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My work, my city.

We’re looking for creative, innovative individuals with a passion for serving the local community and making Kelowna a city of the future. We’re proud to be a competitive employer with a full career offering including professional development, competitive compensation and benefits packages and a focus on workplace wellness.

Our operations are diverse, requiring a variety of positions as well as different levels of skill and education. We value diversity and are committed to an inclusive, accessible work environment where collaboration, understanding and mutual respect bring out the best in all of us.

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Current postings  

Human Resources Business Partner
Dept: HR Services & EE Relations
Posted Date: January 8, 2021

As the Human Resources Business Partner, you will provide general HR guidance and services to City departments including recruitment and selection of employees as well as partnering with Managers on employee relations and performance management. You will also ensure compliance with Collective Agreement requirements and other applicable legislation.

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Computer Support Technician - Police Services
Dept: Police Client Services
Posted Date: January 13, 2021

We are looking for an innovative team player to join our dynamic Police Services Team as a Computer Technician. You will support the RCMP and Police Services with their software/hardware needs and resolve computer/equipment problems. This includes installs, troubleshooting, maintenance, backup, and testing.

The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America. Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport.

This is a CUPE bargaining unit position that offers a starting rate of $36.55 per hour plus a competitive comprehensive benefits and pension package.

Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers by January 26th, 2021.

If you have previously applied to this posting, please do not reapply. We will be considering all applications received.

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition
closing date are thanked for their interest.

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Traffic Technician
Dept: Integrated Transportation
Posted Date: January 13, 2021

Contribute to our City by joining the Infrastructure Division as a Traffic Technician. As part of the Integrated Transportation team, your key responsibilities include providing data collection, roadway asset management, traffic operations and control reviews, safety assessments, conceptual design of multi-modal facilities and development approval support.
The City seeks an individual with a Civil Engineering Technology or Transportation Engineering Diploma to work collaboratively with other City departments, consultants, developers and external agencies to make our transportation network safer and efficient. Professional Technologist certification (AScT) is preferred. Experience with traffic projections, capacity analysis, traffic control operations and design, active transportation/transit accommodation and traffic safety are considered assets. As a strong communicator, team builder, and problem-solver you will deliver excellent internal and external customer service.
Help create Kelowna as a City of the Future! Our diverse and dynamic team strives to innovate to make things better, work as one team, serve proudly and lead responsibly. Kelowna is in a four-season playground that boasts miles of lake access, outdoor recreation opportunities, a vibrant downtown and cultural scene, and healthy and connected neighbourhoods!

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Wastewater Millwright
Dept: Wastewater Treatment
Posted Date: January 13, 2021

A Millwright designs, lays out, installs, maintains, repairs, rebuilds and troubleshoots industrial machinery and mechanical equipment in City water/wastewater facilities and other operations.

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Term Labourers (Civic Operations)
Dept: Civic Operations
Posted Date: January 13, 2021

We are seeking Labourers for temporary full-time seasonal positions in our various departments in Civic Operations.

Our Labourers perform general duties such as: assisting City crews, clean up and maintenance, and physical work.

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License & Bylaw Enforcement Officer - Casual
Dept: Bylaw Services
Posted Date: January 14, 2021

The City’s Licensing and Bylaw Department investigates 16,000 bylaw complaints annually about a variety of issues from traffic to business license violations. Apply your conflict resolution, problem solving and communication skills, and work closely with the public, RCMP, Court officials and other municipal staff to resolve infractions.

Use your post-secondary training in Bylaw Enforcement Investigation and experience in bylaw or other related law enforcement to investigate and resolve complaints of bylaw infractions while ensuring compliance of municipal bylaws with professionalism and impartiality.

We are looking for a number of energetic and versatile individuals to join our dynamic Bylaw team to provide temporary work coverage. Please note, this temporary work coverage will consist of mostly full-time hours between the months of May to September. This is the best way to get your foot in the door! This is a CUPE bargaining unit position and offers a starting hourly rate of $38.36 per hour plus 14% in lieu of statutory holidays, vacation and benefits.

Help create Kelowna as a City of the Future! Our diverse and dynamic team strives to innovate to make things better, work as one team, serve proudly and lead responsibly. Kelowna is in a four-season playground that boasts miles of lake access, outdoor recreation opportunities, a vibrant downtown and cultural scene, and healthy and connected neighbourhoods!

Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers by January 31, 2020
Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date
are thanked for their interest.

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Police Services Quality Assurance Support Coordinator
Dept: Police Quality Assurance
Posted Date: January 20, 2021

The Police Services Quality Assurance Support Coordinator position will provide support, stability, and consistency to the Exhibits and Crime Reviewers teams to address high volumes of work. The position will be accountable for the security, safekeeping, and disposition of property seized by or surrendered to the RCMP; and the quality assurance of all investigational files as required by the Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics (CCJS).

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Data Services and Analytics Manager
Dept: Information Services
Posted Date: January 20, 2021

The Data Services and Analytics Manager provides strategic direction and business innovation support for the city’s data analytics, open data, and GIS systems. Works with the broader community to develop partnerships that promote the development and use of open data and smart systems and collectively solve city challenges. Analyze and translate business strategies, plans, and requirements into efficient and cost effective information systems. Works with the IS management team to assess future direction of data analytics, open data, corporate data, and enterprise systems. Responsible for the research, implementation, and support of purchased application solutions for the corporation. There will be a tight working relationship between the Data Services and Analytics manager, Business Services Application manager, Infrastructure manager, and the Intelligent Cities manager due to interdependence of data, analytics, and customer service between the three areas.

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