Corix

Fire Hydrant Technician

CA-ON-Toronto
Job ID
2017-3385
Updated Date
8/29/2017
Category
Field Services - All Openings

Overview

 

 

Corix has more than 70 years' experience designing, building, financing and managing the vital utility infrastructure systems required for communities to grow and thrive. Ensuring the safest, most efficient transport, delivery and treatment systems, we work in partnership with the people of the communities we serve to create fresh solutions and provide services in a socially and environmentally responsible manner.

Over the last five years, we have experienced substantial growth – and with growth comes opportunity. Our team members enjoy:

  

  • Competitive salary
  • Internal training programs
  • A pristine record of safety and environmental performance

 

You’ll join a team of more than 2,200 dynamic professionals who bring drive, passion and a genuine sense of pride to their work. We also actively encourage and empower all our team members to seek, share and implement new ideas for creating value.

 

So if you’re smart, industrious and would like to join a progressive company that offers challenging work, long-term growth potential and the chance to make a real difference, contact us today!

  

About the Job:

Corix Water Services, a division of Corix, offers a complete range of services for water distribution systems, from testing and maintenance of large water meters to repair and maintenance of fire hydrants to preventative maintenance, inspection, fire flow testing and “C” Factor analysis. Our experienced and knowledgeable employees provide our customers with effective custom-tailored solutions, supported by prompt, expert service.​

 

Corix Water Services Inc. has an immediate career opportunity for a  Fire Hydrant Technician contract (3 month) position based in our Toronto office.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Routinely inspects, service and repair fire hydrants, watermain valves, post indicator valve and fire department connections in accordance with prescribed standards.
  • Flushing and testing of fire hydrants and watermains.
  • Gathers data, records and completes reports as required via the handheld device.
  • Recommends necessary action, repairs and/or replacement of fire hydrants when found or reported defective to supervisor.
  • Maintains assigned tools through prescribed care, use and maintenance techniques
  • Performs necessary administrative duties such as, but not limited to, Keep paperwork, files and tools well organized.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent education.
  • Intermediate computer skills.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to understand and perform complex and varied skilled tasks.
  • Ability to independently judge and take action in day to day activities.
  • College certification or Diploma in Water Technology program is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions with a 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.
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving abstract.

 

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

 

If you possess these skills and qualifications, we invite you to apply online in confidence at www.corix.com.

***Corix 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.

 

 

 

 

 

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