Clerk 2 (Tax)

Competition No.: 2019-C2T
Duration: Auxiliary
Salary: $23.44/ hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits
Last Updated: 5/16/19 9:44 AM


The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!

The Finance Department is seeking high energy individuals to work in an auxiliary capacity during our property tax season. The ideal candidate will have the experience, knowledge and capability to assist in the day-to-day processing of property tax and utility collections.

The incumbent will perform duties including, but not limited to:

  • Providing quality customer service to internal customers and members of the public.
  • Receiving, batching and balancing a wide variety of payments and preparing bank deposits.
  • Maintaining and updating property tax and utility records.
  • Performing related work as required.

Qualifications for this position include Grade 12 graduation, preferably supplemented by or including standard commercial courses, and some experience in general office and clerical work or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  Front-line customer service experience and experience dealing with the public; experience multi-tasking in a busy office environment; and experience with Microsoft Office are preferred. Additionally, the incumbent will be required to make arithmetical computations with accuracy and attention to detail. Hours and shifts are dependent on operational requirements and are scheduled by the department on an as needed basis. Our requirement will be for the incumbent to have availability to work Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM on an approximate six week assignment June 10 - July 19, 2019.

Please submit your application online by Friday June 7, 2019.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.


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