Business Facade Improvement Program Now Accepting Applications

The 2019 Intake period for the Business Façade Improvement Program is now open! Applications will be accepted until the end of business June 14, 2019. For more information, please click on the link below.

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Employment Opportunities

The Village of Keremeos hires on the basis of merit and is committed to the tenants of equality and fairness both within our hiring process and our operations in general. We offer competitive wages, a great benefits package and a challenging yet rewarding work environment.

When we have positions available, they will be posted below.  We appreciate your interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Current Opportunities

Public Works Manager, Full Time Exempt Position

The Village of Keremeos encompasses two square kilometers in B.C.'s beautufil Similkameen Valley, 30 minutes south of the city of Penticton and the airport, and approximately 4 hours from the greater Vancouver area.  Keremeos is on the boundary of Canada's Sonoran Desert and is the wstern gateway to interior wine country.

 

Keremeos' housing remains very affordable, and the Village contains schools, parks, a medical clinic and hospital, care facilities, a grocery store, drug store and pharmacy, restaurants, pub and liquor store, and several fresh fruit and vegetable stands.  Year round recreation is nearby within walking and biking trails, skiing (Apex), hunting, fishing and tubing on the Similkameen River.

 

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Public Works Manager is a member of the management team with overall responsibility for the Village's buildings, wastewater treatment plant, sanitary collection system, streets, parks, cemetery, equipment, fleet and oversight of three Labourer II positions.  The Public Works Manager will maintain the strategic plan, develop annual work plans, maintain the Village's asset management system, prepare and monitor annual operating budgets, and prepare and present reports to Council.

 

The Village offers an excellent benefits package with a starting salary of $70,000 - $75,000 per year, depending on experience and qualifications.

 

Qualified candidates are encouraged to forward a detailed resume by 4:00 p.m., Friday, May 3, 2019 to The Village of Keremeos, Box 160, 702-4th Street, Keremeos, BC, V0X 1N0, Attention: Marg Coulson, CAO, Fax 250-499-5477 or email cao@keremeos.ca

 

We thank you for your interest in this opportunity, however only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Now Accepting Applications for Temporary Positions with the Village of Keremeos

The Village of Keremeos is looking for individuals to work part-time between May and September, 2019.  Interested parties should complete the form at the following link:

 

Application for Part Time Temporary Work at the Village of Keremeos

 

Please note the following requirements:

 

  • Must have driver's license (no "L's", but "N" ok)
  • Must be able to drive vehicles with a manual transmission
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Note: Significant exposure to allergens, such as pollen and dust

 

This opportunity is well suited for a student or someone new to the workforce.  Note that there is no guaranteed minimum hours per week.

 

Deliver completed forms to the Village of Keremeos office, 702-4th Street, Keremeos

by April 30, 2019 at 4:00 pm, or email to cao@keremeos.ca