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At Genelle Improvement District, we are committed to providing dependable, safe, clean water to our community, as well as timely and courteous customer service.

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JOB POSTING

The Genelle Improvement District is seeking a casual/on-call labourer/helper to assist our Certified Water Operator as/when required.  Duties may also include general maintenance of the GID facilities, grounds, vehicles, tools and RDKB fire hydrants.

Experience in general construction is desired, and familiarity with basic hand and power tools is considered an asset.  Wage depending on experience.

Due to the irregular schedule and call-out nature of this position, preference will be given to Genelle residents.

Applications (resume and/or cover letter) to: genelle@shawbiz.ca by Friday, April 28, 2017.

 

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1 Trillion Gallons of Water

1 Trillion Gallons of Water

1 Trillion Gallons of Water.

Sometimes when we hear numbers that large, it's hard to really conceive of what they mean. How much water is 1 trillion gallons, really?
Well, 1 trillion gallons of water is:

  • the amount of water in about 40 million swimming pools. 
  • the amount of water in about 24 billion baths.
  • the amount of water in Florida's Lake Okeechobee (669 square miles).
  • the amount of water used in one year by 11 million homes.

AND . . . 

  • the amount of water wasted every year by household water leaks. Washington Post

That's really an astounding figure. Every year, enough water to serve 11 million homes is needlessly wasted. (EPA ) Down the drain. That leaky faucet or constantly-running toilet is more than just an annoyance; it is wasting water at an alarming rate. 

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