Accounting Clerk I – District of Lake Country

16 June 2023

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Situated within the unceded territory of squilx”/syilx (Okanagan) peoples, Lake Country is a vibrant community of approximately 15,000 citizens and is located in the heart of the rapidly growing Okanagan Valley. Lake Country is less than a half hour drive from downtown Kelowna and mere minutes to beautiful orchards, wineries, farms and the serenity of the Okanagan lakes. Lake Country is in close proximity to the Kelowna International Airport and the University of British Columbia – Okanagan.

Residents enjoy hot summers and temperate winters with boundless opportunities for year-round recreation – from water sports to cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and much more. If you are searching to relocate to a community that truly has it all, join our team and experience ‘Life. The Okanagan Way!’

Accounting Clerk I

Permanent Full-time Vacancy  

The District of Lake Country is seeking a permanent full-time Accounting Clerk to join our team. Reporting to the Manager of Finance, you will be responsible for ensuring the financial and accounting records of the municipality are accurately prepared and maintained. Applicants should be comfortable processing large volumes and have strong keyboarding skills.
The successful candidate must have:

  • a minimum of one-year post-secondary education in accounting or business administration;
  • a minimum of two years’ experience in an accounting position, preferably in a municipal setting.

The normal work week is 35 hours, Monday to Friday with the option to join our Earned Time Off Program. The hourly rate of pay for this unionized position is $30.90 plus a comprehensive benefits package including wellness leave, vacation, extended health benefits and pension. A probation rate of 90% applies to the six-month probation period.
For a detailed job description, and more information about Lake Country please visit the District’s website at
Applications will be received
Until 4:00 pm on Jun 29, 2023
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. The District of Lake Country is committed to being an equal opportunity employer who embraces and respects diversity.