BC Local Government Job Posting Service

The Regional District of Central Okanagan is an employer of choice made up of a dedicated team of people who care about the community they serve. We are located in one of the most desirable places to live in BC in the heart of the scenic Okanagan Valley.  The appeal of Okanagan Lake, the natural beauty of the surrounding hillsides and the fragrant orchards and vineyards continue to draw people to the valley.  Our lifestyle is second to none especially for those who live to enjoy the outdoors.

Administrative Assistant - Parks

The Parks Services Department has an opening for the full-time position of Administrative Assistant - Parks. Reporting to the Director of Parks Services, you will provide day-to-day clerical functions and administrative support to assist with the completion of activities and projects.

Working as part of a team dedicated to excellence, the incumbent must be well organized and flexible enough to handle a wide range of office administration and customer service activities. As this position is often the first point of contact, handling all inquiries in a professional, welcoming, and customer focused manner is your first priority. This position provides support to the department in the preparation of requests for proposals, grant applications, park special events and park planning projects.

To be successful in this role, you must have:
  • Certificate/Diploma in Office Administration
  • One year of experience in a related field
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organization skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Proficiency using MS Office
  • Working knowledge of GIS and Vadim software
  • Knowledge of bylaws and other government legislation and procedures
  • Prepare meeting minutes
  • Keyboarding skills of 50 WPM

This is a full-time position to commence mid-January 2020.  We offer a salary of $26.59 - $29.54 per hour and a full range of benefits.

Qualified persons are requested to submit their resume quoting Competition No. 1944 by 9:00 a.m. Monday, December 16, 2019, to: 

Manager of Human Resources, Regional District of Central Okanagan
1450 KLO Road, Kelowna, B.C. V1W 3Z4
Fax:  250-763-7497

Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Office Administration
Posted: December 4, 2019, 12:45 pm
Expires: December 16, 2019, 9:00 am