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 skilled individual for an Economic Development Services contract position. The successful applicant will have a Commerce, Economics, or Business Administration degree; three (3) to five (5) years of relevant experience; excellent communication skills; and a successful track record in grant writing. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Certification in Economic Development (i.e. Ec.D or C.EcD) or marketing/advertising experience considered an asset. A detailed job description is available on the Village of Telkwa website:

Submit a resume and cover letter with three references no later than Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 4:00 pm  to the attention of :

Debbie Joujan, Chief Administrative Officer,

Box 220, 1415 Hankin Ave.,

Telkwa, BC V0J 2X0

Ph: 250-846-5212; Fax: 250-846-9572; or







The Village of Telkwa is seeking a Grant Writer in order to maximize the number of grants our community organizations receive.

Primary responsibilities of the Grant Writer will be researching grant opportunities, working with Telkwa societies and non-profit organizations to identify appropriate projects, assessing and development of applications for grants.

The Village of Telkwa has a total budget of $10,000 to contract this service. The project is made possible by Northern Development Initiative Trust. The contract would conclude December 31, 2018.


If you are interested in this contract opportunity, please submit a written proposal including your experience, project plan, timeline, and fee schedule no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 to:

Debbie Joujan, Chief Administrative Officer,

Box 220, 1415 Hankin Ave.,

Telkwa, BC V0J 2X0

Ph: 250-846-5212; Fax: 250-846-9572; or



How to Apply for Employment

Unless otherwise instructed, job applications/ resumes must be received by 4:00 p.m. on the closing date listed in the job posting.  Job applications/ resumes may be received between regular office hours from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday (except statutory holidays), by one of four ways:

by email to the contact name listed in the job posting;
in person at the Municipal Office at 1415 Hankin Ave, Telkwa;
by postal service addressed to the contact name listed in the job posting, at Village of Telkwa, PO Box 220, Telkwa, BC, V0J 2X0; or
by fax to the Municipal Office at 250-846-9572


Short Listing and Interviews

Village staff reviews all applications and materials submitted to determine if the minimum qualifications and/or special requirements stated in the job posting are met. Staff then ‘short lists’ and arranges interviews within three weeks of the closing of the job posting.  Typically, a minimum of three candidates will be interviewed.  Applicants not making the ‘short list’ will not be contacted.


Contact Information

Any inquiries on  job posting above should be directed to the contact person listed in the job posting, but, if they are unavailable, please contact Debbie Joujan, Chief Administrative Officer by phone at 250-846-5212 or via email at during regular office hours from 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday (except statutory holidays).

We thank you in advance for your interest in working with the Village and look forward to meeting you, should an opportunity become available.

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