BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Director of Public Works and Recreation

The District of Logan Lake a picturesque community situated in the heart of the Highland Valley (60 kilometers south of Kamloops via Highway #5 and 52 kilometers northwest of Merritt via Highway 97C), with a population of approximately 2,300, is seeking a Director of Public Works and Recreation (DPWR) to oversee the Public Works and Parks and Recreation divisions.  The DPWR exercises a high degree of initiative, judgment and authority; and is responsible for the water distribution system; maintenance of roads; sanitary sewers; facilities, parks and cemetery; digital mapping; and capital works projects.

The DPWR reports to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and advises the CAO on all matters pertaining to the department.  As a member of the management team, the successful candidate will have proven leadership, organizational and public relations skills; experience in budget preparation and monitoring; and will work closely with engineering and other consultants, employed by the District for specific projects.

Preference may be given to candidates with a diploma or certificate in Civil Engineering, or Project Management, while those with a combination of similar training and experience will also be considered.  In addition, experience at the middle management level is required; certification under the EOCP Certification and/or a 5th Class Power Engineering Certificate; and Recreational Facilities Management would be considered an asset.

The District offers an excellent benefit package and competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.   Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest and detailed resume by Thursday, July 23, 2020.  A complete job description is available on our website:

The District thanks all applicants, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. 

Randy Lambright, Chief Administrative Officer
District of Logan Lake
Box 190, #1 Opal Drive
Logan Lake, BC  V0K 1W)
Phone:  250.523.6225 / Fax: 250.523.6678

Logan Lake, BC

Date Posted:            
Monday, June 29, 2020

Posting Expires:      
Thursday, July 23, 2020

Organization: Logan Lake (District)
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation, Public Works & Operations
Posted: June 29, 2020, 9:11 am
Expires: July 23, 2020, 4:30 pm