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Economic Development Coordinator - Regular Full-Time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

September 16, 2019
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 19-U117 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Economic Development
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 123,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a Regular Full-Time Economic Development Coordinator to join our team of professionals in the Corporate Administration Division, Economic Development Department.

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Economic Investment and Development, you will work in a team environment to plan, research, develop, coordinate, implement, and monitor programs, activities and events in support of local business development initiatives. You will work with representatives of business improvement associations, tourism and the Chamber of Commerce and attend events and make presentations related to the work on behalf of the municipality. The position collaborates with municipal departments on projects related to economic development and coordinates outreach efforts to local businesses. If you are committed to excellence in customer service and have the ability to manage a variety of tasks with speed and accuracy we want to meet you!

Your education will include a degree or diploma in a discipline related to the work, plus considerable related experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. You will have considerable knowledge of the principles, practices, policies, rules and regulations governing economic development and the ability to plan, research and develop, coordinate and implement a variety of programs and events. The successful candidate will have the ability to research and compile information, and prepare and present narrative and graphic reports.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:

• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside.

The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $34.98 - $41.29 per hour (5 steps, 2019 rates), plus benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday from 8:30am – 4:30pm.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit tol.ca/careers to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm, September 16, 2019.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Web Address: tol.ca
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
E-mail:
Opening Date: September 5, 2019 08:30 AM
Closing Date: September 16, 2019 04:30 PM

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