Career/job opportunities

My work, my city.

We’re looking for creative, innovative individuals with a passion for serving the local community and making Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America. 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.

Current postings

Term Labourers (Civic Operations & Parks)
Dept: Civic Operations
Posted Date: January 30, 2019

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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Term Equipment Operators
Dept: Civic Operations
Posted Date: January 30, 2019

We are seeking Equipment Operators for temporary full-time seasonal positions.

Equipment Operators operate and maintain heavy mobile equipment of a complex nature according to proper competency standards, safety practices and regulations. The role also performs manual work.

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Systems Development Manager
Dept: Systems Development
Posted Date: August 7, 2019

The Systems Development Manager provides project management, technical expertise, direction, and support for the corporations Property and Land systems. Responsible for the design and implementation of the developed and purchased application software, GIS, Database architecture, Internal and External (Internet) application security and developed desktop applications for the corporation.
Works with the IS management team to assess future direction of technology and enterprise systems and provide technical leadership. Analyzes and translates business strategies, plans, and requirements into efficient and cost-effective information systems.

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Accounting Assistant
Dept: Revenue
Posted Date: August 14, 2019

It all adds up! The City of Kelowna has an opportunity for you! Join our Financial Services team and make a difference. An Accounting Assistant can cover many different areas: accounts payable, accounts receivable, revenue transactions (including property tax, utilities, parking, transit, etc.), journal entries, reconciliations, analysis, payroll, internal and external customer service (in-person, phone, email), project support and various other duties in Financial Services. The successful applicant will be flexible to handle a range of accounting activities and provide excellent customer service.

The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America. We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices and a great work environment. This is a CUPE bargaining unit position that offers an hourly rate progressing from $24.51 to $30.04 per hour depending on skills, education and experience plus a competitive comprehensive benefits and pension package.

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Real Estate Services Manager
Dept: Real Estate Services
Posted Date: August 14, 2019

The Real Estate Services Manager is broadly responsible for delivering on key Council objectives and priorities through the innovative, creative and pragmatic use of real estate. The position provides branch level leadership, direction and management to a group of professional real estate staff charged with the equitable and responsible acquisition and disposition of all forms of land and buildings for the City in a manner consistent with the City’s Land Strategy. In addition, the manager is a technical knowledge expert providing guidance and leadership to all City departments on real estate related matters.

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Landfill Scale Operator - Part-Time
Dept: Solid Waste
Posted Date: August 21, 2019

Weigh Your Potential!
The Glenmore Landfill facility serves as the solid waste disposal facility for residents within the Central Okanagan Regional District and offers a variety of disposal options on site including recycling, organic materials, household and commercial waste.

We are currently hiring for Landfill Scale Operators to weigh vehicle loads, collect load fees, direct vehicles to appropriate areas for dumping and provide general information to the public. The successful applicants will be customer-focused, team-players with a passion for customer service. Computer literacy and cash-handling experience is a must, and flexibility is essential to work various hours, days and weekends. A satisfactory Criminal Records Check will be required.

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Police Information Management Supervisor
Dept: Police Services
Posted Date: August 21, 2019

The Police Information Management Supervisor is accountable for all facets of operational records management for the City of Kelowna, Lake Country, West Kelowna and Provincial (Rural) RCMP. The Supervisor is responsible for the creation, implementation, administration and effective communication of policies and procedures to all Municipal personnel with the goal of improving records efficiency and ensuring the quality and integrity of the records management system. This position is responsible for managing and scheduling of casual employees. This position provides support and coverage to the Police Services supervisory team.

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