Date de publication: 25 jun 2019
Date limite: 22 jul 2019
The Municipality of Port Hope
Is accepting applications for the position of:
Water Operations Manager
The Municipality of Port Hope is a remarkably picturesque community located on the shore of Lake Ontario and nestled in the Northumberland Hills. With a population of 16,500 and thriving business and tourism sectors, Port Hope is an active, vibrant, healthy, and caring community, offering a wonderful blend of rural and urban lifestyles.
The Municipality is committed to delivering all services in a courteous, informative, and prompt manner. As a service-based industry our most valuable resource is a solid, efficient staff of highly skilled, qualified, and motivated employees. Learn more about us at
Reports to: Director of Works and Engineering
Responsible for: the safe, efficient and cost-effective management of the Water Treatment and Distribution subsystems and shall act as the Overall Responsible Operator (ORO) in accordance with the Ministry of Environment guidelines for the Municipality of Port Hope drinking water systems. Responsibilities include oversight, coordination, business planning and execution of the Water Treatment and Distribution services; regulatory compliance, reporting, inspections, management of the operations and human resources associated with the water treatment and distribution subsystems for the Municipality of Port Hope.
Supervises: Water Operations Foreman and indirectly supervises the Water Operators and contracted Service providers.
  • High school Diploma plus post-secondary education as a Certified Engineering or Environmental Technician / Technologist (C.E.T.) required; Water Quality Analyst would be an asset.
  • Valid Water Treatment System Certificate of Competence Class 2 is required and valid Water Distribution System Certificate of Competence Class 3 is required. Water Treatment System Certificate of Competence Class 3 would be considered an asset.
  • Wastewater Treatment and Wastewater Collection System License Class I or above would be an asset.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in supervisory control of a drinking water environment.
  • Progressive supervisory skills required, preferably in a Unionized environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Intermediate computer proficiency, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Budgeting and organizational skills.
For more details on this position, please visit the Municipal website Career Opportunities section.
Salary Range:
$88,108.80 - $107,120.00 per annum based on a 40 hour work week (requirement to work hours outside normal work schedule and be ‘on-call’)
Comprehensive Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance coverage after 3 months; OMERS pension plan upon hire.
Application process: Please submit your resume on or before end of day Sunday, July 21, 2019, to:
 On-line Resume submission: 
 Municipal website: 
 Click on: 'Careers Opportunities' 
 Fax:    905-885-7698
 Mail:  Human Resources Manager
 Municipality of Port Hope
 56 Queen St., Port Hope ON   
 L1A 3Z9
 Phone:     905-885-4544
NOTE: Candidates who have applied by July 14, 2019 may be contacted for an interview 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. Accommodations are available upon request, in the recruitment process for applicants with disabilities.