Career Opportunity!

Posted: July 8th, 2024 In Announcements
Career Opportunity!
Posted On: July 8th, 2024

The Village of Radium Hot Springs is growing and seeks a Snow and Parks Working Foreman to oversee all functions of the Public Works snow and ice control program and parks services.

Radium is a BC Resort Municipality with close access to skiing, trails, golf, hot springs, the Columbia River, and the BC backcountry.

The Snow and Parks Working Foreman is a key position which will lead winter snow and ice control operations in the Village and manage parks and facilities maintenance year-round, including the Village’s municipal outdoor rink. Safe equipment operation is a major part of the position.

In return the Village offers a competitive salary (up to $38 per hour depending on experience) and comprehensive benefits including a defined benefit pension (BC’s Municipal Pension Plan).

The ideal candidate will have at least two years’ experience running snow and ice control equipment and two years’ supervisory experience.

Some overtime and on-call hours will be expected over the winter season as scheduled or needed due to snowfall. During winter months, the Snow and Parks Working Foreman will monitor the weather forecast and snow conditions in Radium Hot Springs and be available to start work early in the morning or within 35 minutes from self-initiated call out as required. Vacation time and time off will be limited in the winter season (October 15 to March 15 each year).

Desired knowledge and skills include:

• A self-starter, able to work well with little supervision
• Ability to manage and motivate staff
• Ability to safely operate equipment, machinery and small tools and follow manufacturers’ recommendations
• Excellent organizational skills
• Good understanding of municipal budgets
• Parks and Facilities maintenance knowledge
• Ability to read blueprints, engineering plans, drawings, and sketches

Personality is key! Awesome candidates should submit a resume and cover letter by Monday July 22, 2024 to:

Adrian Bergles, Chief Administrative Officer
Village of Radium Hot Springs

The Village of Radium Hot Springs thanks all applicants for their interest. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.