Due to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, we do not accept or keep job applications or resumes on file, unless we have a position available.

When a Village position becomes available, ads and the applicable job description will be posted below on our Website, on Civic Info BC and/or in local newspapers.


Current Job Postings



The Village of Telkwa is seeking a highly motivated individual with strong organizational and communication skills and experience in the operations and maintenance of a municipality to join our Public Works team. You must be an independent worker with the ability to prioritize tasks, problem solve, and provide direct supervision to crew members.

The ideal candidate will have significant supervisory experience in local government services; will demonstrate strong leadership skills; possess superior verbal and written communications skills; have experience in the development and residential building inspection process; and have the ability to maintain effective working relationships with staff, stakeholders, and members of the public. Preference will be given to candidates possessing a post-secondary degree or diploma in a related field supported by EOCP Water Distribution, Waste Water Collection and Water Treatment certificates, as well as experience in the application of Work Safe BC Health and Safety regulations. Comparable work experience and education will be considered.

The Village of Telkwa offers an attractive benefits and remuneration package.  This is a CUPE position and will be subject to Union dues.The hourly rate of pay for this position is $34.65 with an attractive benefits package after completion of the required 90 working-day probationary period.  A full job description can be found at here.


Please submit a resume with at least three references to:

Gordon Davies, A.Sc.T., Director of Operations at

Email:, Fax: 250 846 9572, or

Municipal Office: 1415 Hankin Ave., Telkwa, BC

by Friday, December 7, 2018 at 3:00 pm.


Thank you for your interest. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.




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