Career BUZZ: Top Jobs in the Kootenays - May 17
Kootenay Business has selected 10 career opportunities to feature as our Top Jobs of the week. Want to give your employment opportunities a boost? List them on the Kootenays #1 Career newsletter. We really promote your jobs! For more info contact: [email protected]
Manager, Communications (20-month Opportunity)
The Trust is seeking a Manager, Communications to join our team. This is a great opportunity for an individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and has the ability to think strategically and influence others in an effort to achieve goals. Reporting to the Director, Communications, this position is responsible for managing communication plans and projects; supporting engagement and outreach efforts; developing and recommending strategies and plans to manage the Trust brand; fostering relationships with departments, stakeholders, partners and contractors; and monitoring and maintaining media relations. This is a full-time, 20-month temporary position based out of the Castlegar or Cranbrook office and expected to commence July 2019 and end March 2021. Apply at ourtrust.org/careers.
The Trust is seeking a Research Coordinator to join our Special Initiatives team. This is a great opportunity for a self motivated and results oriented individual with strong research, writing, administrative and organizational skills and working knowledge of economic and social issues within the Basin. Reporting to the Director, Special Initiatives, this position coordinates the necessary research, analysis and planning that supports the Trust's Columbia Basin Management Plan and broader corporate objectives. This position can be based out of any of our four offices. Apply at ourtrust.org/careers.
Manager, Human Resources
The Trust is seeking a Manager, Human Resources to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a self motivated and results oriented individual with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Reporting to the Director, Finance and Operations, this position is responsible for human resources planning; the recruitment, selection and orientation processes for new employees; employee retention strategies; performance evaluation and employee training and development; employee relations; compensation and benefits administration; job evaluation and HR policy development. As well, the Manager collaborates with senior management on the development and implementation of human resources strategies. The preference is for this position to be based out of the Trust's Castlegar Office. Apply at ourtrust.org/careers.
Driver required to deliver Pepsi products throughout the East Kootenay. Class 1 drivers license is required. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and have excellent customer service skills. Please submit resume and drivers abstract to Selkirk Beverages. Apply: [email protected] or in person: 604 Industrial Rd C, Cranbrook
AECOM is seeking a Safety Advisor to join our team at our Sparwood Project, BC. This is a full time position and shift rotation is a 14/14 schedule. Living out allowance is provided. The Safety Advisor develops and manages SH&E programs for the company, business lines, regions, and/or clients. The Safety Advisor provides leadership and support to Operations to help the organization achieve SH&E goals and objectives and assists the business to meet regulatory requirements relating to specific SH&E obligations e.g. trained SH&E professionals in business/projects, officer duties, statutory reporting etc. Apply online.
Address customers' complaints or concerns; provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction; plan & escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips; assist clients/guests with special needs. general outdoors guiding; operate photographic and video equipment, GPS and other navigation equipment; operate communication (including emergency) devices; operate and maintain watercraft; maintain equipment. Apply: [email protected]
When you drive for Waste Management, you join a team of the best drivers in Canada. Professional, well-trained and skilled. What’s in it for you? $22.34/hour + OT if needed. Full Benefits including work boots & uniforms: Schedule flexibility; Paid training. Apply online.
Shuttle Bus Driver—Golden
Provide sightseeing information; load and unload vehicle; deal with public; perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle; communicate with passengers, dispatchers or other drivers using two-way radio systems; operate buses, school buses or streetcars to transport passengers. Provincial or Territorial Commercial Vehicle licence (Class 4 or E); Driver's Licence (Class 2 or B or C); Class 2/2F/C Licence (buses with more than passengers); Class 4/4F/F/4A-B-C Licence (ambulances, emergency vehicles and buses with fewer than 24 passengers). Apply: [email protected]water.com
Power Line Technician—Nelson
The Power Line Technician will work under the supervision of the Sub Foreman and is responsible for the construction, maintenance, repair and testing of distribution, transmission, overhead and underground electrical systems. Apply: [email protected]
Client Service Professional—Cranbrook
Koocanusa Publications Incorporated (KPI) Media is looking for an energetic individual who is an excellent communicator and strong team player. This Client Service Professional position involves working directly with a client base of small and large business owners, agents, and marketing managers who are located throughout the East and West Kootenay region—helping them maximize their print and Internet advertising, marketing, and promotion. Apply to: [email protected]