Clerk – Operations (Solid Waste)

District of North Vancouver

Clerk – Operations (Solid Waste)


Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District’s award-winning vision to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, the District offers exciting professional development opportunities and an excellent total compensation package. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, we are looking to fill this position. Come work for one of BC’s Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!

The Solid Waste department is looking for an auxiliary Solid Waste Clerk to join their te30 This is clerical and word processing work of moderate complexity that requires the ability to exercise some independent judgement. The work involves the processing of service and work requests; preparing documents, spreadsheets and correspondence and maintaining tracking procedures; reconciling invoice statements; responding to calls and letters regarding Solid Waste queries and complaints; updating website with current information for Solid Waste department.  You will provide general customer service and clerical support to the department.

The successful applicant will have:
  • A sound knowledge of practices and procedures used in operation of computerized systems and equipment for managing departmental operations;
  • The ability to perform accurate mathematical calculations and be proficient with Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook and other software applications. Preference given to those with experience in JDE Enterprise One system; 
  • An excellent command of business English, spelling, and punctuation as well as excellent attention to detail;
  • Ability to independently compose routine correspondence, reports and related material, plus proficiency in typing and a sound knowledge of office procedures;
  • Exceptional customer service dealing with and speaking to customers/residents; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external contacts, handle enquiries, provide information and resolve routine complaints.

Completion of Grade 12 supplemented by related courses plus sound related clerical experience, preferably in a municipal environment, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License is required.

The pay range for this unionized position is $25.31 to $29.74 per hour (2019 rates), plus 12% in lieu of benefits. If you have what we’re looking for and thrive working in a fast paced environment with a group of enthusiastic and dedicated people, we want to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter and resume at to be considered for this competition. This position will remain open until filled.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: District of North Vancouver
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Office Administration, Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted: July 11, 2019, 9:39 am
Expires: August 12, 2019, 4:00 pm

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