BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Healthy Living, Naturally 
Full Time, Exempt Position

Public Works Manager

The Village of Keremeos encompasses two square kilometers in B.C.’s beautiful Similkameen Valley, 30 minutes south of the city of Penticton and the airport, and approximately 4 hours from the greater Vancouver area. Keremeos is on the boundary of Canada’s Sonoran Desert and is the western gateway to interior wine country. 

Keremeos’ housing remains very affordable, and the Village contains schools, parks, a medical clinic and hospital, care facilities, a grocery store, drug store and pharmacy, restaurants, pub and liquor store, and several fresh fruit and vegetable stands. Year round recreation is nearby with walking and biking trails, skiing (Apex), hunting, fishing, and tubing on the Similkameen River.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Public Works Manager is a member of the management team with overall responsibility for the Village’s buildings, wastewater treatment plant, sanitary collection system, streets, parks, cemetery, equipment, fleet and oversight of three Labourer II positions. The Public Works Manager will maintain the strategic capital plan, develop annual work plans, maintain the Village’s asset management system, prepare and monitor annual operating budgets, and prepare and present reports to Council.

The Village offers an excellent benefits package with a starting salary of $70,000-$75,000 per year, depending on experience and qualifications.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to forward a detailed resume by 4:00 p.m., Friday, May 3, 2019 to The Village of Keremeos, Box 160, 702-4th Street, Keremeos, BC, V0X 1N0, Attention: Marg Coulson, CAO, Fax 250-499-5477 or email

We thank you for your interest in this opportunity, however only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Keremeos, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: April 12, 2019, 2:19 pm
Expires: May 3, 2019, 4:00 pm