Village of Lumby

Manager of Operations

(Full Time Position)
The Village of Lumby is situated in British Columbia’s beautiful and scenic North Okanagan. Lumby is located 25 kilometers east of the City of Vernon and is easily accessed via Highway No. 6.  Please visit for further information.

Reporting to the CAO, this senior position is responsible for effective management of the Village’s municipal infrastructure including installation, operation, maintenance, repair, and replacement of roads, water, sewer, storm, sidewalks, lighting, parks & recreational facilities, cemetery and water and wastewater treatment utilities.

The successful candidate will have proven leadership and organizational skills, and will maintain effective working relationships with staff, businesses, other government agencies, contractors, consultants, and the public. 

The successful candidate will be highly motivated and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills; a Civil Engineering Technology Diploma is preferred and be eligible for registration with the Applied Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (ASTTBC), along with comprehensive work experience in all facets of municipal government services. Additional assets would be EOCP Certification in Water / Wastewater, a 5th Class Power Engineer - Refrigeration Endorsement, and Backflow Prevention.

The incumbent will plan and implement public works & recreation initiatives, capital projects, utilizing innovative strategies and provide leadership to a dedicated team.  Preparation and monitoring of budgets, ensuring health & safety policies and standards are followed, communicating with all stakeholders including dealing effectively with Council, staff and the public in a positive and proactive manner is essential in this diverse role.

The Village offers a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefit package for this senior management position.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to forward a detailed resume by 4:00 p.m., July 20th, 2018 to The Village of Lumby, Box 430, Lumby, BC, V0E 2G0, Attention:  Tom Kadla, CAO, Fax 250-547-6894 or e-mail

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity, however, only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Lumby, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Engineering,Public Works & Operations
Posted: June 25, 2018, 3:21 pm
Expires: July 20, 2018, 4:00 pm