Community Liaison (Bylaw) Officer – City of Langford

Would you like to be part of a dynamic, fast paced, award winning local government organization? A team that prides itself on providing cost effective local government services for local residents? Do you have the right attitude, qualifications and superior people skills for the job? If so, the City of Langford has an immediate opening for a permanent full-time Community Liaison (Bylaw) Officer.

Reporting to the Manager, Community Safety and Municipal Enforcement, the Community Liaison (Bylaw) Officer provides outreach, education and effective customer service to all community members. The work includes connecting and liaising with residents, visitors and the local business community with a focus on public relations or the use of dispute resolution strategies and mediation where appropriate before considering referral of matters to other levels of law enforcement and public safety organizations. The Community Liaison (Bylaw) Officer represents the City as an ambassador at events in Langford, and conducts other duties, as required.

Your education includes completion of grade 12, supplemented by post-secondary training in criminology, Bylaw Enforcement or police training. You will have the demonstrated ability to proactively liaise with the public with diplomacy and tact, including at least 3 years’ experience with enforcement of municipal bylaws and regulations. Importantly, you will have excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to understand and convey complex information in a clear and concise manner.

Please note that you must be able to obtain an RCMP security clearance within 6 months of employment.

Further, and in order to be considered for this position, candidates will have a BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must provide a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date (below) with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside.

For a full list of required and preferred knowledge, skills and requirements, please refer to the job description available on the City of Langford website.

Salary range for this full time position is $29.44 – $32.17 per hour plus an excellent benefits plan. The days of work will typically be Wednesday to Sunday between the hours of 11:00am – 9:00pm (35 hour/week), with a modified work week.

Please submit your cover letter and resume by noon on Friday, August 18th, 2017 to the City of Langford, Human Resources Department, 2nd Floor, 877 Goldstream Avenue, Victoria, BC, V9B 2X8 or e-mail at: employment@cityoflangford.ca (identify the position you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail.)

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

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