Water Utility Operations Manager

Posted on September 5, 2018. Region: Brandon, MB

Yellowhead Regional Water Co-Operative
Job Advertisement - Water Utility Operations Manager

We are currently seeking a qualified person to join the Yellowhead Regional Water Co-op operational team.

Under the general direction of the Yellowhead Regional Water Co-op Board and the MWSB, the Utility Operations Manager is responsible for performing skilled duties related to the operation, monitoring, repair and maintenance of a regional water system in the municipalities of North Norfolk, Westlake Gladstone and Glenella-Lansdowne. The successful individual will be required to work alone and in a team setting, including on-call and response to call outs as required.

The position requires daily water analyses to ensure Canadian Drinking Water Quality Guidelines and Manitoba Drinking Water Regulations are met.


  • Preference will be given to an individual that has Water Distribution Level II Certification, as per the Water and Wastewater Facility Operation Regulation. The Co-op will consider training a suitable candidate with minimum Grade 12 Education to the required level.

  • Obtain Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) as per Provincial requirements to maintain operator certification;

  • Hold and maintain a valid class 5 driver’s license

  • Computer skills, and the ability to understand, execute and communicate oral and written instructions are all required for the position.

  • Good understanding of mechanical systems, particularly related to water treatment

  • Knowledge of water treatment principles and practices

This description is not intended to limit the assignment of work or be a complete list of the many duties to be performed by the incumbent. A more detailed list of duties is available upon request.

Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience. A comprehensive Municipal benefits package is available, including pension, insurance and health care benefits.
Board is considering this as a half-time position, or may be full-time for the right candidate

Persons possessing the necessary skill and experience should submit a detailed resume including salary expectations and references on or before September 30, 2018 to:
Yellowhead Regional Water Co-op,
Attention: Valorie Unrau
Box 190, MacGregor, Mb., R0H 0R0

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


27 Hampton St E, PO Box 190
MacGregor, MB

Job type: Part-time

Contact Information

Valorie Unrau
Phone: 2046852211
Email: [email protected]

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