About the BC Public Service

BC Public Service – Where Ideas Work The BC Public Service has approximately 26,000 employees in more than 200 different roles in every geographical region of the province. We are one of British Columbia’s and Canada’s Top Employers and provide a progressive, professional work environment balanced with a lifestyle that encompasses and endorses diversity, health and career growth.


The BC Public Service recognizes unique styles, perspectives, beliefs and creativity. We are committed to employment equity and inclusiveness in the workplace and welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, individuals with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


We strive to celebrate individuals for their unique talents, provide unlimited potential for each employee to feel valued and respected, and to pursue and advance diversity in the BC Public Service workforce.

The BC Public Service is the largest employer in the province with over 26,000 employees and more than 200 distinct fields of occupation. Employees work in all geographic regions in a diversity of ministries and agencies.

In this section of the website, find information about corporate priorities like LeanBC, Where Ideas Work (our corporate plan), and more.