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Careers and Employment Opportunities in Langley City

Langley City, a community of 29,000 people positioned in a rapidly growing area is strategically located in Metro Vancouver and has a vibrant community spirit and an inspiring vision of being “The Place To Be” now and in the future. Langley City has all the amenities of any urban centre in very close proximity: great shopping, 300 acres of parks, world-class educational institutions, and entertainment facilities. Easy access to the USA, the Pacific Ocean and the vast Coastal Mountain range makes Langley City an enviable place to live and work. The City has one of the most active industrial and service commercial land bases found in the Lower Mainland. 

NEW COMPETITIONS

Thank you for your interest in employment with Langley City and for searching our website for career and job opportunities. 

Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants, but only those under consideration will be contacted. 

The City has a COVID-19 vaccination policy that is currently suspended.  However, should the policy be reinstated, it will be a requirement for all current and future employees.

Resumes and applications will only be accepted by email: HR@langleycity.ca.  

When submitting your resume or application:

  • We are only hiring for the Competitions listed below.
  • Ensure the email subject line indicates your name and the Competition number of the job you are applying for.  
  • Ensure you submit copies of required certifications in order to be considered. 
  • If requested, ensure you submit a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5-year option if obtaining online) to be considered.
  • Only submit one application/resume per Competition.
  • Only those under consideration will be contacted. 
  • Documents must be submitted in Word or PDF format only. Do not send links to SkyDrive or zip drives; for security reasons they will not be opened.
Competitions - Please email HR@Langleycity.ca

Please visit our employment site often to search for job and career opportunities. 

Competition #24-11, Building Official I, II, or III - Plan Reviewer/Inspector, Regular Full-time

Langley City is positioned in a rapidly growing area strategically located in Metro Vancouver and has a vibrant community spirit and an inspiring vision of being “The Place To Be” now and in the future. Langley City has all the amenities of any urban centre in very close proximity: great shopping, over 346 acres of parkland, world-class educational institutions, and entertainment facilities. Skytrain has been approved to be extended to the City within the very near future.

The City is seeking an experienced Building Official (I, II, or III) – Plan Reviewer/Inspector to join the Development Services team. This position reviews, processes and issues building permits applications and inspects building permits in accordance with the B.C. Building Code. The Building Official – Plan Reviewer/Inspector also provides technical information and assistance to property owners, contractors, engineers, architects, and other municipal staff on matters related to the work. Considerable independence of judgement and action is exercised in the technical aspects of the work while unusual problems or policy matters are discussed with a superior.

RATE OF PAY:  Level I -   $36.32 - $38.48 per hour (2021 C.U.P.E. rates) 
                          Level II -  $42.15 - $44.77 per hour (2021 C.U.P.E. rates)
                          Level III - $43.54 - $46.30 per hour (2021 C.U.P.E. rates)

HOURS OF WORK:  35 hours per week (Monday to Friday) 

Our comprehensive benefits package is included.

The successful candidate will have thorough knowledge of the B.C. Building Code, related bylaws, acts, standards, and regulations related to the building trade. Completion of a Diploma in Building Technology from a recognized post-secondary institution, supplemented by related courses, plus considerable related field and municipal experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience is required. Applicants must possess a valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence and one of the following:

Level I – Registration as a Building Official and BOABC Level 1 Qualification.
Level II – Registration as a Building Official, BOABC Level 2 Qualification, and POABC Level 1 Qualification.
Level III - Registration as a Building Official, BOABC Level 3 Qualification, and POABC Level 1 Qualification.

Details of the position and its requirements can be found in the job descriptions

If you would like to join a team committed to building a vibrant, healthy, and safe community we invite you to apply. Please email your cover letter, resume, copies of all required certifications and a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5-year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date (please contact ICBC or the driving authority where you reside). This competition will remain open until the position is filled. Submit your application to the Human Resources Department, Langley City, hr@langleycity.ca using the following format in the subject line: LAST NAME First Name #24-11

Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

The City has a COVID-19 vaccination policy that is currently suspended. However, should the policy be reinstated, it will be a requirement for all current and future employees.
 

Competition #24-19, Recreation Workers 1 & 2 (up to 10), Casual

Langley City is positioned in a rapidly growing area strategically located in Metro Vancouver and has a vibrant community spirit and an inspiring vision of being “The Place To Be” now and in the future. Langley City has all the amenities of any urban centre in very close proximity: great shopping, over 346 acres of parkland, world-class educational institutions, and entertainment facilities. Skytrain has been approved to be extended to the City within the very near future.

Join the fun in Recreation! Langley City is currently recruiting Casual Recreation Workers for a variety of programs in the Recreation, Culture & Community Services Department. We are looking for enthusiastic recreation workers to support various recreation programs for all ages, such as cooking, dance, badminton, basketball, games room, soccer, arts, crafts, summer camps. Recreation Workers also perform duties such as set up and take down, public engagement and interaction, and supporting activities at Community Special Events. 

Applicants should have strong leadership, organizational, communication, and customer service skills. Experience in instructing, coaching, recreation, summer camps and completion of High Five training is an asset. Current Emergency First Aid certification is required. Details of the positions and their requirements can be found in the job description.  

RATES OF PAY:    
Recreation Worker 1:  $18.03 – $19.45 per hour (2021 C.U.P.E. rates) plus 12.5% in lieu of all benefits
Recreation Worker 2:  $19.67 – $21.34 per hour (2021 C.U.P.E. rates) plus 12.5% in lieu of all benefits

HOURS OF WORK:   
Up to 40 hours per week (depending on assignments) - Monday to Sunday; hours and days of work will vary including afternoons, evenings and weekends depending on programming and registration.

Applicants must fill out and submit this availability form with their application. Preference will be given to candidates who are available for evenings and weekends.

If you would like to join a team committed to building a vibrant, healthy, and safe community we invite you to apply. Please email your cover letter, resume, filled-out availability form, and a copy of your current and valid Emergency First Aid Certificate to the Langley City Human Resources Division, hr@langleycity.ca, using the following format in the subject line: LAST NAME First Name #24-19. This competition will remain open until filled.

Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

The City has a COVID-19 vaccination policy that is currently suspended. However, should the policy be reinstated, it will be a requirement for all current and future employees.
 

Competition #24-23, Firefighters, Regular Full-time

Langley City, a community of 29,000 people positioned in a rapidly growing area is strategically located in Metro Vancouver and has a vibrant community spirit and an inspiring vision of being “The Place To Be” now and in the future. Langley City has all the amenities of any urban centre in very close proximity: great shopping, 300 acres of parks, world-class educational institutions, and entertainment facilities. Easy access to the USA, the Pacific Ocean and the vast Coastal Mountain range makes Langley City an enviable place to live and work. The City has one of the most active industrial and service commercial land bases found in the Lower Mainland.  

Langley City is recruiting for regular full-time Firefighters; an opportunity to join a progressive and innovative fire department.

Applications must be emailed to hr@langleycity.ca with the subject line Firefighter Competition #24-23. All required documents outlined below must be in one attached document only. This one document must not exceed 20 MB and must be submitted in one of the following formats: Microsoft Word, Adobe PDF, JPG or TIFF (ZIP, EXE and compressed files will not be accepted). Applications that do not include every requested document, are submitted with more than one email attachment and/or don’t quote the competition number and position in the email subject line will not be considered. 

Required documents that must be included:

  • Firefighter Application Form.
  • Class 3 or 1 full-privilege driver’s license with air brake endorsement Personal Driving Record/ Abstract (select the 5-year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date of this competition. To obtain a copy of your Personal Driving Record/Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Photos of your driver’s license and/or a Driver Factor report will not be accepted. No more than 6 points and no current suspensions or prohibitions from driving. 
  • First Responder Level 3 or a valid BC Emergency Medical Assistants Licensing Board License in Emergency Medical (EMR) Responder or Paramedic Licence (BLS or ALS).
  • Firefighter Fitness Testing certificate that is valid within one year of this posting close date or be willing to complete and submit by no later than June 21, 2024.

NFPA 1001 Level 2 Certification is considered an asset. Full details of the position, requirements and how to apply can be found in these links: Job Description, Career Firefighters Application Manual, and Application Form.  
 
Applicants are strongly encouraged to consult and follow the Career Firefighters Application Manual during the application and recruitment process. 

Hours of work are an average of 42 hours per week, Monday to Sunday. Starting rate of pay is $33.18 per hour (IAFF 2021 rates). Our comprehensive benefits package is included. 

Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. May 21, 2024

Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants. Only those selected will be contacted.

The City has a Covid 19 vaccination policy that is currently suspended. However, should the policy be reinstated, it will be a requirement for all current and future employees.

CLOSED AND OPEN UNTIL FILLED COMPETITIONS STATUS

Thank you for the submission of your resume or application. The following Competitions (listed below) are now either closed and we are no longer accepting applications or the competition is open until filled. We will update the status of the competition  you applied for (when possible) so that you know where the competition is in the process. 

Competition Status

Screening: Posting has closed. Applications are being reviewed for short-listing.
Interviewing: Short-listed candidates have been contacted for an interview.
Filled: The competition has been closed and the position has been filled.
On-Hold: For a variety of reasons, recruitment has been suspended.
Cancelled: Cancelled.

 

POSITION COMPETITION # STATUS
Engineering Worker, Labourer - Construction, Temporary Full-Time 23-56 Filled
Engineering Worker Labourer, - Boulevard Maintenance - Temporary Full-time 23-57 Cancelled
Lifeguard/Instructors (up to 25), Casual 24-04 Interviewing
Shift Supervisors (up to 5), Casual 24-05 Screening
Aquatic Fitness Instructors (up to 2), Casual 24-06 Filled
Clerk Typist 3 - Recreation (up to 4), Casual 24-07 Filled
Maintenance Chargehand - Regular Full-time (Internal) 24-09  Filled
Development Engineering Team Lead, Regular Full-time 24-10 Cancelled
Recreation Workers 1 & 2 (up to 10), Casual 24-12 Filled
Environmental Sustainability Coordinator, Regular Full-time 24-13 Interviewing
Senior Leader (Summer Day Camp), Casual 24-14 Interviewing
Junior Leaders (Summer Day Camp), Casual (up to 4) 24-15 Interviewing
Parks Workers (up to 4), Temporary Full-time 24-16 Filled
Administrative Clerk - Fire, Regular Full-time 24-20 Screening
Planning Assistant 2, Regular Full-time 24-21 Screening
Clerk Typist 3 (Recreation), Regular Part-time (Internal) 24-22 Screening