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Bylaw, Compliance and Enforcement Officer
Municipality: Fraser Valley Regional District This posting closed on

June 5, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 2017-25 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Electoral Area Planning and Development
Job Description: The Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD) is comprised of six member municipalities and eight Electoral Areas, each containing numerous unique communities, cultures and landscapes. The FVRD covers roughly 13,900 square kilometers, equal to more than twice the size of Prince Edward Island.
Duties: We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, independent individual to fill the full-time positon of Bylaw, Compliance and Enforcement Officer. Under the direction of the Director of Planning and Development you will work as part of a team responsible for permits and bylaw enforcement throughout the Fraser Valley Regional District. The scope of work for this position includes reviewing permit applications for compliance, and investigating and resolving bylaw complaints.
Educational Requirements: • Post-Secondary education in Criminology and/or have completed the Bylaw and Investigative Skills course (Level 1) as offered by the Justice Institute of B.C.; or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
Skill Requirements: • Working knowledge of inspectional and investigative work;
• Working knowledge of standard planning, building and engineering nomenclature, practices and methods;
• Able to quickly acquire a superior knowledge of the bylaws and regulations of the Regional District and the applicable sections of the Local Government Act and Community Charter;
• Ability to deal diplomatically with the public;
• Ability to work effectively with minimum supervision;
• Have excellent written and verbal communication skills, including skills in conflict resolution;
• Must be in possession of a valid Driver’s Licence.
Salary: The start rate for this full-time Union position is $28.94 per hour plus a comprehensive benefit package. Upon successful completion of the required six month probationary period the wage will increase to $34.04 per hour.
Additional Information: The FVRD offers a great place to work and live with a mix of rural and urban life styles along with an abundance of recreational and cultural opportunities. For more information about the FVRD please visit our website at

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume, along with a cover letter, indicating how you meet the qualifications. Please quote Competition #2017-25 and send, in confidence by 4:30 p.m. on June 5, 2017 to: or mail to:

Fraser Valley Regional District
Human Resources Department
45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC V2P 1N6

or fax confidentially to: 604-702-5461

While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.
Address: 45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC
V2P 1N6
Fax: 604-702-5461
Opening Date: May 19, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: June 5, 2017 04:30 PM