“While our focus is on meeting the needs of our City, our success is driven by our dedicated people.”
Our team provides urban and community planning and development services, recreation, and essential services, including utilities (water, wastewater and sewer), solid waste, roads, and parks. We maintain public infrastructure and provide emergency services through the Fire Service, Emergency Management and provide support for the RCMP and community policing. As well, we ensure regulations and statutory reporting requirements and that the organization runs in a way that provides value to our employees and the community.
Work With Us
At the City of Merritt, you’ll join a team of caring coworkers and innovative roll-up-your-sleevers who are passionate about public service and determined to make a difference. Whether we’re delivering essential services, running community recreation programs, or more, our team takes pride in helping Merritt to be an attractive, sustainable, healthy and safe small city. We work together to build a respectful and inclusive workplace that reflects our values and the community we serve:
Respect | Collaboration | Integrity | Service | Stewardship
The City of Merritt is the municipal government of Merritt, British Columbia, Canada. Merritt is a small, caring, resilient city in the stunning Nicola Valley, surrounded by a spectacular sprawling rugged landscape at the hub of the Coquihalla highway mountain pass. Living in Merritt, you’ll find short commutes, big city amenities and an abundance of outdoor and indoor recreation and leisure amenities for all ages and preferences.