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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Gardener I (Training Opportunity)
Dept: Urban Forestry
Posted Date: March 13, 2019

A Gardener I plans, designs, performs hands-on horticultural care in City parks, gardens, sports fields, nursery facilities and other green spaces, coordinates and directs other staff performing similar work, applying an advanced level of expertise in horticulture, turf management and pest management.

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Accounting Assistant - Casual
Dept: Revenue
Posted Date: March 20, 2019

It all adds up!

Are you energetic, versatile, and looking for an opportunity to showcase your accounting skills? Get your foot in the door and join our Financial Services team to provide temporary work coverage on an on-call, casual basis. This is an excellent opportunity to fill casual assignments that may lead to full-time employment with the City of Kelowna.

Please note: this posting may remain open until filled. Preference will be given to candidates who apply by March 31, 2019. After this date, applications will be reviewed on a monthly basis to fill ongoing or upcoming vacancies.

All applicants are thanked for their interest. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Casual - Police Services
Dept: Police Information Management
Posted Date: March 20, 2019

The best way to get your foot in the door!

We are looking for a number of energetic and versatile individuals to provide work coverage for casual assignments within the City of Kelowna’s Police Services/RCMP Detachment. This is an excellent opportunity for administrative professionals to gain experience supporting a wide range of Police Services initiatives and programs! Casual positions may lead to permanent employment with the City of Kelowna.

Please note: this posting may remain open until filled. Preference will be given to candidates who apply by Mar 31, 2019. After this date, applications will be reviewed on a montly basis to fill ongoing or upcoming vacancies.

All applicants are thanked for their interest - only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

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Accountant: Term up to 1 year & Term up to 18 months
Dept: Accounting Operations
Posted Date: March 20, 2019

An Accountant initiates, implements, reviews, monitors, modifies and provides training for financial reporting and accounting systems.

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Accounting Assistant
Dept: Revenue
Posted Date: March 20, 2019

An Accounting Assistant prepares, processes and reconciles financial accounts, statements and records in support of financial reporting and accounting systems.

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Utilities Service Person (Training Opportunity)
Dept: Wastewater-Stormwater
Posted Date: March 20, 2019

Come join a dynamic team!

We have an exciting opportunity available for a customer-oriented Utilities Service Person to support our Utility Services department. The Utilities Service Person is a unique role that acts as a field services representative, providing infrastructure locates information, and assessing/troubleshooting water, sewer, and drainage problems.

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