BC Local Government Job Posting Service

The Corporation of the City of North Vancouver

Payroll Specialist

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 Resilient City, a Vibrant City, a Connected City and a Prosperous City.
The City of North Vancouver is looking for a temporary full-time Payroll Specialist to join their team for approximately eighteen (18) months.
In this position you will work within the Payroll team, providing assistance in the management of the City’s payroll system, including identifying, analyzing and correcting time and pay related issues. You will also recommend solutions and business process improvements, participating in the testing of system functionalities, verifying accuracy of payroll results in accordance with bargaining rules, and reconciling and processing third party remittances.
You will have strong analytical skills and a keen interest in payroll systems. You will have thorough independent judgement and action in planning and organizing the work to meet deadline requirements and resolving operational problems of a technical nature. Considerable knowledge of the regulations, laws, rules and agreement provisions applicable to payroll operations, including employee benefits and entitlements. Completion of Grade 12 including or supplemented by the completion of the Payroll Compliance Professional (PCP) and intermediate level accounting courses, plus considerable related experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
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.

$37.63 to $44.30 per hour
(Pay Grade 22 – January 2023 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 Monday, December 4, 2023.
Thank you for your interest in the City of North Vancouver.
Posting #: 2023-0187 

We respectfully acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional and unceded territories of the Sḵwx̱ wú7mesh (Squamish) and Səl̓ ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. The City of North Vancouver is committed to Reconciliation with these Nations, who have lived on these lands since time immemorial. 

Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: November 20, 2023, 4:25 pm
Expires: December 4, 2023, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $37.63 to $44.30 Hour