Land Agent

District of Saanich


 Land Agent

Regular Full Time Position

The District of Saanich is seeking an experienced Land Agent to investigate, value and negotiate real property for municipal acquisition, expropriation, sale, exchange, lease, rent or other purpose.  The Land Agent conducts land sales; coordinates land acquisition projects; negotiates easements and rights-of-way; analyzes a variety of land reports including appraisals, surveys, property condition assessments and feasibility studies; prepares internal property valuations; prepares reports and recommendations for senior officer; liaises with internal and external contacts; and negotiates lease and licence agreements.

The successful candidate will manage a variety of municipally-owned rental properties, coordinate the management of the Mt. Douglas and Mt. Tolmie communication facilities, and supervise and provide direction and technical assistance to the Lands Section Administrative Assistant.

Requirements include University degree in a related field; in-depth knowledge of and experience applying real property appraisal methodology; certification as an accredited appraiser or completion of a program of studies in appraisal methods will be considered an asset; six years of real estate related experience including three years of general property management experience, preferably including experience managing property in the field of telecommunications; must meet qualifications to be accepted as a “Commissioner for Taking Affidavits in British Columbia”; valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and a personal vehicle, available for work related use, as and when required.  Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $46.85 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at This is an open until filled competition. Applications will be considered starting on Friday, January 11, 2019 and on a weekly basis thereafter until the successful candidate is confirmed. Please apply quoting competition 268.18 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email  We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: District of Saanich
Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Real Estate
Posted: December 21, 2018, 3:22 pm
Expires: December 31, 2019, 11:45 pm

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