BC Local Government Job Posting Service

District of Lake Country

Lake Country is one of the Province’s fastest growing municipalities and is a vibrant community of approximately 14,000 citizens and is located in the heart of the rapidly growing Okanagan Valley, less than a half hour drive from Kelowna and mere minutes to beautiful orchards, wineries, farms and the serenity of the Okanagan lakes. Residents enjoy hot summers and temperate winters with boundless opportunities for year-round recreation – from water sports to cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and much more.  If you are searching to relocate to a community that truly has it all, join our team and experience ‘Life. The Okanagan Way!’
Full-time Permanent Vacancy

Recreation Coordinator

The District of Lake Country is seeking a full-time Recreation Coordinator to join their team.  Reporting to the Corporate Services Manager, the Coordinator works directly with the Recreation providers, Boys and Girls Club, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission, school principals, and other community groups.  The Recreation Coordinator is responsible for developing and maintaining the Recreation Services Program which provides for social, recreational, cultural and educational programs and events within the District of Lake Country.

The normal work week is 35 hours Monday through Friday but will include evenings and weekends.

The successful candidate will have:
  • Minimum college diploma or higher designation specializing in recreation and/or related post-secondary education;
  • Minimum of five years' experience working in recreation services or a closely related field. Municipal experience an asset.

The hourly rate of pay for this unionized position is between $28.16/hr and $33.53/hr (2019 rates).

For a detailed job description, and more information about Lake Country please visit the District’s website at

Applications will be received until 4:00 pm on August 25, 2019

Applications will only be accepted through our website at

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Lake Country, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation,Program Management/Services
Posted: August 6, 2019, 3:02 pm
Expires: August 25, 2019, 4:00 pm