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Situated within the unceded territory of squilx”/syilx (Okanagan) peoples, Lake Country is a vibrant community of approximately 15,000 citizens and is located in the heart of the rapidly growing Okanagan Valley. Lake Country is less than a half hour drive from downtown Kelowna and mere minutes to beautiful orchards, wineries, farms and the serenity of the Okanagan lakes. Lake Country is in close proximity to the Kelowna International Airport and the University of British Columbia – Okanagan.

Residents enjoy hot summers and temperate winters with boundless opportunities for year-round recreation – from water sports to cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and much more. If you are searching to relocate to a community that truly has it all, join our team and experience ‘Life. The Okanagan Way!’

Senior Bylaw Services Officer

Full-time Permanent Vacancy
The District of Lake Country is seeking a full-time permanent Senior Bylaw Services Officer to join their team. Reporting to the Manager of Bylaw and Building Services, the Senior Bylaw Services Officer is responsible for enforcing the District’s regulatory bylaws, business licenses and permits and providing public education and awareness programs and services to ensure public safety. The Senior Bylaw Services Officer provides assistance in leadership in training and motivating the Bylaw Services team; coordinates and conducts investigations; assists other department with bylaw compliance related matters; liaises with a variety of internal and external contacts; assists in the review and amendment of bylaws as required; and conducts patrols.
The preferred candidate will have:

  • A minimum of one-year post-secondary education in a related field;
  • A minimum of four years’ experience as a bylaw enforcement officer or police officer;
  • Bylaw Enforcement & Investigative Skills Levels 1 and 2;
  • A clear Criminal Record Check;
  • A clear driver’s abstract; and
  • A valid Class 5 British Columbia Driver’s License.

The normal work week is 35 hours, with a flexible rotational shift schedule that may include afternoons, evenings, and weekend shifts for parts of the year and as required. The hourly rate of pay for this unionized position is $40.60 per hour (2023 wage rate) plus a comprehensive benefits package, including wellness time, vacation, and pension. A probation rate of 90% applies to the six-month probation period.
For a detailed job description, and more information about Lake Country please visit the District’s website at
Applications will be received
Until 4:00 pm on June 08, 2023
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. The District of Lake Country is committed to being an equal opportunity employer who embraces and respects diversity.

Professional Categories: Bylaw Enforcement, Permits & Licences
Posted: May 26, 2023, 11:45 am
Expires: June 8, 2023, 4:00 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Job Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
Rate: $40.60 Hour