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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!’

Public Works Crew Leader

Full-time Permanent Vacancy

The Public Works Crew Leader supervises the day to day operational activities of the District’s Roads Crew. Although supervisory in nature, this position works alongside the Roads Crew to inspect, maintain and repair the Districts roads and drainage infrastructure to provide great service to the community. The normal work week is 40 hours, with a Monday to Friday schedule and could include evenings and weekends and some on-call work.

This position will work out of the Public Works Building and in the field. Operation on a motor vehicle will be required with a valid BC driver’s licence.

The candidate will have a completion of a two-year diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized educational institute or a combination of education related to engineering or public works with a two-year equivalent. The candidate will have 4 years’ experience in roads maintenance or construction preferably in a municipal setting, with two of those years in supervisory capacity.  The hourly rate of pay for this unionized position is between $31.44 per hour (Step 1) to $37.42 per hour (Step 5) (2019 rates).

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

Applications will be received until 4:00 pm on February 2, 2020

APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.LAKECOUNTRY.BC.CA

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: Engineering,Public Works & Operations
Posted: January 7, 2020, 9:07 am
Expires: February 2, 2020, 4:00 pm