Career Opportunities

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako is looking for a motivated student to fill its Summer Student position with the Protective Services Department. This is an ideal opportunity for a student, interested in a career in local government or emergency response, to gain valuable experience working in a local government setting. Duties will include: maintaining and updating records; conducting research; assisting in the preparation of reports and other documents; assisting with social media activity; assisting in the process of updating the emergency response plan; and playing a role in an emergency operations centre in the event of an emergency.

Qualifications include full time enrollment in a post-secondary educational institution (preferably in a related field). The ideal candidate will have strong organizational skills, and excellent verbal and written communication skills. A valid driver’s license is required.

Applications should include a cover letter and resume containing three references, and should identify the institution and degree program in which the applicant is / was enrolled.

This is a full time (35 hr/week) position with a term of up to 16 weeks. The start and end dates are negotiable. Applications will be received by Jason Llewellyn, Director of Planning and Protective Services until 4:30 p.m. on May 1, 2017 at the above address or by e-mailed to

Location: Burns Lake, BC

Region: North Coast

Professional Categories: Emergency Preparedness/Planning

Posted: April 4, 2017, 10:55 am

Expires: May 1, 2017, 4:30 pm