Looking for your next role? The City of Vancouver has tons of open jobs with “competitive base pay” across its departments, and now’s a great time to apply. So whether you’re looking for your next temporary or seasonal role, or something more permanent, it’s worth looking into what’s available!

Parks, Recreation, and Culture

According to the department page, Parks & Recreation employees connect residents to green spaces across the city, with jobs at parks, golf courses, community centres, playing fields, destination beaches, and gardens.

Open roles currently include Utility Maintenance Worker II (Arenas) (29.20 to $34.04 per hour) Program Assistant II ($25.93 to $$30.41 per hour), and Lifeguard I ($30.81 per hour).

Want to become a lifeguard instead? You don’t need experience to get started! Those interested can become licensed through the City and earn $30+ an hour.

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Engineering Services

The City’s Engineering Services division has a ton of open positions right now, ranging from Apprentice – Electrical (Traffic & Electrical Operations) ($18.39 to $39.43 per hour) to Planning Assistant III ($37.20 to $43.78 per hour) to Parking Enforcement Customer Service Representative ($31.66 to37.20 per hour)

According to the City, its Engineering Services department is responsible for “infrastructure essential to the quality of life for residents and businesses,” which includes everything from sewage and drainage to public spaces, transportation, and water distribution.

Other divisions hiring

Finally, there are a couple of admin jobs and open positions at the Vancouver Public Library, Fire Rescue Services, and Real Estate Management. Plus, it’s always worth checking out the City’s main job board for future postings!

Benefits for all City employees include complete healthcare coverage, cheaper Translink passes, an Earned Days Off (EDO) program, access to fitness & wellness workshops, and free counselling services.

That’s a wrap on some City of Vancouver jobs to look into right now. Happy applying!