Career FAQs

Where does the City post its jobs?
Visit our Career Portal for a complete listing of all positions currently available with the City.

How do I apply for a job with the City?
Review a list of available positions on our Career Portal. Apply directly to any of the available positions on the list or submit a general resume for possible future consideration.

Can I be notified about new job opportunities?
Our applicant tracking system offers the opportunity for you to create a personal Job Agent which will notify you by email when new employment opportunities arise in your selected field(s) of interest.

What can I do if I'm interested in a specific position or City department but no jobs are currently posted?
Submit a general resume by visiting our Career Portal.

  1. If you have not previously registered or created your personal profile on-line, click on the link "Register Now". Enter your email address, create a password and submit your resume. Follow the instructions on-line to create your personal profile. The password will allow you to login at any time to update your personal profile information. Your information will be retained on file for possible consideration for future postings. Should your qualifications match the requirements of a posted position, you may be contacted to determine if you are interested.
  1. If you have previously registered, created your personal profile and submitted your resume to the City, either to a posted position or a general resume, your information is retained on file for possible future consideration.

Applicants are also encouraged to sign up for Job Agent, which will notify you by email when new employment opportunities arise in your selected field(s) of interest.

How do I check the status of a position?
The status of a position may be viewed on our Career Portal (click on View/Apply to Jobs).

If you have applied for a position, you will be notified via email should you be selected to move to the next stage in the recruitment process. If your application is not advanced to the next stage in the recruitment process, you will also be notified by email. Notifications will be sent to the email address you entered when registering on-line. Please check your emails regularly to ensure you receive communications regarding the competition. Please keep your personal profile information up to date, including your email address, on our Career Portal.

Can I email or fax in my application?
No. The City of North Vancouver utilizes an online application system for all resume submissions for specific posted positions and general applications. Resumes will not be accepted by fax or email. To ensure your information is in our database, please submit your resume, cover letter and documents through our online application system.

How do I learn more about wages and benefits?
In most cases, each job posting will include salary details. The City's benefits package is available to regular full-time and regular part-time employees as well as temporary full-time employees. The type of benefits coverage will depend on the position itself. For general information about compensation and benefits, visit Why Work For the City?

How do I learn more about the City's corporate culture and employee expectations?
Visit Why We Want You where we provide an overview of what we offer, what we're all about, what our employees like about us and some qualities that we look for in our employees.

Who can I contact for more information?
Contact the City's Human Resources Department at 604-983-7349 or

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