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Overview of application process

The City of Port Colborne welcomes resumes for only positions that are advertised publicly.  Unsolicited resumes are not kept on file.

Electronic submissions are welcomed (please use the email address below). Please ensure that the Job Title is clearly stated in the subject line of all correspondence. 

If one of the positions sounds rewarding to you please apply with a cover letter and resume to:


Human Resources
City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street
Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8
careers@portcolborne.ca

 

We thank all those who apply, but advise that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.   Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. If contacted for an interview, please advise the Human Resources staff of any measures you feel you need to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 (S.O. 2001, c.25) and will be used to select a candidate.

 
 

City of Port Colborne

The City of Port Colborne, located on the south coast of the scenic Niagara Region, Niagara’s Port of Call has found the perfect balance – successful industrial and commercial sectors, comfortable and scenic residential areas, sand beaches, unique culinary choices, the world-class Sugarloaf Marina, fishing, golfing, trails, shopping districts along the historic Welland Canal and an energized festival and entertainment scene that includes live theatre – truly a community that adds to the overall Niagara Experience. A great place to work and raise a family!

 
 

Municipal Drain Technologist

The City of Port Colborne, located on the south coast of the scenic Niagara Region, Niagara’s Port of Call has found the perfect balance – successful industrial and commercial sectors, comfortable and scenic residential areas, sand beaches, unique culinary choices, the world-class Sugarloaf Marina, fishing, golfing, trails, shopping districts along the historic Welland Canal and an energized festival and entertainment scene that includes live theatre – truly a community that adds to the overall Niagara Experience. A great place to work and raise a family!

 

The city of Port Colborne is currently accepting applications for a permanent full time Municipal Drain Technologist.  Reporting to the Drainage Superintendent, the Municipal Drain Technologist will demonstrate superior customer service skills with a strong work ethic, sound organizational skills, and good time management skills with the capacity to work well under pressure.

 

The Municipal Drain Technologist is responsible for conducting field surveys of Municipal Drains and working with the Survey/CAD Technologist on other City infrastructure and municipal properties as required.  The survey information collected is then used by the Municipal Drain Technologist to prepare drawings, in accordance with standard engineering practices. These plans will be used by the Drainage Superintendent and the municipalities appointed Engineer for the completion and updating of new Engineers reports. 

 

The Municipal Drain Technologist will assist the Drainage Superintendent by; aiding in inspections of Municipal Drains when required, preparation of yearly maintenance assessment Schedules, invoicing of maintenance works to the affected watersheds, assisting with notifications as a requirement of the Drainage Act.

 

You have a 3 year College Diploma in Building Architectural, Civil or Structural Technology or equivalent. Additionally, you have 5 years experience in combination of Municipal Engineering, Construction Inspection and Ontario Land Surveying.  Your communication skills, attention to detail, conflict resolutions capabilities and ability to multi-task make you a preferred candidate for this position.

 

 This position is a CUPE Local 155 unionized position.

 

 Compensation: $33.48 per hour (40 hr. week) including pension and benefits as per collective agreement.

 

 For full job description please click here.

 

To confidentially explore this exciting and challenging opportunity, 

please submit your resume and cover letter by November 1, 2019 at 4:00pm and quote

2019-52 Municipal Drain Technologist.

 

City of Port Colborne, 66 Charlotte Street,

Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8

Attention: Italia Reeves, Human Resources

Or by e-mail to: careers@portcolborne.ca

Fax: 905-835-2969

 

We thank all those who apply, but advise that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.   Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. If contacted for an interview, please advise the Human Resources staff of any measures you feel you need to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 (S.O. 2001, c.25) and will be used to select a candidate.