On-call Clerical
District of West Vancouver
Vancouver, BC
(Casual)

West Vancouver is an attractive community on the North Shore! It is home to some of the region’s best parks and recreation locations: Whytecliff Park, Lighthouse Park, Cypress Provincial Park and ski area, and Ambleside Beach. At the District of West Vancouver, we're looking for employees that have a passion for public service and strive to make a difference. Our team of dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that make West Vancouver a great place to live. Be part of our team!

The District of West Vancouver has an immediate opening for a Casual, On-Call Clerical position. We are actively in search of enthusiastic professionals that are resourceful, tech savvy, and possess excellent communication skills to assist our staff teams and community members.

The preferred candidate will have a flexible attitude and be able to commit to variable work placements . On-Call Clerical staff are required on an on-call, temporary basis to cover for illness or vacation and to assist with special projects and assignments. This position provides you with opportunities to work in a variety of fantastic environments and to gain valuable experiences to build your resume.

Responsibilities vary significantly based on assignment, and may include:

providing a broad range of administrative and clerical support including: drafting and processing correspondence, conducting basic research, and data entry;
scheduling and maintaining calendars using Microsoft Outlook;
providing a high level of customer service to internal and external contacts via email, over the phone, and in person;
preparing and maintaining various manual and computer based records, reports, purchase orders, invoices, receipts, forms and files;
creating, editing, and formatting documents;
operating office equipment and computer hardware & software programs; and,
other duties as required by the specific assignment.
The preferred candidate will possess; excellent MS Office skills, previous administrative experience, strong communication skills; written and verbal, keen attention to detail, quick learner abilities, exemplary time management and organizational skills, and comfort working independently or with a team.

The successful candidate has completed: a minimum of 2 years of administrative or clerical experience; proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) and the ability to keyboard at a minimum of 50 wpm. Some experience with processing/filing payroll records, para legal, notary or conveyancing, and executive assistant experience would be considered an asset.

The successful candidate will be required to supply an acceptable criminal record check and a copy of their credentials.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates.

Position Status:
Union (WVMEA) - Casual

Hours of Work:
Hours and days of work will vary

Rate of Pay:
Varies depending upon assignment

Closing Date:
Ongoing

To Apply:
Please choose the "Apply Now" button to apply.

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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If you have any questions please contact us at careers@westvancouver.ca

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