• Water Meter Technician

    Location CA-BC-Langley
    Job ID
    2018-3604
    Updated Date
    10/4/2018
    Category
    Installation, Maintenance, and Repair - Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
  • Duties and Responsibilities

    Corix Water Products has immediate career opportunity for a Water Meter Technician to carry out water meter installation on a water meter project. This is an 8 month contract. The position is based out of the Langley branch. The successful candidate will be responsible for the installation and maintenance of water meters. We are looking for self-starters who have the ability to work with limited supervision, have a good understanding of most hand tools and be mechanically inclined.

     

    • Installation of water meters, radios and all associated appurtenances
    • Testing and calibration of water meters
    • Test, troubleshoot and repair meters and associated equipment
    • Maintain, develop and update operating and safety procedures
    • Demonstrated ability to provide excellent customer service to clients
    • Ability to work outside every day and under various weather conditions
    • Ability to carry out physically demanding outdoor work in a safe manner
    • Ability to accurately and consistently record and report numerical combinations
    • Excellent ability to communicate and interact with the public with professional decorum and tact
    • Ability to use judgment under pressure and chose appropriate course of action
    • Ability to work unsupervised and alone in a reliable fashion
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    • High School Diploma
    • Plumbing ticket or experience is an asset
    • College certification or Diploma in Water Technology program is an asset
    • Understanding of basic wiring and minor construction
    • Ability to use handheld devices to receive work orders and enter installation notes
    • Ability to understand and perform complex and varied skilled tasks
    • Ability to independently judge and take action in day to day activities
    • Demonstrated ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions with minimum of supervision
    • Ability to establish and improve effective working relationships with staff, contractors and the public providing information, assistance, advice and direction as required
    • Good troubleshooting skills
    • Field work experience an asset
    • Successfully pass a criminal background check
    • Candidate requires a 1/2 ton truck
    • Valid driver’s licence. Must provide drivers abstract

    Pay and Benefits

    Paid on the job training

    Competitive hourly rate

    Car Allowance and Fuel card provided

     

     

    Application Expiry Date: This position will remain open until all positions are filled.

      

    If you possess these skills and qualifications, we invite you to apply online in confidence at :

    https://ca-corixwaterproducts.icims.com

     

    ***Corix Water Products employees must apply via our internal portal***

     

    We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those shortlisted will be contacted.

    No telephone calls or recruitment agencies will be accepted.

     

    Corix is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible candidate experience. Accommodations are available upon request.

     

    *WPJSS

    Overview

    Corix Water Products provides quality service and solutions from waterworks and irrigation supplies to water meters, engineered products, and packaged systems.
    Our team is committed to providing expert knowledge and superior customer service. We offer a comprehensive and flexible approach to delivering the right solution, from product and equipment supply to full system design, construction, operations, and maintenance.


    We maintain one of the largest single-source inventories in the industry and also carry exclusive product lines:

     

    •Drainage
    •Engineered Products and Packaged Systems
    •Geosynthetics
    •HDPE
    •Industrial and Mining
    •Irrigation
    •Mechanical
    •Meters
    •Municipal Water and Wastewater
    •Pumps
    •Valves
    •Transmission Main Products

     

    Corix Water Products is a subsidiary of the Deschênes Group. Founded in 1940, the Deschênes Group Inc. is a private family-owned company and a leading North American distributor of plumbing and heating products, electrical and industrial supplies, fire protection, refrigeration, air-conditioning, and ventilation products, and waterworks and sewer systems.

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