Career Opportunity

Manager of Development & Engineering

(Regular Full-Time)

The Township of Spallumcheen has an exciting opportunity for a Manager of Development and Engineering to join our dynamic management team.
The Township of Spallumcheen is a beautiful rural agricultural community in British Columbia located in the Spallumcheen Valley between Vernon and Enderby and surrounding Armstrong. Responsible for the maintenance of over 200 kilometers of roads, 4 water systems, several rural and urban parks, the Township of Spallumcheen boasts a rural land base of 26,892 hectares hosting 5106 residents. Supported by a vibrant Industrial Park, residents and visitors experience the oldest and largest municipality in the Southern Interior of British Columbia.
The Manager of Development and Engineering reports to the Chief Administrative Officer and Manages Planning, Building, Engineering and Public Works for the Township.
The Manager of Development and Engineering is responsible for managing the following:
  • Development Services,
  • Engineering,
  • Customer service related to developers, customers, residents and taxpayers,
The required education, training and experience for this position include:
  • completion of Grade 12;
  • minimum of seven years practical experience in a municipal or private sector public works, civil engineering or construction environment; demonstrated experience in complex business administration and project management, including planning, building, budgeting, cost estimating, asset management principles and scheduling;
  • It is preferred, but not required, that the candidate possess a diploma in a recognized Civil Engineering Technology program or other technical diploma in a related field, as well as Applied Science Accredited Technologist designation (AScT).
The complete job description can be accessed under Contact Us/Careers at
A competitive salary and comprehensive benefits are offered.
Please submit, in confidence, your detailed resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in this opportunity, including your salary expectations to:
Doug Allin, Chief Administrative Officer
Township of Spallumcheen
4144 Spallumcheen Way
Spallumcheen, B.C., V0E 1B6
Closing date for receipt of applications is 1:00 p.m. Thursday, August 23rd, 2018.
* Interviews will be provided throughout the posting – however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Spallumcheen, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Planning & Development,Engineering
Posted: August 9, 2018, 3:08 pm
Expires: August 23, 2018, 1:00 pm