Community Coordinator

If you want to work for a forward-thinking, creative employer, then this opportunity is for you! The City of Chilliwack takes great pride in its focus on providing excellent service to its citizens and we are looking for a like-minded candidate to join our team in this critical role in the Recreation and Culture Department.

As a member of the amazing Recreation and Culture team, you are a customer-oriented individual with a high “can-do” attitude. You will work with the team in establishing the leisure needs and interests in the community in particular acting as a facilitator in assisting groups and organizations in the delivery of their events and programs.

For this dynamic position, you must have exceptional interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with a high understanding of the requirements necessary to successfully implement programs and special events. You will be required to review, coordinate and support the Neighbourhood Grant Program. You are also a team player with a proactive and innovative attitude.

We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package for this unionized position, as well as a great work environment that prides itself on employee satisfaction.

Your qualifications include:
  • A valid BC Driver’s License
  • Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with the public, internal and external agencies
  • Must be able to work flexible working hours with some hours occuring in the evening or on the weekend
  • Outstanding customer service skills with the ability to remain courteous, tactful and diplomatic in dealing with the public; and coworkers.
  • Maintaining excellence in the quality of service and high degree of accuracy in work.
If this job is a good fit for you, apply at and upload your fully detailed resume and cover letter in PDF format.

Community Coordinator (Part-Time)
Competition Number: 2017- 28
Closing Date: April 7, 2017

Location: Chilliwack, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Community Services
Posted: March 20, 2017, 3:37 pm
Expires: April 7, 2017, 4:30 pm