This geographical region extends beyond the City boundaries to include Area 'B' in the Columbia Shuswap Regional District.
The Emergency Social Services Director (ESSD) provides assistance to persons forced to leave their homes due to earthquakes, floods, fire or other emergencies. This includes lodging, clothing, food and other support. The ESSD must be available to respond on short notice and be able to work long shifts, as required.
The successful individual will be responsible for implementing and managing Emergency Social Services needs and works under the direction of the Fire Chief.