BC Local Government Job Posting Service

The Corporation of the City of North Vancouver

Clerk III

Temporary Full-time

The City of North Vancouver is the urban core of the beautiful North Shore and has a long-term vision to be “The Healthiest Small City in the World”, with five key priorities to be a City for People, a Liveable City, a Vibrant City, a Connected City and a Prosperous City.
The Economic Development Division in the Community and Partner Engagement department is looking for a temporary full time Clerk III to join their Business Licensing team until approximately October 2023.
This role in the Business Licensing team provides an opportunity to work directly with our business community and provide an efficient, customer-service oriented approach to providing critical business services. You will primarily be responsible for screening new license applications for zoning designations, engaging with business owners to provide information and advice on processes and solutions related to the issuance and renewal of business licenses, as well as assisting in obtaining missing or unclear commercial information. You will also contact business owners to collect unpaid licenses, explain rules, regulations and general policy and determine claims, deductions, adjustments, complaints and related items and problems. You will also work to resolve issues with escalated inquiries if web-based services are not sufficient.
You will have completed courses in a related discipline, with considerable related work experience.  Strong administrative and organizational skills are required, as well as the ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines. Thorough knowledge of related bylaws, acts, and regulations would be an asset. You will have strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook), keyboarding skills at a minimum net speed of 40 wpm as well as excellent communication and customer service skills.
For temporary full-time positions of eight (8) months or longer, a City employee who is successful on the posting will have the right to revert to their former position.
Shortlisted candidates may be required to complete standardized tests or exercises to demonstrate their applicable skills and knowledge.
$28.56 to $33.56 per hour
(Pay Grade 17 – January 2021 rates)
Hours of Work:
The City of North Vancouver currently works on a compressed work schedule of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, with one scheduled day off (Monday or Friday) approximately each three-week scheduling cycle.
If you are passionate about making the City of North Vancouver an even greater place to live, work and play, apply on-line through the Career Portal at by Thursday, September 29, 2022.
Thank you for your interest in the City of North Vancouver.
Posting: 2022-0177       

Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Office Administration
Posted: September 22, 2022, 3:00 pm
Expires: September 29, 2022, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $28.56 to $33.56 Hour