(867) 996-2265 NNDFN Main Line

Job Opportunity: Water / Vacuum Truck Operator

Position Title:                    Water / Vacuum Truck Operator
Salary Range:                  Level 5 – $27.01 to $32.19 per hour
Status:Full Time – Indeterminate (75 hours bi-weekly)
Posting Date:November 15, 2021
Closing Date:                    November 29, 2021


Reporting to the Water Plant Operator, the Water / Vacuum Truck Operator is responsible for local water delivery through transportation of drinking water, operating, and sterilizing the water system/water truck, water sampling, sterilization of water holding tanks in peoples’ homes. This position also operates septic system pump-outs and provides snow removal when required. The position must ensure compliance with federal, territorial and municipal legislation, policies and standards and must obtain and maintain appropriate to do so.


Education & Experience:

  • Certified through Environmental Operators Certification Program (or willing to obtain) for Bulk Water Delivery, valid Yukon Drivers License, and Class 3 License, WHMIS, First Aid.

Specific Skills:

  • Knowledge of modern water treatment principles, practices, methods and procedures
  • Knowledge of materials and equipment used in water treatment operations, maintenance, and repair activities
  • Knowledge of methods and precautions in storing and handling a variety of chemicals
  • Reliability and good judgement
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Computer skills (MS Office and system software) or willingness to learn

Conditions of Employment

  • Compliance with NND Oath of Confidentiality, Code of Conduct and other Policies as required
  • Valid Bulk Water, and safety certifications
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and Abstract (Class 3 with Air)
  • Willingness to be on-call and work overtime hours as required
  • Willing, able and prepared to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Criminal Records Check

To apply for this position please submit your application to hr@nndfn.com prior to the closing date.

*Preference will be given to qualified First Nation of Na-Cho Nyäk Dun Citizens

Candidates who do not possess all the required qualifications and who are willing and able to undertake the required training, MAY be considered for appointment on an underfill basis.