Manager of Legislative Services

City of Maple Ridge

Manager of Legislative Services

Job ID:  2017-108
Department:  Legislative Services      
Closing:  December 17, 2017

Come grow with us! Maple Ridge located in Metro Vancouver is a vibrant and rapidly growing City with outstanding recreation, arts and cultural amenities and some of the most affordable housing in the region.  This combined with a dynamic community makes Maple Ridge a great place to work, play and live.  Come join us and be part of the change.
The City of Maple Ridge is seeking a highly motivated individual with strong written and verbal communication skills, a commitment to customer service excellence, a willingness to collaborate and build relationships and a full understanding of relevant municipal legislation including the Community Charter, Local Government Act and Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Reporting to the General Manager, Corporate and Financial Services, the Manager of Legislative Services is responsible for the direction, organization and administration of the City’s legislative functions including supervision and direction of administrative support required by Municipal Council.
The position is designated as Corporate Officer, as outlined in the Community Charter and the Local Government Act and serves as the Chief Election Officer for all election and referenda. The role also oversees the City’s Property and Risk Management Program as well as the administration of the municipal Archives and Records Management Programs.

To be considered for this opportunity applicants must have a degree from an accredited university in Public Administration, Business Administration, Political Science or Law and a minimum of five (5) years related experience, including three (3) years’ in a management supervisory role in municipal administration; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Information Check as a condition of employment.  (Note – not required a part of the application process; however, will be required upon consideration for employment).

All required licenses, certificates and registrations associated with this competition must also be valid and current at the time the postings close and must be attached with your application.  Please have these documents ready to upload when you apply.

The City offers a competitive compensation package that includes a strong wellness program and the opportunity for career and professional development. 

If you want to help shape a growing community in a municipality that strives for service excellence, then this is the position for you.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. 


Location: Maple Ridge, BC.

Region: Lower Mainland

Professional Category(s): Corporate Administration.

Posted: November 14, 2017, 11:46 am

Expires: December 17, 2017, 11:47 am

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