courtesy, tact and discretion and use good judgement
Important Considerations 
  • These are designated safety sensitive positions and mandatory pre-employment drug testing will be conducted on all newly hired employees.
  • Ability to work independently and possess strong organizational/time-management skills
  • An attention to detail combined with a strong work ethic
  • Physical capabilities to perform job duties (required lifting/carrying) and have a mechanical aptitude
  • Candidates enrolled in a Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Program will be considered
  • Please include a contact email address on application or resume
Additional Information
  • Wyatt Girletz – Technical Services Supervisor – 403-857-9421


Please send an application form and/or resume quoting competition number and preferred work location to:


We thank all applicants; however, only those invited for an interview will be personally contacted.

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