District of West Vancouver Taxes & Utilities Clerk I Full Time in West Vancouver, BC

District of West Vancouver

Branch West Vancouver BC CA

Taxes & Utilities Clerk I
West Vancouver, BC

And skill in performing numerical processes and performing clerical tasks. Taxes & Utilities Clerk I….

Taxes & Utilities Clerk I

(Temporary Full-Time – mid-May to August 31, 2018)

The West Vancouver Taxes & Utilities Department has an immediate opening for a seasonal temporary, full-time Taxes & Utilities Clerk I from mid-May to August 31, 2018.

Reporting to the Supervisor, Tax & Utilities, this position will be responsible for:

  • Receiving cash and cheques in payment of such accounts as taxes, utilities, licenses and permits, making change, and issuing receipts;
  • Receiving mail remittances, recording payments, and issuing receipts;
  • Checking payments for accuracy and completeness;
  • Effectively and courteously providing basic information pertaining to departmental functions, such as taxes, utilities, penalty dates and interest rates, in response to telephone or counter inquiries;
  • Operating office equipment and computer hardware & software programs; and,
  • Performing other related work as required.

The preferred candidate will possess: good written and oral knowledge of business English, spelling, and arithmetic; good knowledge of general accounting, tax calculations, interest and penalty rates; some knowledge of water rates and license fees, and the relevant regulations pertaining to these rates; strong knowledge of business office equipment and computer hardware & software programs including Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Excel, Word, and Outlook); the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external contacts and organizations; and skill in performing numerical processes and performing clerical tasks.

The successful candidate will possess considerable experience in customer service and in receiving and recording large sums of money in a Finance environment. Enrolment in or completion of recognized accounting courses and the ability to speak another language would be considered an asset.

The successful candidate is required to supply a criminal record check.

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

Position Status:
WVMEA (Union) –Temporary, Full-Time

Hours of Work:
37.5 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)

Rate of Pay:
$22.97-$26.89 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits

Closing Date:
11:59 p.m. Thursday April 12, 2018

To Apply:
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Portal at www.westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position. Please note that all candidates must apply via the Career Portal; we do not accept resumes via email or hard copy.

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

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: West Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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