Career Opportunities

The Township of Spallumcheen is seeking the following positions to join our team:

Exciting Career Opportunity:

Come Grow With Us!

Engineering Technologist I

The Township of Spallumcheen has an exciting opportunity for an educated professional to take on the role of our Engineer Technologist I to join our team.

The Township of Spallumcheen is a beautiful rural agricultural community in British Columbia located in the Spallumcheen Valley between Vernon and Enderby and surrounding Armstrong. Responsible for the maintenance of over 200 kilometers of roads, 4 water systems, several rural and urban parks, the Township of Spallumcheen boasts a rural land base of 26,892 hectares hosting 5,106 residents. Supported by a vibrant Industrial Park, residents and visitors experience the oldest and largest municipality in the Southern Interior of British Columbia.

The Engineering Technologist I is a new position which reports to the Manager of Planning and Development and is a key contributor to the public works operation, development services and associated land use planning inquiries. The preferred candidate will have experience in a local government setting, managing projects, contributing to municipal service delivery programs and developing computer assisted mapping and data supporting our asset management investment plan.

The preferred candidate will have a 2 year diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or a combination of equivalent training, experience and education, a valid BC Class 5 Drivers License and strong Information Technology abilities.

The complete job description can be accessed here

This is a CUPE Local 2709 position with a salary of $34.50 per hour and comprehensive benefits package.

Qualified individuals are invited to submit their application (cover letter & resume), in confidence, via mail, fax or email no later then 4:30 pm on Friday, August 14, 2020 to the attention of:

 

Human Resources

Township of Spallumcheen

4144 Spallumcheen Way

Spallumcheen, B.C., V0E 1B6

Facsimile:  250-546-8878

e-mail: hr@spallumcheentwp.bc.ca

 

* Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

CASUAL LABOUR EMPLOYEE (OUTSIDE WORKER - CASUAL RELIEF)

The Township of Spallumcheen is inviting applications to replenish the Township’s Public Works Department casual outside worker labour pool.  The casual pool is designed so the Township has access to casual outside workers to primarily fill in during staff absences and times where there is an increase in seasonal peak work loads.  This is NOT suitable for someone seeking part time or full time employment.  The position requires availability on an ‘on call, as needed’ basis.

Reporting to the Township’s Manager of Operations, applicants are required to have a Class 5 driver’s license and have sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to perform heavy, manual, outdoor labour in all weather conditions. Interested Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, resume and valid Class 5 driver’s abstract as outlined below.  Applicants with previous public works experience, a Class 3 driver’s license with air endorsement as well as flagging training and experience is not required, but would be an asset.

Casual Employees are outlined in the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 2709 Collective Agreement under Article 23.03 (b) and shall be paid in accordance to Schedule A of the contract.  The hourly rate of pay for casual employees is currently $20.00, with an additional 16% in lieu of benefits (outlined in Article 17 Benefits, statutory holiday pay and vacation pay).

Qualified individuals are invited to submit their application (cover letter and resume), in confidence, via mail, fax or email no later then 2:00 pm on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 to the attention of:

Human Resources

Township of Spallumcheen

4144 Spallumcheen Way

Spallumcheen, B.C., V0E 1B6

Facsimile:  250-546-8878

e-mail: hr@spallumcheentwp.bc.ca

 

* Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

CASUAL INSIDE WORKERS:
No Closing Date

Casual Inside Employee Opportunity