Cross Connection Control Coordinator


Closing Date: Oct 15, 2018 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 18-110

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Cross Connection Control Coordinator.  The Cross Connection Control Coordinator will inspect private and public premises for cross connections, setting requirements, monitoring for compliance, tracking and reporting backflow device inventory, statistics and test results.  Duties are performed both independently and in a team environment throughout the entire City. The incumbent must have technical understanding and judgement to resolve technical challenges in the day-to-day activities.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below. 


Applicants must have completed Grade 12 plus received a diploma from a recognized technical institute in mechanical engineering, civil engineering, building sciences, hydraulics, water quality or a related discipline or an Interprovincial Trades Qualification in Plumbing.  Possession of Backflow Assembly Tester certification is required along with a minimum of 4 years’ experience working in municipal water utility, engineering, installation or maintenance or plumbing inspections department or an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. 

Possession of a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s Licence and satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $36.77 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2018 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week. A comprehensive benefit package is included. The wage level for this position is subject to confirmation under a union/management jointly negotiated job evaluation plan.


Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 18-110 will be received until 4:30 pm on Monday, October 15, 2018.

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

2nd Floor, 455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449



The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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