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This permanent full-time position covers a variety of tasks to ensure safe and secure water supply and wastewater management across the community infrastructure while offering an opportunity to advance your career in a critically important community service.  This position is under the the direction of the Senior Water Treatment Operator/Manager

Title: Water and Wastewater Operator

Job Type:Full-Time, Permanent – Employee

Reporting to:Senior Water and Wastewater Operator


  • A comprehensive health & dental plan and disability insurance fully paid for by the Nation
  • An optional pension plan with matched contributions
  • A salary to be determined based on the qualification of applicant


  • Tla’amin Nation;


  • Be available and willing to progress and obtain relevant certifications that way require travel to locations outside the community;
  • Repairs of water and sewer distribution and treatment systems;
  • General labor associated with landscaping, water, wastewater, drainage, roads and buildings
  • Operational maintenance of water and sewer distribution and treatment systems;
  • Preparation and submission of regulatory documentation;
  • Daily sampling and recording for quality control supporting industry regulatory requirements;
  • Organizing external contractors according to Tla’amin government process;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Relevant experience and qualifications

  • Grade 12 Education;
  • Must submit a criminal record check that is satisfactory to the administration. 
  • Mechanically inclined with trouble-shooting abilities
  • Self-starter
  • Capable of lifting 30-40 lbs on occasion
  • Enjoys working outdoors in all types of weather
  • Must have a high standard of written and verbal communications;
  • Valid BCDL preferred but not required

Closing Date: Open until filled.

Please apply to water@tn-bc.ca and hr@tn-bc.ca with “WTP Posting” as subject heading.

Or you may submit in person to:  4779 Klahanie Road. 

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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