BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Chief Administrative Officer  

The District of Oak Bay is a picturesque oceanfront community within the Greater Victoria Region. While offering all the amenities of a large metropolitan urban centre Oak Bay has succeeded in maintaining a sense of community and charm. This progressive organization is committed to citizen engagement and customer service with a strong sense of pride in the connection between the municipality and the 18,000+ residents.

Working closely with Mayor and Council and a dedicated leadership team, the Chief Administrative Officer will provide visionary leadership and have overall responsibility for managing the changing and complex day-to-day affairs of the District. The Chief Administrative Officer will provide key direction in strategic planning and will ensure that District staff are committed to providing a high level of public service.

Our ideal candidate will ideally have a post graduate degree in Public Administration or a related field and several years of related experience in a senior role within a progressive municipality or other public sector organization. The individual will have a reputation for building and leading strong teams and empowering staff in their delivery of services. They will possess exceptional relationship building skills to quickly establish credibility and trust and a drive to continually improve the customer experience.

A competitive salary is offered as well as excellent benefits, a supportive work environment and continued career and professional development.  An employer of choice, the District of Oak Bay is committed to fostering a culture of empowerment, accountability and teamwork.

We would like to hear from you if you are qualified and thrive on the challenges this opportunity has to offer.  Please apply in confidence by February 8, 2019 to: 

Warren Jones, Director of Corporate Services at:

We thank you for your interest in working for the District of Oak Bay.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Oak Bay, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Chief Administration
Posted: January 9, 2019, 11:26 am
Expires: February 8, 2019, 4:30 pm