New Job Clerk - Bylaw In British Columbia
Clerk - Bylaw|
Clerk - Bylaw
Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $34.78 an hour
Location : British Columbia
The City of Victoria is a bold, thriving, inclusive community with a goal of consistently delivering service excellence. Bylaw Services is seeking proactive, collaborative people with a spirit of open-mindedness and compassion. The ideal Clerk - Bylaw candidate will have exceptional organizational, software, and customer service skills and experience in a fast-paced office environment. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of valuable work within the community and contribute to our already outstanding team.
Respond to enquiries and perform clerical functions for Bylaw Enforcement.
Respond to counter, telephone or written standard enquiries from the public and other City Departments regarding general bylaw and business licence information; explain general inspection and complaint procedures and assist the public with completion of business license applications; receive payments for business license, street entertainer and pesticide permits; refund sign deposits; enter transactions into computerized cash system; balance payments to total receipts; prepare bank deposits; enter and update business licence, pesticide permit and bylaw complaint file information in property management system; follow up on incomplete licenses; distribute application form to City departments for approval; record calls for service data; generate business licenses and permits once approved and mail to applicants.
Take information on bylaw infractions and direct information to appropriate Bylaw Officer, contact field bylaw officers for urgent inquiries or set up appointments; contact outside agencies such as ICBC for information. Refer complaints not handled by the City Bylaw Section to appropriate areas.Compose routine correspondence regarding bylaw issues and fees including bylaw infraction notices; operate a variety of office equipment including scanner, POS system, credit/debit card machine, fax machine, printer, and photocopier; sort and distribute mail; maintain filing systems.
Record vacation, sick leave and overtime records and prepare bi-weekly reports; reconcile purchase cards; prepare purchase order requisitions; update division forms and post on departmental website; order and maintain office supplies for the section. Generate reports for invoicing on approved licenses and monthly animal control charges; prepare monthly statistics such as volume of calls and emails received; take action minutes at staff meetings.
KEY SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Work schedule: Monday - Friday, 35 hour work week
To apply for this opportunity you will need to create an online profile or log back in to our career portal at www.victoria.ca/jobs - only online submission will be considered. All applications must be submitted online by 4:30 pm on the closing date noted on the posting. Please be prepared to provide proof of qualifications and supporting materials as outlined in your resume.
At the City of Victoria, we are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the community we serve. Indigenous applicants, people of colour, all genders, LGBT2Q+ and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Accommodations will be provided upon request during the selection process.
If you require assistance, please email us at [email protected].