BC Local Government Job Posting Service

District of Tumbler Ridge

Deputy Corporate Officer

(Term Position – Maternity Leave Replacement 12 – 18 months)

The District of Tumbler Ridge is seeking a Deputy Corporate Officer. This is a temporary, full-time position, for a maternity leave replacement (12 to 18 months).  If you are ready for a challenge and an opportunity to live in one of the most beautiful settings in the province, then Tumbler Ridge is the place to be. 

A booming economy fed by expansions in the coal industry, construction of several wind farms, oil and gas activity, tourism and the forestry sector is creating an exciting environment of change and challenge for the District.  All of this is happening in a community of 3,500 people surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery, waterfalls and hiking trails, lakes and wildlife, and lots of associated outdoor pursuits. 

Tumbler Ridge has an excellent community centre complete with an ice arena, a curling rink, an indoor swimming pool, a library, and other ancillary facilities.  General amenities in the community include shopping, schools, a health care facility, a day care center, a skateboard park, a 9-hole golf course, a saddle club, and a museum and paleontology research facility.

The Deputy Corporate Officer is a key member of the District’s Management Team and reports to the Director of Corporate Services.  We are looking for someone who is team oriented and self motivated, and who has a desire to serve Council and the community in a professional manner.

A detailed job description can be found in the “Employment Opportunities“ section of the District’s website at

A Diploma in Local Government Administration or equivalent training combined with three to five years experience in a municipal or regional district setting at the Deputy Corporate Officer level is desirable.

A competitive package of salary and benefits is offered and the salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

Please reply in confidence by providing a detailed resume, including references by 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 8th, 2020.

Send resumes via mail, fax or email to:

HR Coordinator
District of Tumbler Ridge
P.O. Box 100
Tumbler Ridge, BC   V0C 2W0
Fax: (250) 242-3993

Location: Tumbler Ridge, BC
Region: Peace River
Professional Categories: Corporate Administration
Posted: March 16, 2020, 9:40 am
Expires: April 8, 2020, 4:30 pm