Regional District of Central Kootenay
The Receptionist is the first point of contact for external
CRESTON OFFICE clients to RDCK Creston Office, and they foster great
customer relations by providing a positive experience for
callers and visitors.
The Receptionist is responsible for coordinating activities of
the Front Desk, greeting visitors as they arrive, answering
The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) is the phone, and responding to inquiries. The Receptionist is
inviting applications for the position of Receptionist expected to maintain a thorough knowledge of the RDCK
at our Creston office and be comfortable and confident in connecting the public
with the right RDCK resources.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Proven ability to type with speed and accuracy
High school diploma or GED, or an acceptable Ability to work well with employees at different levels of
combination of education and experience; the organization
Three 3 years of related work experience, such as in Ability to maintain and preserve confidentiality, and act
reception or customer service; and with tact and diplomacy
Experience working with Microsoft Office products, Ability to understand and carry out established accepted
including Excel, Word, and Outlook. procedures
Post-secondary education in an administration field Ability to effectively manage interruptions and
would be considered an asset. constantly changing priorities
Ability to work well under pressure
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND Willingness to learn and adapt to change
ABILITIES Commitment to the RDCK values: Health and Safety,
Integrity, Accountability and Respect.
Superior interpersonal skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills The successful applicant will work 25 hours per week and
Strong customer service orientation will be offered a comprehensive benefits package including
Excellent listening skills paid vacation time, extended health & dental coverage and
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills a generous pension plan.
Excellent knowledge of routine office practices and
procedures This posting, along with a detailed job description can be
Basic cash handling and reconciliation skills found on our website at www.rdck.ca/jobs.
Demonstrated aptitude for finding solutions
Demonstrated skill in the preparation and dispersal of To apply, please complete our online form which can be
agendas, minutes and other materials for meeting found here: Employment application
Proven ability to prioritize, while working under pressure
Applications in the form of a resume & cover letter will be
and time constraints
accepted until 9:00 am May 30, 2022.