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Job Number:  42376
Administrative Assistant
Job Posted: Friday, 2 March 2018
Closing Date: Thursday, 31 May 2018
(in 75 days)
Pacific Community Resources
Region: Thompson & Okanagan Type: Casual
Location: Keremeos Salary: $19.15/HOUR – $21.73/HOUR

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Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS) is an award-winning, accredited not-for-profit that has served the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley for over 30 years. Our participants are often vulnerable or marginalized from society. PCRS is committed to integrated service delivery which is people-centred, inclusive, collaborative, and evidence-based. PCRS has an annual operating budget of approximately 24 million; employs nearly 350 staff; and engages over 200 volunteers.

Pacific Community Resources Society requires a regular Part-time experienced social services professional for an admin support at Ashnola at the Crossing in Keremeos, BC.


Position Summary:

The key task will be to provide administrative support is responsible for creating the tone and culture of a welcoming, safe, inclusive and vibrant space for youth and youth adults to access supports and services they need to achieve their goals.  This person is a natural network-builder who sees potential in adult, youth, community and partnerships building.  They will develop and enhance relationships with all program staff in the building.  They are a very skilled worker who excels at supporting adult and youth to achieve their goals.

The successful applicant will have experience and knowledge in the area of addictions/residential work and working with at risk youth and young adults, focused environment with multi-barriered youth, excellent telephone manner and experience with a busy multi-line phone system including internal voicemail.  Excellent computer skills are essential and training will be provided on any relevant internal systems.


Academic and Job Experience Required:

Certification in Business Administration or high school diploma with one year administrative experience is required.


Basic Requirements:

  • Criminal records check
  • Standard first aid and CPR
  • High level of communication skills both verbal and written
  • Demonstrated ability to operate related office equipment

Desired Requirements:

  • Crisis intervention and de-escalation training
  • Demonstrated physical/mental ability to carry out the duties of the position
  • Suitable to work with youth experiencing multiple barriers
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Access, Outlook and navigating the Internet.

Work Conditions

Flexible hours and available on weekends.


” PCRS fosters an environment which ensures a sense of belonging, dignity, and respect. We welcome applications from persons with diverse backgrounds and all abilities.”

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Send Resume to:

Please quote “Job #8720 – 1003” on your cover letter and in the subject line of emails.

Resumes without Job # and cover letters will not be accepted.

Only those qualified for an interview will be contacted.
Contact Details:

www:   pcrs.ca/our-jobs/administrative-assistant/

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