Deputy Corporate Officer

Job Title: Deputy Corporate Officer
Competition Number: 2021-62
Position Type: Full Time Exempt
Department: Corporate Services Division / Legislative Services
Salary: as per Exempt Salary Wage Grid
Posted Date & Time: June 8, 2021, 11:15 am
Closing Date & Time: June 22, 2021, 4:00 pm
Last Modified Date & Time: June 8, 2021, 11:08 am
Status: Open

Join us in Fort St John – the Energetic City!  We are blessed with not only a strong economy but also a sense of community and a quality of life second to none.  Fort St. John is a haven for adventure at all times of the year, with various active sport and leisure clubs, special events, and a standing commitment to promoting and providing community and personal wellness appealing to a wide range of interests.

Reporting to the Corporate Officer, the Deputy Corporate Officer is responsible for assisting in both administering the activities and supervision of departmental staff of the Legislative Services Department. The Deputy Corporate Officer undertakes research and compiles Council reports, agendas, minutes and follow-up. The Deputy Corporate Officer actively participates in elections and referendums and interacts closely with Council members, staff and the client public. In the absence of the Corporate Officer, the Deputy Corporate Officer performs statutory duties as outlined in the Community Charter and other relevant statutes.

Qualified candidates must have a Certificate or Diploma in Public Administration.  Preference will be given to candidates in possession of, or in the process of obtaining BC Board of Examiners Certificate in Local Government Service Delivery and BC Board of Examiners Certificate in Local Government Statutory Administration.   A minimum of five years administrative experience gained in the capacity of a Deputy or Corporate Officer in local government.  Candidates must also possess a valid Class 5 BC drivers license.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package for this full-time exempt position. 

Interested applicants are requested to send their resume AND covering letter to HRIS Administrative Assistant, Tracy Konashuk, prior to 4:00 p.m., June 22, 2021.


Deputy Corporate Officer June 2021.pdf [PDF - 185 KB]