Village Office


Notice - Employment Opportunity

Jul 10, 2018

Village of McBride

Part Time Employment Opportunity

Grant Writer/Administrative Assistant


The Village of McBride is a small and friendly community located in the scenic Robson Valley. McBride offers diverse recreational opportunities for all seasons and an exceptional quality of life and low cost of living.

The Corporation of the Village of McBride is seeking to fill a Permanent Part-Time Grant Writer/Administrative Assistant position. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, you will be a key member of the administration team, performing general office duties and providing exceptional customer service and information to the public. This position also includes handling ICBC transactions for insurance and licencing.

As the Village’s Grant Writer, you will prepare high-quality grant proposals in a timely manner and identity grant and funding opportunities.  The successful candidate will be able to craft funding proposals in a clear and compelling manner.  Excellent research and writing skills are essential. 

Candidates must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, highly organized and have a high level of computer literacy. Time management skills will allow you to work effectively in this busy atmosphere. Wages are determined by the CLAC Collective Agreement.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Completed Grade 12
  • Successful completion of a certificate program in office administration or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum two year’s grant writing experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Local Government or ICBC Autoplan and Drivers Licensing experience will be considered a definite asset

Applicants must send a resume and cover letter to before 4:00 pm on Monday, July 30, 2018.  

The Job Description can be found HERE.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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