Job Posting - Director of Corporate Services

Surrounded by mountain ranges, Smithers is a northern gem, nestled at the base of Hudson Bay Mountain. Residents enjoy four seasons of recreational activities; in addition to a ski hill within a half hour of town, the region offers world-class fishing, backcountry and cross-country skiing, hunting, golfing and alpine trails for hiking or horseback riding. With a vibrant Main Street and commercial retail market, Smithers offers many services and amenities normally only found in larger urban centres.

The Town of Smithers has an opening on the Executive Management Team for a Director of Corporate Services. This position reports to the Chief Administrative Officer and is responsible for corporate administration and human resources management. The work involves corporate administrative functions including the role of Corporate Officer, management of the agenda and minute process, Freedom of Information requests, bylaw and policy preparation and the duties of the Chief Election Officer. The position oversees the day-to-day operations of the office administration staff and coordinates the interdepartmental support of staff. The role provides Human Resources support in recruitment, training and labour relations as required.

The ideal candidate will have a degree in Public Administration or equivalent training and experience in a related field, and at least 5 years management experience in Local Government, or an equivalent combination of education and experience and additional specific training in Human Resources.

Qualified candidates may forward a cover letter and resume in confidence with three references, by 4:30 pm May 13, 2016 via email to:

Anne Yanciw, Chief Administrative Officer
ayanciw@smithers.ca

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The Town of Smithers thanks all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Posting - Clerk Typist - Casual - #16-06

Clerk Typist – Casual
INTERNAL/EXTERNAL

The Town of Smithers is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Clerk Typist - Casual.  This is a unionized position with CUPE.

Qualified candidates may forward a cover letter, resume, three references and a current driver’s abstract by 4:00 pm, May 19, 2016 to:

Human Resources
Confidential:  Competition #16-06
Town of Smithers
Box 879, 1027 Aldous Street
Smithers, BC V0J 2N0
Fax:  250-847-1601
careers@smithers.ca

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Job Posting
Job Description

The Town of Smithers thanks all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Posting - Senior Accounting Clerk - #16-05

Senior Accounting Clerk
Internal/External

The Town of Smithers is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Senior Accounting Clerk.  This is a full-time regular unionized position with CUPE.

Qualified candidates may forward a cover letter, resume, three references and a current driver’s abstract by 4:00 pm, May 18, 2016 to:

Human Resources
Confidential:  Competition #16-04
Town of Smithers
Box 879, 1027 Aldous Street
Smithers, BC V0J 2N0
Fax:  250-847-1601
careers@smithers.ca

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Job Posting
Job Description

The Town of Smithers thanks all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants are to note that there will be a written test,

Job Posting - Senior Engineering Technician #16-04

Senior Engineering Technician

The Town of Smithers is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Senior Engineering Technician.  This is a full-time regular unionized position with CUPE.

Qualified candidates may forward a cover letter, resume, three references and a current driver’s abstract by 4:00 pm, May 4, 2016 to:

Human Resources
Confidential:  Competition #16-04
Town of Smithers
Box 879, 1027 Aldous Street
Smithers, BC V0J 2N0
Fax:  250-847-1601
careers@smithers.ca

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The Town of Smithers thanks all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Hiring Policy

All employment opportunities with the Town of Smithers that are open to the general public are posted to the Town's website and advertised in the Interior News.  The Town only accepts applications/resumes for posted opportunities.
When applying for a posted opportunity, please ensure your application is complete and you quote the competition number.  Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

General applications/resumes received where no posting presently exists are not retained or applied to future opportunities.