Accounting Clerk 1 - City of Delta

One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Accounting Clerk 1

Are you an organized, multi-tasking team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys helping others? In this position, you will be part of a professional team that processes a variety of property tax, utility, municipal tickets and accounts receivable transactions. Duties include performing moderately complex accounting functions and involve reconciling accounts, verifying tax and utility bills, preparing journal entries, processing payments and serving members of the public. The work is performed within established policies and procedures and requires a high degree of accuracy and effective communications with internal and external contacts. We are looking for someone who is adept at offering great customer service both in person and over the phone.
Required Training and Experience:
High school graduation supplemented by completion of 2nd year level accounting courses leading to a recognized accounting program plus a minimum of two years related experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Preference will be given to applicants with Tempest and PeopleSoft knowledge and experience in municipal property tax and customer service.
The City of Delta provides a competitive salary of $29.13 - $34.23/hour and an excellent benefits package including Municipal Pension Plan as well as an earned-days-off system. Interested applicants are requested to apply online at, to competition #22-122 EX by July 3, 2022.
Protecting the health and safety of our community and employees remains our number one priority. The City of Delta is committed to taking every precaution reasonable in the circumstances to protect the health and safety of workers from the hazard of COVID-19. The City has implemented a mandatory vaccination policy for all employees.
All new employees with the City of Delta are required to provide proof of vaccination from COVID-19, as a condition of employment. The City of Delta will evaluate and accommodate employees who are unable to be vaccinated against COVID-19 either through medical or human rights exemptions.
We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application.
Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

Organization: City of Delta
Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: June 13, 2022, 4:06 pm
Expires: July 3, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
Rate: $29.13 to $34.23 Hour

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