About us

The BC Public Service has about 35,000 public servants working in 200 different types of jobs across 280 communities. We provide services, programs and policy expertise in areas like health care, public safety, education, and environmental management.

We offer work-life balance, great wages and full benefits. There are jobs for public servants in many locations across the province. Choose the city vibe or small town. Strike the work-life balance that you want by taking advantage of flexible work schedules. Learn more about what the BC Public Service offers you.

Learn about Indigenous initiatives at BC Public Service.

Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act

B.C. is the first jurisdiction in Canada to formally adopt the internationally recognized standards of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples through legislation. This Declaration forms the foundation for the Province’s work to advance reconciliation and enshrines in law the human rights of Indigenous peoples in B.C.

Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants that self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, status or non-status, Métis, or Inuit) seeking to work or already employed in the BC Public Service.

Indigenous applicants interested in BC Public Service positions can receive high level advice and guidance on the hiring system and process. This includes:

  • Navigating the BC Public Service job opportunities web page, including creating a resume profile
  • Setting up job search agents for BC Public Service positions
  • Best practices for tailoring resumes and cover letters to BC Public Service job postings and answering long answer/free form text style questionnaires
  • Coaching on the BC Public Service job interview process, including mock interview conversations

 

Contact the Indigenous Applicant Advisor to learn more.

Indigenous Leadership and Mentorship Program

A new Indigenous Leadership and Mentorship Program is currently being piloted. There will be 3 streams for Indigenous employees:

  • New to the public service
  • Aspiring/growing leaders
  • Experienced leaders

Indigenous Youth Internship Program

The Indigenous Youth Internship Program is a 12-month program to provide Indigenous youth with public service work and learning experience.

The program mirrors the school year and runs annually from September to the following August. It provides professional experience, leadership development, cultural support, and a professional, cultural, and social network through the intern cohort.

 

House of Indigenous Learning

The House of Indigenous Learning is part of the Learning Centre available to BC Public Service employees. It was created to educate B.C. public servants on the history of Indigenous peoples, including the history and legacy of residential schools, the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and much more.

 

Career Opportunities

Job Title Posted Date City
CLK 12R - Dispatcher 2022-12-02 Kamloops
Exercise Specialist 2022-12-01 Saanichton, Victoria
Senior Contaminated Sites Officer 2022-12-01 Multiple Locations
Municipal Utility Operator 2022-12-01 Vancouver
Advisor, First Nations Relations 2022-12-01 Dawson Creek And Fort St John
Operations Technologist 2022-11-30 Multiple Locations
Practices Forester 2022-11-30 There Are Two Positions Available, One Located In Squamish, And One Located In Powell River.
Indigenous Relations Liaison 2022-11-29 Vernon
Executive Director, Risk Management Branch 2022-11-29 Victoria
Employee Relations Specialist 2022-11-28 Multiple Locations
Assistant Deputy Minister 2022-11-25 Victoria
Municipal Clerk 2022-11-24 Vancouver
Wildfire Crew Supervisor 2022-11-24 Multiple Locations
Community Engagement Specialist 2022-11-24 Parksville
Fire Crew Member, BC Wildfire Service 2022-11-23 Multiple Locations
Engineering Technologist 2022-11-22 Mackenzie
GIS Analyst 2022-11-22 Multiple Locations
Metal Shop Instructor 2022-11-22 Kamloops
Regional Financial Analyst 2022-11-21 Prince George
Nurse 4 2022-11-17 Burnaby
Stewardship Forester 2022-11-17 Mackenzie
Community Engagement Specialist 2022-11-17 Kamloops
Operations Technologist 2022-11-17 Terrace
Practices Forester 2022-11-16 Prince George
Practices Forester 2022-11-15 Multiple Locations

View all career opportunities by clicking this link.