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Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

From CivicInfo BC - March 6, 2017


Peace River Regional District

Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

Full-time Exempt Position

Join the Peace River Regional District team in the mighty Peace Region of northeastern BCworld renowned for our friendly people, spectacular outdoor recreation and linkages to the Yukon and Alaska. The Peace River Regional District includes four electoral areas and seven member municipalities, with a total population of approximately 66,000, covering a vast 120,000 square kilometers.

Due to an upcoming retirement, the Regional District is seeking an energetic, seasoned and qualified individual to take on the responsibilities of the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer (DCAO) for the Peace River Regional District out of our Dawson Creek office. Reporting to the Regional Districts Chief Administrative Officer, the Deputy CAO is responsible for providing senior level advice, expertise and support to the CAO in the efficient delivery of Regional District and Hospital District services as determined by Regional District Board of Directors strategic direction and plan. The successful incumbent will manage the Human Resources function leading the collective bargaining process and oversee the coordination, development and budgeting for special projects as directed by the CAO.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum seven (7) years experience in local government corporate administration at a supervisory level preferably in a unionized environment and supplemented by the completion of a certificate or diploma in Local Government Administration. Proven experience in a fast paced, multi-stakeholder environment where strong interpersonal skills with proven people management abilities are key to the success of the role.

The applicant will be asked to provide a criminal record check and a Class 5, BC Drivers License abstract. This is a full-time exempt position with a competitive salary and benefit package commensurate with the successful applicants qualifications and experience. A detailed job description is available at www.prrd.bc.ca.

Qualified applicants are requested to forward their resume, cover letter and at least three references, no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 14, in confidence to:

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