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Guided by the community vision and goals for the future, District of Tofino Council and staff work together to articulate the strategic priorities and key deliverables.

The District of Tofino Council is made up of a Mayor and six Councillors who are each elected at large for a four-year term. The Mayor serves as the head of the municipality and chairs all Council meetings when in attendance. The Chief Administrative Officer reports to Council and directs staff to carry out the mandate of the organization and our priorities.

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Municipal Elections 2022

The next Tofino election is Saturday, October 15, 2022. Electors will vote for: 6 (six) Councillors.

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Council Meetings

Keep up-to-date with District of Tofino projects and plans by attending Council meetings.

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How to Participate

The District of Tofino Mayor and Council greatly value community input. There are various ways for community member to engage in the civic process.

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Town Hall News & Announcements

Notice of Advance Voting & Election by Voting

September 21, 2022

Election Notice: Notice of Advance Voting & Election by Voting On Saturday, October 15, 2022, eligible Tofino voters will elect 6 (six) Councillors to serve terms of 4 (four) years. Advance Voting will be held Wednesday, October 5, 2022, and…

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Declaration of Election by Voting/Acclamation

September 20, 2022

Election Notice: Declaration of Election by Voting/Acclamation View PDF As of 4:00 PM Tuesday, September 20, 2022, I, Nikki Best, Chief Election Officer for the District of Tofino, do hereby declare, pursuant to section 98 of the Local Government Act,…

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Declaration of Candidates

September 9, 2022

Election Notice: Declaration of Candidates View PDF As of 4:00 PM on Friday, September 9, 2022, I, Jaime Larsen, Deputy Chief Election Officer for the District of Tofino, do hereby declare the following persons as candidates in the 2022 General…

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All Employment Opportunities

Facilities Maintenance Worker

May 30, 2023

The District of Tofino is looking for two qualified candidates to fill the casual relief position of Facilities Maintenance Worker.
Reporting to Labour Foreman, the Facilities Maintenance Worker is responsible for cleaning District facilities, washrooms, and fleet vehicles. These duties are generally physical in nature and require the use of simple tools, cleaning products and equipment.

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Labour Foreperson – Temporary

May 29, 2023

Under the direction of the Superintendent of Infrastructure & Public Works, the Labour Foreperson is responsible for the supervision of Public Works labourers, janitor-labourers and parks employees. The Labour Foreperson is responsible for the maintenance of District facilities, parks solid-waste, fleet, janitorial responsibilities, roads, sidewalk and drainage infrastructure. The Labour Foreperson also leads the daily coordination of material purchasing and Public Works safety programs. The Labour Foreperson will work across departments to coordinate and support operational and maintenance needs.

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Recreation Programmer I

May 25, 2023

Reporting to the Manager of Community Programs the Recreation Programmer I performs duties related to the provision of recreational services to community members. The Recreation Programmer I will coordinate, promote and implement recreational programs and special events for a diverse variety of programs in sport, outdoor, social, arts and cultural areas.

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