BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Village of Ashcroft

Ashcroft is situated along the banks of the Thompson River in an area that enjoys 4 seasons, mild winters, warm springs, hot summers and beautiful autumns.  The brand “Wellness Awaits You” perfectly addresses the fresh air, clean water, safe and friendly community where you can grow almost anything.  A healthy lifestyle is just part of living here.

Deputy Corporate Officer

The Village is seeking a Deputy Corporate Officer to join our management team.  Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer the position will appeal to an enthusiastic and highly organized individual.  This position is responsible for performing a variety of professional administrative duties including Council agenda preparation, recording and transcribing meeting minutes and maintaining administrative records.  Many tasks will require meeting deadlines, maintaining a high level of confidentiality and attention to details.

The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and a working knowledge of local government legislation and procedures including the Community Charter and the Local Government Act.  The successful candidate must be comfortable with a busy schedule of competing priorities, capable of working independently or as part of a team, be self-motivated and results oriented.

A Certificate or Diploma in Public Sector Administration from a post-secondary institution along with at least five years’ experience in a local government environment is preferred.  An equivalent combination of education and work experience will be considered.  A complete job description is available upon request or on our website at

The Village offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, a supportive work environment and continued career and professional development.  Qualified applicants are invited to send your resume including references and covering letter by 4:00 pm on Friday, February 22, 2019 to Michelle Allen, CAO at

We thank all interested individuals for their applications for this position; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Ashcroft, BC
Region: Thompson / Shuswap / Columbia
Professional Categories: Corporate Administration
Posted: January 30, 2019, 9:12 am
Expires: February 22, 2019, 4:00 pm