Career Avenues

The City of White Rock has a variety of positions that provide service to the operation of the City as well as positions that support services within the following departments: Administration, City Clerk's Office, Human Resources, Information Technology, Planning and Development Services, Financial Services, Leisure Services, Engineering & Municipal Operations, Fire Rescue and RCMP. For more information about these departments, see the City Services section on our website.
 
 
Beyond permanent full-time and part-time positions, the City also hires for the following opportunities:

 


Casual On-Call Clerical

 
Are you looking for on-call work (0 - 35 hours per week)? A way to gain first-hand insight and experience into the administrative support career paths the City has to offer? Are you the type of individual who adapts easily to and thrives in a new setting and with new people?
 
If so, the City's Casual On-Call pool may be the perfect opportunity for you!
 
 
Our casual on-call clerical staff are recruited for vacation relief, and short or long term assignments on an as-needed basis for all of our City facilities. Duties may include word processing, data entry, telephone reception and customer service. Related training and experience, together with proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of programs and exceptional customer service skills are required. This type of employment is best suited to a dependable & flexible individual not seeking full-time employment as there is no guarantee of hours in this position.
 
Interested candidates are asked to complete the Casual Clerical Application Form [PDF - 18 KB] and submit to Human Resources. Applications are accepted on an on-going basis for this opportunity.

Seasonal Staff

 
The City hires for seasonal opportunities in its Leisure Services and Engineering & Municipal Operations Departments. Typically these temporary positions work full-time hours beginning in May and ending by early September.
Program Leaders are recruited by Leisure Services to support Special Events, Seniors and Children's programming. Individuals working in these positions must possess a valid BC Driver's License (ideally a Class 4) and current level 1 First Aid certification.
Seasonal Labourers perform light to heavy manual labour duties outdoors in areas serviced by Engineering & Municipal Operations. Whether assisting in maintaining the City's beautiful parks or performing solid waste, recycling or green can collection , these positions are best suited to candidates who are self-motivated team players willing to work rain or shine. A valid Class 5 BC Driver's License and current Driver's Abstract/Record is required for all positions as well as a criminal record check.

Volunteer Opportunities

 
Volunteer opportunities are available in the following departments: Leisure Services, RCMP, and Fire Rescue. Please contact the department of interest directly.

Firefighters

 
The City of White Rock Fire Rescue is located at 15315 Pacific Avenue and employs a team of 17 Firefighters, four Captains, two Deputy Chiefs, and a Fire Chief.
 
 
Applications for career firefighter positions with the City of White Rock are accepted only when an active recruitment is underway. Applicants must meet all required qualifications to be considered for a White Rock Fire Rescue career firefighter position.
 
 
The Cityis not currentlyactively recruiting for career positions at this time.
 
 
For information on Auxiliary Paid-On-Call Firefighter opportunities please visit the Fire Rescue website.
 

RCMP

 
City staff are employed to perform support services at the White Rock RCMP Detachment in the areas of administration, record management, court services, exhibits, victim services and community policing.
 
All civilian RCMP positions require a valid RCMP enhanced security clearance.