Ground Effects is seeking a highly motivated and hardworking individual to fill the role of Water Treatment Plant Operator. In this role, you will be an integral member of the Field Service team providing technical services in the installation, maintenance, operation, and optimization of custom water treatment equipment.

Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Complete and maintain plant logs and reports
  • Maintain and repair installation equipment, help with the installation, the assembly, and repairs to equipment
  • Maintain chemical feed stocks
  • Make adjustments to plant equipment and systems
  • Monitor and inspect plant equipment and systems to detect equipment malfunctioning and to ensure plant systems are operating normally
  • Monitor and read recording instruments to detect equipment malfunctions and ensure plant systems and equipment are operating within limits
  • Operate and monitor computerized control systems and related equipment to regulate the treatment and distribution of water
  • Patrol plant to check pumps, motors, filters, chlorinators and other plant equipment
  • Skills and Requirements :

    • Strong mechanical skills
    • Previous oilfield, mining experience would be an asset
    • Basic computer skills
    • Ability to adapt to multiple projects
    • Strong communication skills
    • Current First Aid/CPR & H2S safety tickets would be an asset
    • Mandatory Drug & Alcohol Testing as Client Site’s require
    • Valid driver’s license with clean driver’s abstract would be an asset
    • Must be physically fit to lift and/or move up to 50lbs
    • Ability and willingness to work varying hours. Working in varying weather conditions.
    • A diploma in Civil or Environmental Technology; or equivalent experience would be an asset
    • Overtime required, including weekends and for extended/varying periods of time
    • Current shift rotation is 2 weeks on ,2 weeks off

    Job Type: Full-time


    • Paid Training 
    • Dental care
    • Disability insurance
    • Extended health care
    • Life insurance
    • RRSP match
    • Vision care


    • 12 hour shift
    • Day shift
    • Holidays
    • Night shift
    • Overtime
    • Weekend availability

     To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to