BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Manager, Water Quality

(Regular, Full-Time)

The North Okanagan is an exceptional place to live, work and explore. With its diverse landscapes and extraordinary recreational opportunities, our residents enjoy a comfortable balance of work-life activities.  With a regional population of 85,000, the Regional District of North Okanagan offers a wide range of services directly to residents and through partnerships with its six member municipalities.

We have an exciting career opportunity for an experienced water quality professional for the position of Manager, Water Quality. The successful candidate will have a valid BC driver’s license, a degree in Water Quality or related field, and be a registered Technologist with ASTTBC or a similar professional association.  Five years water quality experience in local government or an engineering firm is required.  EOCP certification will be considered an asset.

You are a team leader with excellent interpersonal and public relations skills. Your knowledge of local government water supply systems includes a thorough understanding of the Drinking Water Protection Act and related regulations.   

Reporting to the General Manager, Utilities, the Manager, Water Quality will provide leadership and management in the areas of water quality, water quantity and water conservation. This position directly supervises three full time technical employees and works closely with other department managers with operational monitoring of utilities.

Come be part of a great team who takes pride in their work to enhance the very reasons the North Okanagan is such a great place to live, work and play. This is a full-time position with a salary range of $85,000 to $93,000, dependent upon qualifications and experience, as well as an extensive benefits package and compressed work schedule.

For further information regarding the RDNO and the full job description please visit our website at

Please submit your resume, cover letter and any corresponding information as one PDF document to and quote Competition No. 19-15 in the subject line.  

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 27, 2019.

We thank all interested applicants, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No telephone or email enquiries please.

Location: Coldstream, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Water Services
Posted: May 9, 2019, 12:57 pm
Expires: May 27, 2019, 4:00 pm