Wastewater Operator

The Municipality of Port Hope is a remarkably picturesque community located on the shore of Lake Ontario and nestled in the Northumberland Hills, approximately 100 Km east of Toronto. With a population of 16,500, the Municipality is an active, vibrant, healthy, and caring community, offering a wonderful blend of rural and urban lifestyles and magnificent historic architecture. Learn more about us at Municipality of Port Hope


Position: The Wastewater Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of the wastewater system (treatment, collection and pumping stations) throughout the Municipality in compliance with all applicable legislation.


• Wastewater Treatment Class III and Wastewater Collections Class II licenses are to be attained within five (5) years of date of hire or a time frame as mutually agreed.
• A valid Wastewater Treatment license and Wastewater Collection license is required. Operator in Training (OIT) licenses in both Wastewater Treatment and Wastewater Collection is a minimum license requirement.


Hours: Forty (40) hours per week 2021 Compensation ( dependent on License):

Union dues payable after thirty (30) consecutive calendar days.


Eligible for the Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance benefit coverage. Eligible for enrolment in the OMERS Pension Plan


Application process:  
Please submit your resume on the Municipality of Port Hope website on or before Monday May 24, 2021 at: www.porthope.ca / Your Municipal Government / Careers / View Job Opportunities + Apply Online

** Note: Applications will be reviewed and some interviews will be scheduled prior to the job posting closing date **

The Municipality of Port Hope thanks all applicants for their interest in the position; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and is used to determine eligibility for potential employment.  The Municipality of Port Hope is an equal opportunity Employer.  Work accommodations are available, upon request, in the recruitment process for applicants with disabilities.