Regional District of Nanaimo | Human Resources & Employment

Employment Opportunities

Employment

Collective bargaining, labour relations and human resources activities for RDN employees are managed under the Corporate Services umbrella. The department oversees selection & recruitment, training and development, and compensation and benefits administration services for all employees of the District.

 

Building Official

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a Permanent Full-Time Building Official in the Building & Bylaw Services Department.

Please quote competition 2021-067 and submit a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience and qualifications as they relate to this position and submit to info [at] hwest.ca ()

Canada Summer Job Initiative- Corporate Services Project Assistant

The Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) is one of 28 regional districts in the Province of British Columbia. It strives to ensure all provincial residents have an effective form of local government, while also representing municipal residents on regional issues.

Canada Summer Jobs is a federal initiative to help young people between the ages of 15 and 30, particularly those facing barriers to employment, to get the information and gain the skills, work experience and abilities they need to transition successfully into the labour market. RDN is seeking to fill a position under the program as follows:

Corporate Services Project Assistant

The Corporate Services Project Assistant assists with various projects and initiatives across Corporate Services. Duties for this position may include policy review, best practices research, developing surveys and forms, communicating and coordinating with Corporate Service departments, and drafting correspondence as requested.

Parks Planner

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a Permanent Full-Time Parks Planner to join the Recreation and Parks Department.

Reporting to the Superintendent, Parks Planning, Research and Development, the Parks Planner will be responsible for all aspects of parks planning, including research, community consultation, landscape design, concept plans, management plans and general park planning.  Other duties will include reviewing subdivision applications, preparing reports and information for parks committees, assisting with Parks budgets and other related duties, as required.

Recreation Programmer

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent part time Recreation Programmer.  

Reporting to the Superintendent of Recreation Program Services, contributes to the effective operation of the Recreation & Parks Department through the planning and implementation of community development services and recreation programs.

Operator 2

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Operator 2 in the Wastewater Services department at the Greater Nanaimo Pollution Control Centre.

Reporting to the Chief Operator, the successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of duties including the inspection of all systems to ensure proper operation; sampling and laboratory analysis on a rotational basis; operation and maintenance of the centrifuge and polymer systems; operation of the forklift and loader; maintenance of laboratory and operational records and log books; handling and transfer of chemicals to plant and pump stations, and for performing emergency systems tests; and other related duties.  Duties also include Operator on-call duties and responding to call outs.

Accounting Clerk

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a Casual Accounting Clerk with Finance in the Corporate Services Department.

Reporting to the Manager of Accounting Services, the incumbent will be responsible for performing a variety of accounting/clerical duties as well as delivery of information to the public. Duties will include, reviewing accounting documents for accuracy, consistency, and completeness; processing of accounts payable, accounts receivable and cash receipts; calculating and preparing customer account adjustments, confirming credit application references, and assisting in customer account collections; preparing bank deposits and petty cash funds; balancing and processing of invoices, cash receipts and other related records; and other related duties, as required. 

APPLICATION DETAILS

Please quote competition 2021-064 and submit a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience, and qualifications as they relate to this position.

Lifeguard/Instructor

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Regional District of Nanaimo has an employment opportunity for a casual Lifeguard/Instructor at the Ravensong Aquatic Centre in Qualicum Beach. 

The successful candidate will assist in the creation, planning, organization, implementation and evaluation of aquatic programs and special events. Duties include leading and instructing a variety water-based exercise classes (i.e. Aquafit), enforcing pool rules and pool safety for the public, routine preventative maintenance and safety checks, implementation of the facility’s emergency response program, providing first aid services and supporting office staff.

APPLICATION DETAILS

Please quote competition 2021-063 and submit a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience, and qualifications as they relate to this position

Special Projects Coordinator- Wastewater

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary, full-time Special Projects Coordinator - Wastewater.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the update of the Liquid Waste Management Plan (LWMP); assisting with the implementation of LWMP Programs including the SepticSmart and source control programs; updating development cost charge bylaws, collecting and analyzing information; updating and negotiating agreements; assisting with public events and public engagement and consultation; developing public information material; responding to public inquiries; preparing of terms of reference, proposal requests, tenders and contract documents; supervising, monitoring and directing consultants; and performing other related duties, as required.

This is a temporary full-time (35 Hours per week) Union Position to December 31, 2021 with the possibility of ending early or of extension based on the operational needs of the department. The (2020) hourly rate of pay is $35.26 to $37.12, plus 12.4% in lieu of benefits including vacation and statutory holidays.