Community Safety (Bylaw) Officer - Summer Bike Patrol

City of Langford

Community Safety (Bylaw) Officer – Summer Bike Patrol

Temporary, Full-Time Positions (2)
(up to 4.5 months – May 2019 to September 30, 2019)

Summary:
The City of Langford Community Safety and Municipal Enforcement Department is seeking two (2) self-starting individuals for this public safety and patrol position. Under the supervision of the Manager of the department, the Community Safety (Bylaw) Officer serves as a front line field contact with the public through the patrol and monitoring of City of Langford Public Places with a focus on providing public education as well as enforcement of City Bylaws where needed.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Regularly patrols Park sites, Trail network and other public spaces, working in all-weather conditions and in various terrains – most often on bicycle or on foot.
  • Professionally provides information related to the interpretation and application of the City of Langford Bylaws and enforces bylaws through education, notices, tickets and charges.
  • Collaborates with other regulatory and safety agencies such as the RCMP and Fire Rescue to assist in emergency situations, and performs traffic and crowd control as required.
  • Investigates complaints and incidents with a goal of resolving recurring offences.
  • Maintains notes and data, and prepares and delivers written and verbal reports.

Qualifications: 

  • Completed or enrolled in law and law enforcement based studies, such as JIBC Investigative Skills, Criminology Program Studies, Province of BC A/R/Cst Training, or RMO training.
  • Previous documented and related experience in successfully enforcing bylaws and regulations.
  • Superior communication (verbal and written) and customer service skills with ability to effectively deal with and resolve conflicts including those that may involve physical aggression of others.
  • Knowledge of and ability to use various computer word processing, programs and databases.
  • Physically fit and able to perform manual outdoor work in all types of weather conditions.
  • Must possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and OFA Level 1 First Aid certification.

The hourly rate set for this term position is $26.14 plus 13% in lieu of benefits. Hours of work (approximately 35 hours per week) will be set to meet operational needs – mostly nights and weekends.

Please submit your resume by noon, Tuesday, March 19, 2019 by email to employment@langford.ca (identify the position you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail) or to the attention of Human Resources, City of Langford, 2nd Floor, 877 Goldstream Avenue, Langford, BC V9B 2X8.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.


2nd Floor · 877 Goldstream Avenue · Langford, BC Canada · V9B 2X8
T · 250-478-7882 F · 250-478-7864


Organization: City of Langford
Location: Langford, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Community Services, Bylaw Enforcement
Posted: February 26, 2019, 12:36 pm
Expires: March 19, 2019, 12:00 pm

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