Fort McMurray is a community in Alberta, situated west of Saskatchewan (60 kilometers) and northeast of Edmonton (435 kilometers). It is situated in a forest near the convergence of the two rivers namely the Athabasca and Clearwater. Fort McMurray’s main economy is dependent on sand oil mining and natural gas mining. The area has two of the biggest sand oil mining firms in Canada. It also supplies 25% of Canada’s power. Fort McMurray has the biggest community in the region of Wood Buffalo. Aside from this fact, it also has two of the largest sand oil mining firms in Canada as well as over a hundred construction firms. When it comes to jobs, skilled labour has the highest percentage of availability within the vicinity. One of the skilled labours available in the area is water and sewer personnel.
A brief work description of water and sewer personnel jobs
A water and sewer personnel is primarily responsible for the maintenance of water systems. The individual who has this task has to ensure that water supply is proper and of standard quality. A water and sewer personnel is in charge of maintaining water infrastructures and dissemination of necessary information to households. The task is inclusive of replacing erroneous, old and damaged water meters in households and industrial buildings. Day-to-day services include inspection and maintenance of water mains, service lines for households, maintenance of water distribution valves, maintenance of fire hydrants, drainage, and sewer and flood controls. Qualities desired in an applicant for this position include completion of high school and ability to follow procedures and safety policies.