The District of Sechelt

Where Incredible Opportunities Await

Sechelt is a growing seaside community on BC’s beautiful lower Sunshine Coast.  Less than two hours travel from the Lower Mainland, Sechelt offers the advantages of life in a smaller community with easy access to the services of a major metropolitan area.

Sechelt is the central service community for the lower Sunshine Coast, offering a wide range of retail, health care and education services, a vibrant cultural community and ample outdoor marine and land based recreation opportunities.

The District of Sechelt embraces a diverse workforce and is committed to creating a progressive, supportive, fun environment where employees look forward to coming to work each day.  We look for talented people who exemplify excellence in public service, are results oriented and enjoy working within a team and building positive, lasting relationships.

The District of Sechelt offers a competitive salary and benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.  Our people work in engineering, finance, planning, public works, sustainability, bylaw enforcement, building inspection, parks and administration.  If this sounds like what you have been looking for, we would love to talk to you!

Information on our Parks Volunteer Program can be viewed here.

We welcome applications for vacancies posted here or call 604-885-1986. 
You can pick up an Application for Employment form at the office or download now.

Current Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

Job Opportunity - Casual Labourer - Public Works

District of Sechelt

Job Posting - Competition No. 2018-28

Casual Labourer - Public Works

The District of Sechelt is seeking an individual to join our team as our Casual Labourer – Public Works. Life in Sechelt boasts a temperate West Coast climate, access to beautiful and varied land and marine environments, a wide range of community amenities and activities and a vibrant cultural scene. Residents enjoy outstanding “small town” quality of life with access to services both locally and via easy ferry access to BC’s Lower Mainland. This position plays a key role at the District of Sechelt.  Reporting to the Public Works Manager, this position is responsible for performing maintenance, carrying out construction projects and operating power equipment to help achieve the overall vision of the organization and the community.

Closing Date: November 18, 2018



Casual Labourer - Public Works.pdf (207.17 KB)


Job Opportunity - Sewer Treatment and Collection I

District of Sechelt

Job Posting - Competition No. 2018-27

Sewer Treatment and Collection I

Under the direction of the Wastewater Supervisor, the successful candidate will assist in operating the sewer treatment and collection system.

Closing Date: November 25, 2018



External Posting - Sewer Treatment and Collection I.pdf (215.05 KB)


Job Opportunity - Wastewater Chief Operator

District of Sechelt

Job Posting - Competition No. 2018-19

Wastewater Chief Operator

In 2015 the District of Sechelt commissioned one of the most innovative and advanced LEED certified wastewater treatment plants in Canada – The Sechelt Water Resource Centre.  This is a state of the art, tertiary level, membrane filtration, wastewater treatment plant rated as a Class IV facility. 

 

The District of Sechelt is seeking an individual to join our team as our Wastewater Chief Operator. Life in Sechelt boasts a temperate West Coast climate, access to beautiful and varied land and marine environments, a wide range of community amenities and activities and a vibrant cultural scene. Residents enjoy outstanding “small town” quality of life with access to services both locally and via easy ferry access to BC’s Lower Mainland. This position plays a key role at the District of Sechelt

 

As the Wastewater Chief Operator of the Sechelt Water Resource Centre, you will be responsible for the day to day operation for wastewater treatment, ensuring the facility meets all of its performance requirements safely and efficiently.   You will be working closely with the technical support team from the technology supplier – Veolia Water Solutions Canada to refine the treatment operations.

This job posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is identified



External Chief Operator Posting.pdf (135.42 KB)