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Careers and Employment Opportunities in Langley City

Langley City, a community of 27,000 people positioned in a rapidly growing area, is widely known as an award-winning city.  Strategically located in Metro Vancouver, it has a vibrant community spirit and an inspiring vision of being "The Place To Be" now and in the future.

NEW COMPETITIONS

Thank you for your interest in employment with Langley City and for searching our website for job opportunities and career opportunities.  Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  

External applicants are advised that it is a condition of employment with the City that a successful candidate provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Successful candidates may only be exempted from this requirement if they request and are approved for an accommodation based on a reason related to a protected ground under the Human Rights Code.

When applying for a Competition, please send your resume or application to Langley City Human Resources email at: HR@Langleycity.ca.

Please note: Applications must be sent to the email address above in order to be considered. 

When submitting your resume or your applications:

  • We are only hiring for the Competitions listed below.
  • At this time we are only accepting resumes and applications digitally or via Canada Post.
  • Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 
  • If you do not have a cover letter and resume you may print the following Employment Application for submission (please do not submit both a resume and an application).   
  • Do not send links to  SkyDrive or zip drives, for security reasons they will not be opened.
  • The email subject line should indicate the Competition number and name of the opportunity you are applying for.  
  • Please only submit one application/resume per Competition.
Competitions - At this time we will not be accepting paper resume's or applications unless they are mailed in.

Please visit our employment site often to search for job and career opportunities. 

Competition #21-35, RFT, Building Official II - Plan Reviewer/Inspector (one position from #21-35 and #21-36)

JOB POSTING
Building Official II – Plan Reviewer/ Inspector
Regular Full-Time
Development Services Department
Competition #21-35
(one position total from #21-35 and #21-36)

Langley City is experiencing great growth with exciting projects on the horizon including the arrival of the Skytrain and a new OCP. Future projects will involve various levels of complexity and design.

Applications are invited for the Regular Full-Time position of Building Official II – Plan Reviewer/Inspector to join the Development Services team. This position reviews, processes and issues building permits applications and inspects building permits in accordance with Part 9 of the B.C. Building Code. The Building Official II – Plan Reviewer/Inspector also provides technical information and assistance to property owners, contractors, engineers, architects and other municipal staff on matters related to the work. Considerable independence of judgement and action is exercised in the technical aspects of the work while unusual problems or policy matters are discussed with a superior.

RATE OF PAY:           Pay Grade 28:  $40.51 - $43.03 (2019 C.U.P.E. Rates)   

HOURS OF WORK:   35 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Our comprehensive benefits package is included. 

The successful candidate will have thorough knowledge of Part 9 of the B.C. Building Code, related bylaws, acts, standards and regulations related to the building trade. Completion of a Diploma in Building Technology from a recognized post-secondary institution, supplemented by related courses, plus considerable related field and municipal experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience is required. Building Officials Association of B.C. (BOABC) Level II Qualification, Registration as a Building Official and a valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s License are also requirements of the position. Details of the position and its requirements can be found in the job description.

The City of Langley is accepting applications until the position is filled.  Please submit a resume and covering letter or the application form located on our Employment page, copies of all required certifications and a copy of your current driving record to:    

Human Resources Division
The City of Langley
20399 Douglas Crescent
Langley, B. C.  V3A 4B3
e-mail:  hr@langleycity.ca 
Fax:  (604) 514-0225

Please note we require a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5 year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date. To obtain a copy of your Personal Driving Record, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. 

The City of Langley appreciates the interest of all applicants.  Only those selected for interview will be contacted.  

Competition #21-36, RFT, Building Official I - Plan Reviewer/Inspector (one position from #21-35 and #21-36)

JOB POSTING
Building Official I – Plan Reviewer/ Inspector
Regular Full-Time
Development Services Department
Competition #21-36
(one position total from #21-35 and #21-36)

Langley City, a community of 27,000 people positioned in a rapidly growing area, is widely known as an award-winning city. Strategically located in Metro Vancouver, it has a vibrant community spirit and an inspiring vision of being “The Place To Be” now and in the future. Langley City has all the amenities of any urban centre in very close proximity: great shopping, 300 acres of parks, world-class educational institutions, and entertainment facilities. 

Langley City is experiencing great growth with exciting projects on the horizon including the arrival of the Skytrain and a new OCP. Future projects will involve various levels of complexity and design.

Applications are invited for a Regular Full-Time position of Building Official I – Plan Reviewer/Inspector to join the Development Services team. This position examines and checks plans and permit applications relating to one and two family dwellings for compliance with the B.C. Building Code and applicable bylaws and City regulations, provides customer service on a wide range of topics in the construction and development industry and coordinates the processing of building permit applications through City departments. The Building Official I – Plan Reviewer/Inspector assists an Inspector on project sites as required and carries out field inspections when time permits.

RATE OF PAY:           Pay Grade 23:  $34.91 - $36.99 (2019 C.U.P.E. Rates)   

HOURS OF WORK:   35 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Our comprehensive benefits package is included. 

The successful candidate will have outstanding customer service skills and considerable knowledge of the applicable sections of the B.C. Building Code and applicable bylaws, acts, standards, regulations and related departmental policies and procedures. Completion of Grade 12 supplemented by a Certificate in Building Technology from a recognized post-secondary institution, plus some related experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience is required. Building Officials Association of B.C. (BOABC) Level I Qualification, Registration as a Building Official and a valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s License are also requirements of the position. Details of the position and its requirements can be found in the job description.

The City of Langley is accepting applications until the position is filled.  Please submit a resume and covering letter or the application form located on our Employment page, copies of all required certifications and a copy of your current Driving Record to:    

Human Resources Division
The City of Langley
20399 Douglas Crescent
Langley, B. C.  V3A 4B3
e-mail:  hr@langleycity.ca 
Fax:  (604) 514-0225

Please note we require a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5 year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date. To obtain a copy of your Personal Driving Record, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. 

The City of Langley appreciates the interest of all applicants.  Only those selected for interview will be contacted.  

 

Competition #21-37, Casual, Building Service Worker (up to 3 assignments)

JOB OPPORTUNITY BULLETIN
Building Service Worker
Casual - up to 3 assignments
Recreation, Culture and Community Services Department
Competition #21-37

Applications are invited for Casual Building Service Worker assignments in the Recreation, Culture and Community Services Department providing coverage for vacation, illness and other absences. The successful candidate will be responsible for janitorial duties, small repairs, and maintaining various City Facilities.

RATE OF PAY: Pay Grade 15: $28.53 - $29.85 per hour (2019 C.U.P.E. Rates)

HOURS OF WORK: Up to 35 hours per week (depending on assignments)

(Monday to Sunday including days afternoons, evenings, and weekends)

Casual employees are paid 12.5% of their regular earnings in lieu of all paid benefits.

A Building Service Worker Certificate from a recognized institution and at least 2 years related experience is desired. A valid Emergency First Aid Certificate and valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence are required. Details of the position and its requirements can be found in the job description.

It is the responsibility of each interested applicant to ensure that his or her application is submitted to the Human Resources Division before the deadline of 4:30 p. m. on Friday, December 17, 2021. Please submit a resume and covering letter or the application form located on our Employment page, a copy of your current driving record and copies of all required certification to:

Human Resources Division

Langley City
20399 Douglas Crescent
Langley, B. C. V3A 4B3
E-mail: hr@langleycity.ca
Fax: (604) 514-0225

Please note we require a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5 year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date. To obtain a copy of your Personal Driving Record, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside.

External applicants are advised that it is a condition of employment with the City of Langley that a successful candidate provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (note: proof is not required as part of the application process, however, will be required upon consideration for employment). Successful candidates may only be exempted from this requirement if they request and are approved for an accommodation based on a reason related to a protected ground under the Human Rights Code.

The City of Langley appreciates the interest of all applicants. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

CLOSED COMPETITIONS (no longer accepting applications)

Thank you for the submission of your resume or application. The following Competitions (listed below) are now closed and we are no longer accepting resumes or applications. We will update the status of the competition you applied for so that you know if the competition is in the screening process, interview process or if the opportunity has been filled.   

Status - Closed Competitions

Screening: Posting has closed. Applications are being reviewed for short-listing.

Interviewing: Short-listed candidates have been contacted for an interview.

Filled: The competition has been closed and the position has been filled.

On-Hold: For a variety of reasons, recruitment has been suspended.

Cancelled: Cancelled.

 

POSITION COMPETITION # STATUS
Supervisor - Plan Review, Regular Full-time #21-21 Filled
Parking Enforcement Officer, Regular Full-time #21-25 Filled
Clerk Typist 4-Engineering, Clerk-Permits &Licenses, Clerk Typist 3, Casual #21-27 Interviewing
Building Service Worker, Regular Part-time #21-28 Filled
Superintendent, Engineering Operations, Regular Full-time #21-29 Interviewing
Engineering Technologist, Regular Full-time #21-31 Screening
Clerk Typist 3 (Recreation), Regular Full-time #21-32 Cancelled
Captain, Regular Full-time #21-33 Screening
Building Maintenance Supervisor #21-34 Interviewing