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How to apply for a job with us

To apply or view postings, login to E-recruit

Access our Quick Tips reference document for information on using the recruitment system.

To assist you with our process:

Apply before the closing date. Late applications are not accepted via e-mail.

  • You must be legally entitled to work in Canada to be considered for employment.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest. Only those short-listed will be contacted. We try to contact short-listed applicants within 3-4 weeks of the competition closing date.

Helpful Hints

Resumes & Other Documents

  • Keep your resume to one or two pages.
  • Ensure your contact information is up-to-date and accurate.
  • List your recent jobs first and include employment dates.
  • Be concise, specific and accurate.
  • Include a cover letter highlighting any relevant work experience.
  • If a Driver's Abstract is required, it must be no older than 30 days (these can be obtained free of charge from ICBC).
  • If you do not possess a Driver's Licence you will have an opportunity to provide this information as part of your application.
  • Provide copies of any relevant certifications.


  • Be 15 minutes early - investigate parking the day before.
  • Allow sufficient time for the interview.
  • Make a list of your three most recent supervisory references and bring them with you.
  • Be appropriately dressed. Don't use fragrances - the City is a scent-aware workplace.
  • Candidates will be able to ask questions at the end of the interview.

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