Wamco was formed in 1989 as a supplier of waterworks products, Sensus water meters and meter reading systems and is a part of Emco Corporation Limited, one of the largest plumbing and waterworks companies in Canada. We offer installation and maintenance services for Sensus water meters.

Wamco is involved in supply, installation, and maintenance of water metering infrastructure around Ontario.

Wamco is currently looking for a contractor Water Meter Installer to be part of our water meter installation team.  The chosen individual will report to our Newmarket location and travel to job sites to perform duties.

Chosen individuals will be an independent contractor.

Experience is preferred.  Wamco is willing to train the right candidate.


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Installing Water Meters (5/8”-1”)
  • Changing Water Meters (5/8”-1”)
  • Investigate/Service Water Meters
  • Running meter wire


Preferred Skills

  • Ability to utilize navigation tools such as Handheld Computers, GPS, and programming equipment.
  • Possess customer service skills
  • Knowledge of water meters
  • Quick problem solving skills
  • Minor carpentry knowledge/ ability
  • Plumbing knowledge


Personal Attributes

  • Maintain a professional attitude/ appearance on and off work hours.
  • Ability to work within a team.
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing schedules
  • Ability to work unsupervised.
  • Ability to accurately fill out work orders

Work Conditions

  • Willing to work outdoors in all types of climates including inclement weather.
  • Willing to enter customers homes with proper Covid-19 PPE
  • Must wear employer uniforms while on duty.
  • Must be willing to enter confined spaces (after trained)
  • Some work involves working at heights of 20+ feet



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have your own vehicle
  • Water Meter Installer license preferred



  • Competitive compensation, paid per job performed (no ceiling)


Covid-19 Policy

All applicants for this position are required to be fully vaccinated as you will be working in the field and interacting with clients in their homes. All employees will be required to wear PPE, sanitize regularly, maintain social distancing, and follow all government guidelines.

Next Steps

Please email resumes to Jrodger@wamco.ca.  Only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.


EMCO is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a discrimination, harassment, and barrier free workplace where all employees can contribute to their fullest potential. EMCO is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workplaces. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, colour, creed, place of origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, religion, family or parental status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. We welcome applications from all minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, neurodiversity, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

To apply for this job email your details to Jrodger@wamco.ca.