Regional District services are provided by a staff team that includes management personnel, unionized employees and facility caretakers working under contract. From time to time the Regional District also advertises for consultants or contractors to submit tenders or proposals for special projects. Employment opportunities and tenders are advertised in local papers and posted on our website.

The unionized employees of the qathet Regional District are represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE Local 798).


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Savary Island Marine Advisory Committee

The qathet Regional District is seeking one new member for a vacancy on the Savary Island Marine Advisory Committee. The Committee advises the Regional Board on marine services management and development. Copies of the Committee’s Terms of Reference are available at the Regional District office or here.

To be a Committee member you must own property on Savary Island; be 18 years of age or older, live within the qathet Regional District boundaries and be generally available to attend regular and periodic emergency meetings. Individuals associated with a commercial enterprise that operates regularly from the dock or barge ramp, or who may have any other conflict of interest are not eligible to serve on the Committee.

Interested, eligible individuals should send a written application explaining why they want to sit on the Committee and what qualities and/or expertise they will bring to the Committee.

Applications may be submitted by mail, fax or e-mail:

qathet Regional District
#202 – 4675 Marine Avenue
Powell River, B.C. V8A 2L2
Fax number: 604-487-1380
E-mail:           operations@qathet.ca

The deadline for applications is 4pm, Friday, January 31, 2020.

Broad geographic representation of the island as a whole will be considered when selecting Committee membership. For more information, contact Patrick Devereaux, Manager of Operational Services, at operations@qathet.ca.


TENDERS, REQUESTS FOR PROPOSAL AND BID OPPORTUNITIES

MARINE AVENUE SITE CLEAN-UP AND MATERIAL PROCESSING

qathet Regional District is requesting quotes from qualified contractors interested in providing crew and equipment for site clean-up and processing of materials stockpiled on the historical incinerator landfill site on Marine Avenue in Powell River, BC.

Click here to view the Request for Quotes. Click here to view Addendum #1. Click here to view Addendum #2. Document hard copies are available at the qathet Regional District office at Unit 105, 4675 Marine Ave.

Please note that it is the responsibility of the proponent to register an Intent to Respond as per Section 1.1 of the Request for Quotes in order to receive addenda.

A MANDATORY VIEWING AND SITE INSPECTION WILL BE HELD ON
TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2020 AT 1:00 PM AT THE MARINE AVENUE SITE.

QUOTES MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN 4 PM ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2020.

For inquiries contact: Jeremy Reid, E.I.T.
Project Engineer, Tetra Tech Canada Inc.
Tel: (778) 945-5766
Email: Jeremy.Reid@tetratech.com