BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Public Works Working Foreman

The Village of Telkwa is seeking a highly motivated individual with strong organizational and communication skills, and experience in the operations and maintenance of a municipality, to join our Public Works team. You must be an independent worker with the ability to prioritize tasks, problem solve, and provide direct supervision to crew members.

The ideal candidate will have significant supervisory experience in local government services; will demonstrate strong leadership skills; possess superior verbal and written communications skills; have experience in the development and residential building inspection process; and have the ability to maintain effective working relationships with staff, stakeholders, and members of the public. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a post-secondary degree or diploma in a related field supported by EOCP Water Distribution, Waste Water Collection and Water Treatment certificates, as well as experience in the application of WorkSafe BC Health and Safety regulations. Comparable work experience and education will be considered.

The Village of Telkwa offers an attractive benefits and remuneration package.  This is a CUPE position and will be subject to Union dues.  A full job description can be found at

Please submit a resume with at least three references to:

Debbie Joujan, Chief Administrative Officer at
Email:, Fax: 250-846-9572, or
Municipal Office: 1415 Hankin Ave., Telkwa, BC
by Thusday, January 23, 2020 at 3:00 pm.

Thank you for your interest. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Telkwa, BC
Region: North Coast / Nechako
Professional Categories: Public Works & Operations
Posted: December 23, 2019, 11:36 am
Expires: January 23, 2020, 3:00 pm