BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Human Resources / Occupational Safety Manager

Located in the upper eastern Fraser Valley, the District of Kent offers a rural lifestyle with affordable housing options and easy access to outdoor pursuits. The community is conveniently situated 127 km northeast of Vancouver and 8 km from the resort community of Harrison Hot Springs. Individual(s) with a demonstrated knowledge of managing and working with union employees are encouraged to apply and join our management team.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, this position provides technical support and advice for all human resources functions including recruitment, job evaluation / classification, training and development, employee relations, and compliance with corporate health and safety program. The job description is available at

We are seeking a dynamic individual who has a minimum of five years senior human resources experience within the public sector or local government environment. Your post-secondary training includes a degree in human resources supplemented by courses in occupational health and safety.

The District of Kent is a solution-based organization that is looking to complement its existing management team with the right person. We offer the opportunity for ongoing professional development and a balanced lifestyle.

This exempt position offers a competitive salary and will correspond to the applicant’s qualifications and experience, supplemented by a comprehensive benefits package.

Resumes must be marked “Confidential”, and submitted to:

Ms. Clair Lee
Director of Corporate Services
District of Kent
P.O. Box 70, 7170 Cheam Avenue
Agassiz, B.C., V0M 1A0
Fax: 604-796-8516

Emailed applications will not be accepted

Qualified applicants are encouraged to forward their resumes along with two letters of reference.

The District thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Preferred candidates will be required to successfully complete a police information check and submit a recent driver’s abstract.

The closing date for this position is April 26, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.
The District would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Agassiz, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Human Resources,Occupational Health & Safety
Posted: March 27, 2019, 9:21 am
Expires: April 26, 2019, 4:00 pm