Clerk - Permits and Licenses - City of Coquitlam

City of Coquitlam

Clerk - Permits and Licenses

Regular Part Time 

One of BC’s Top Employers, the City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.

This is clerical work of some variety and moderate complexity involving processing license applications and/or permits. The work includes receiving, classifying and obtaining approval for business licenses or permits; calculating and collecting fees; providing factual information to the public; approving and issuing routine licenses and permits; and maintaining files and records related to the work. In addition, an incumbent may perform general typing and clerical duties. The work is performed with minimal supervision and some independence of judgment and action is exercised within defined limits. Unusual or complex problems are referred to a superior who reviews work performance in terms of conformance with established practices and procedures and effectiveness of services rendered.

Preferred candidates will have completed grade 12 and have supplemented this education with typing and commercial courses, plus sound related clerical experience; OR an equivalent combination of training and experience. Building or construction knowledge would be considered an asset. The daily hours of this position may vary as per operational need between 7:30am and 5:00pm.

The City offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. Applicants under consideration will be required to undergo a police security clearance evaluation.

Please apply online at www.coquitlam.ca/careers by 11:55 pm on January 18, 2021.

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Organization: City of Coquitlam
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Office Administration
Posted: January 6, 2021, 1:15 pm
Expires: January 18, 2021, 11:55 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset

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