The dedication of many years of work by the Regional District of Central Kootenay staff were recognized with the presentation of long term service awards last week at the inaugural meeting.
On December 11, it was the first official act for new board chair Karen Hamling and vice-chair Lawrence Chernoff to present the awards to research analyst Randy Matheson for 35 years of service.
Al Ambrosio was awarded for his 25 years with maintenance of the Castlegar & District Community Complex. General manger of community services Joseph Chirico was recognized for 20 years of work.
Photo: Joseph Chirico (right), general manager of community services, received his award for 20 years of service from RDCK board chair Karen Hamling (centre) and vice-chair Lawrence Chernoff (left).
2014 LONG TERM SERVICE AWARDS
Randy Matheson- Research Analyst-Administration-35 years
Joseph Chirico-General Manager of Community Services-Community Services-20 years
Raymond Duncan Driver Supervisor-Environmental Services-15 years
David Oosthuizen-Manager of IT-Information Technology-10 years
Noreen Clayton-Emergency Coordinator-Emergency Services- 10 years
Randy Fediuk-Manager of Creston Recreation Complex-Community Services-5 years
Michael Morrison-Manager of Resource Recovery-Environmental Services-5 years
Amy Wilson-Environmental Technologist-Environmental Services-5 years
Uli Wolf-General Manager of Environmental Services-Environmental Services-5 years
Angela Lund-Legislative and Committee Clerk-Administration-5 years
HONOURABLE MENTIONS (unable to attend presentation)
Al Ambrosio-Castlegar & District Community Complex-Maintenance-25 years
Cam McIntosh-Castlegar & District Community Complex-Maintenance-15 years
Murray Bennett-Castlegar & District Community Complex-Maintenance-10 years
Jody Vousden-Nelson & District Community Complex-Fitness Programmer-5 years