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Career & Employment Opportunities

Careers and Employment Opportunities in Langley City

Langley City, a community of 27,000 people positioned in a rapidly growing area, is widely known as an award-winning city.  Strategically located in Metro Vancouver, it has a vibrant community spirit and an inspiring vision of being "The Place To Be" now and in the future.


Thank you for your interest in employment with Langley City and for searching our website for job opportunities and career opportunities.  Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  

When applying for a Competition, please send your resume or application to Langley City Human Resources email at:     


When submitting your resume or your applications:

At this time we are not allowing applicants or interviews at City Hall or Timms. 

  • We are only hiring for the Competitions listed below.
  • At this time we are only accepting resumes and applications digitally or via Canada Post.
  • Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 
  • If you do not have a cover letter and resume you may print the following Employment Application for submission (please do not submit both a resume and an application).   
  • Do not send links to  SkyDrive or zip drives, for security reasons they will not be opened.
  • The email subject line should indicate the Competition number and name of the opportunity you are applying for.  
  • Please only submit one application/resume per Competition.
Competitions - At this time we will not be accepting paper resume's or applications unless they are mailed in.

Please visit our employment site often to search for job and career opportunities. 

Competition #20-29, Regular Full-Time, Plan Checker/Inspector

Plan Checker/Inspector (2)
Regular Full-Time
Development Services Department
Competition #20-29
August 14, 2020

Applications are invited for two Regular Full-time Plan Checker/Inspectors to work in the Development Services Department.  Under the direction of the Manager of Building and Licensing, the Plan Checker/Inspector is responsible for reviewing plans accompanying applications for a variety of construction projects to ensure structures comply with the B.C. Building Code and City bylaws and related statures and coordinating the processing of applications through City departments.  The Plan Checker/Inspector is also responsible for assisting with the inspection of building projects during construction, alterations or repair to ensure compliance with approved plans, established by-laws, acts, codes, standards and regulations.  

RATE OF PAY:            Pay Grade 28:  $40.51 to $43.03 (2019 C.U.P.E. Rates)   

HOURS OF WORK:   35 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Our comprehensive benefits package is included.

The successful candidate will have thorough knowledge of the British Columbia Building Code, City by-laws, policies and regulations, including Workers’ Compensation Legislation.  A valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s License along with Level 2 Building Official Certification from the Building Official’s Association of BC (BOABC) are required.  As condition of employment, the successful candidates will need to obtain their Level 3 Building Official Certification from BOABC by February 28, 2021. Graduation from a program at an Institute of Technology in building technology and a minimum of 2 years experience as a Plan Examiner in a city/municipality in the Province of B.C. with a primary focus on Part 3 buildings is desired. Details of the position and its requirements can be found in the job description.

We will be accepting applications until successful candidates are selected. Please submit the following: a resume, covering letter and copies of required certifications to:    

Human Resources Division
Langley City 

Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants.  Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Competition #20-36, INTERNAL, Regular Full-Time, Construction Chargehand


Regular Full-Time
Engineering Operations Division

Competition #20-36
November 25, 2020

Internal Posting – Only Open to Current City of Langley Employees

Applications are invited for the Regular Full-Time position of Construction Chargehand to work in the Engineering Operations Division.  Under the direction of the Superintendent, Engineering Operations Division, the Construction Chargehand exercises independence of judgment and action in all phases of utilities installations, road construction, and general engineering operations duties.  This supervisory position also includes manual work.  

RATE OF PAY:     $36.81 per hour (2019 C.U.P.E. rates)

HOURS OF WORK:  40 hours per week (Monday to Friday) 
Our comprehensive benefits package is included.

Applicants should have considerable knowledge of the standard practices, methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in public works operations.  The successful candidate will have Grade 12 supplemented by technical courses related to the work e.g. Water Distribution System Operator Certificate Class I and II, Wastewater Collection Systems Operator Certification Class I and II or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  A valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence for the Province of British Columbia is required. Details of the position and its requirements can be found in the job description.

It is the responsibility of each interested applicant to ensure that his or her application is received by the Human Resources Division before the deadline of 4:30 p.m. on December 1, 2020.  Please submit a resume and covering letter or the application form located on our Employment page to:

Human Resources Division
Langley City
20399 Douglas Crescent
Langley, B. C.  V3A 4B3
Fax:  (604) 514-0225

Langley City appreciates the interest of all applicants.  Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

CLOSED COMPETITIONS (no longer accepting applications)

Thank you for the submission of your resume or application. The following Competitions (listed below) are now closed and we are no longer accepting resumes or applications. We will update the status of the competition you applied for so that you know if the competition is in the screening process, interview process or if the opportunity has been filled.   

Status - Closed Competitions

Screening: Posting has closed. Applications are being reviewed for short-listing.

Interviewing: Short-listed candidates have been contacted for an interview.

Filled: The competition has been closed and the position has been filled.

On-Hold: For a variety of reasons, recruitment has been suspended.

Cancelled: Cancelled.


Casual, Clerk Typist 3, Recreation, Culture and Community Services Competition #20-07 Cancelled
Casual, Recreation, Worker 1 and 2 Competition #20-15 Cancelled
Paid-On-Call Firefighters Competition #20-34 Screening