Senior Human Resources Advisor

District of West Vancouver

Senior Human Resources Advisor

(Permanent Full-Time)

The District of West Vancouver (the District) is one of three municipalities that make up the North Shore, and is a member of Metro Vancouver, the governing body of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. The District of West Vancouver is committed to governing under fiscal best practices, to the highest ethical standards, with a commitment to transparency, and with the goal of including as many citizens as possible in Council meetings, community consultations and the democratic process.

Reporting to the Manager of Human Resources, the Senior Human Resources Advisor provides consultation and advice to managers and staff on a wide range of human resource programs, processes, initiatives and labour relations matters, to ensure practices are consistent and comply with legislation, collective agreements, administrative regulations, policies and procedures. The Senior Human Resources Advisor is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with employees, managers, bargaining agents, and external contacts; interacting in a manner that builds trust, credibility, and rapport.

The ideal candidate has: completed a degree in Human Resources or a related field; experience in all functional areas of HR in a unionized environment; a record of accomplishments which demonstrates effective teamwork, collaborative problem solving and excellent customer service; a high energy level; an appetite for progressive change and continuous learning; strong organizational and time management skills; success in building and maintaining strong working relationships; and exceptional facilitation, negotiation, and communication skills. A CPHR designation would be considered an asset.

The successful candidate is required to supply a criminal record check and a copy of their credentials. A personal vehicle and a valid BC Driver’s License are required.

Should you be interested in learning more about this unique opportunity with the District of West Vancouver, please contact Clear Talent at 604-998-4032 or forward your resume, a letter of introduction and the names and contact information for three references, in confidence, to All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. We will respond to all who express interest.

Position Status:
Exempt – Permanent Full-Time

Hours of Work:
35 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)

Closing Date:
Posted until filled

To Apply:
Contact Clear Talent at 604-998-4032 or forward your resume, a letter of introduction and the names and contact information for three references, in confidence, to

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: District of West Vancouver

Location: West Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Human Resources
Posted: November 14, 2019, 1:41 pm
Expires: December 31, 2019, 11:59 pm

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