District of Mission Organizational Chart
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|Chief Administrative Officer||Ken Bjorgaard||604-820-3704|
|Deputy Chief Administrative Officer||Paul Gipps||604-820-3706|
|Deputy Director of Corporate Administration||Kelly Ridley||604-820-3705|
|Manager of Human Resources||Kathryn Bekkering||604-820-3707|
|Manager of Information Systems||Chris Knowles||604-820-3741|
The Corporate Administration Department is responsible for overseeing the District’s overall operation in accordance with the policies and procedures adopted by the Municipal Council. The Department is also responsible for fulfilling the statutory corporate administration responsibilities and duties required by the Community Charter Act… more
The Personnel function also forms a substantial part of the responsibilities of this Department. These responsibilities include staff recruitment at all levels, development and management of the corporate training and employee development program, managing all labour relations functions. Click the following link for employment opportunities.
The Information Services Department coordinates and follows through on the short and long term strategic planning and acquisition of corporate computer equipment, services, and telecommunications equipment and services. This ensures the effective operation of the District’s information services infrastructure and supports the various applications/processes of the municipality and its interaction with the citizens of Mission.
Building / Planning / Inspection Services / Licensing / Bylaw Enforcement
|Director of Development Services
|Deputy Director of Development Services
|Director of Long Range Planning & Special Projects||Sharon Fletcher||604-820-3730|
The Development Services Department represents the municipality on a wide range of issues relating to planning and land use development, as well as the administration and enforcement various regulatory bylaws of the municipality.
Planning Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3748
Building Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3726 (Inspection Services, Bylaws, Licensing)
|Economic Development Officer||Stacey Crawford||604-820-3789|
The District of Mission Economic Development function’s key responsibility is to work with the Economic Development Committee to implement the District of Mission Economic Strategy. The department’s primary focus is to pursue industrial, commercial and tourism sectors to encourage business investment and expansion initiatives in the District of Mission.
General Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3736 • Fax: 604-826-7951
|Director of Engineering and Public Works||Rick Bomhof||604-820-3739|
|Municipal Design & Asset Manager||Hirod Gill||604-820-3713|
The Engineering functions include the evaluation of the capacity and condition of municipal roads, water, sewer and drainage systems. Engineering also administers the Waste Management Program which involves the provision of services for the collection and disposal of solid wastes in the District.
General Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3717 • Fax: 604-826-1363
|Manager of Finance||Kris Boland||604-820-3721|
|Deputy Treasurer/Collector||Kerri Onken||604-820-3720|
|Manager of Purchasing & Stores||Vacant||604-820-3756|
The Finance Department is responsible for overall financial administration. It provides visionary stewardship over the District’s financial resources and supports other Departments in the provision of quality services to the citizens of Mission.
General Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3793 • Emergencies: 9-1-1 • Fax: 604-820-8624
|Fire Chief||Ian Fitzpatrick||604-820-5390|
|Assistant Fire Chief, Training & Fire Prevention||Larry Watkinson||604-820-5396|
The Mission Fire/Rescue Services provides fire and rescue services to the residents of the District of Mission from three facilities.
General Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3762 • Fax: 604-826-8633
|Director of Forest Management||Kim Allan||604-820-3764|
|Forestry Manager||Bob O’Neal||604-820-3763|
The Forestry Department manages Mission Tree Farm Licence #26, also know as the Mission Municipal Forest. The forest area is approximately 10,000 hectares of which about 12% is municipally owned and 88% is provincial crown land. Major forestry programs include harvesting, tree planting, cone and seed collection, plantation brushing, tree spacing, tree pruning, road construction, forest fire prevention, trail building, etc.
General Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-5350 • Fax: 604-826-4396
|Director of Parks, Recreation & Culture||Maureen Sinclair||604-820-5355|
|Deputy Director of Parks, Recreation & Culture||Stephanie Key||604-820-5357|
|Manager of Parks & Facilities||Kerry Bysouth||604-820-5356|
|Manager of Social Development||Kirsten Hargreaves||604-820-3752|
The Parks, Recreation & Culture Department is responsible for promoting and encouraging leisure opportunities and providing affordable recreational services and facilities to promote the general health and well being of Mission residents.
For more information on Social Development in Mission, click the following link: Social Development.
General Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3761 • Fax: 604-826-8633
|Operations Manager||Matt Dunham||604-820-3765|
|Assistant Operations Manager||Rick Grant||604-820-3766|
Public Works is responsible for the operations and maintenance of the municipal roads network, the drainage systems within the municipality, the water utility, the sanitary sewer utility, the municipal equipment fleet, the radio communications system, and the municipal gravel pit operations.
Phone: 604-820-3754 • Fax: 604-820-3329
Mission Restorative Resolutions is a community based service intended to assist individuals in repairing incidents of harm and resolving conflict, through voluntary faciliated restorative processes. Trained volunteer facilitators bring together the affected parties to facilitate accountability, healing and closure, to improve the well-being of those involved.
Phone: 604-826-7161 • Emergencies: 9-1-1 • Fax: 604-820-3548
|Staff Sergeant||Konrad Golbeck||604-826-7161|
|Manager of RCMP Administration||Margaret Laue||604-826-7161|
Police services in the District of Mission are provided by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Apart from police calls, the 9-1-1 service also dispatches fire calls and ambulance service for the Mission area.