BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Human Resources Advisor – Recruitment

6 month temporary position

Job Id:

Human Resources
September 2, 2019

Founded in 1874, Maple Ridge is one of BC’s oldest communities, but it’s also one of the fastest growing Cities in Metro Vancouver. This tremendous pace of growth creates opportunities for professionals like you to bring your passion and talents to our organization to build our future, your career and your family in one of the most incredible natural settings in BC. Your skills and talents are the essential element in helping our organization meet the challenges and opportunities of our community. This is a place where you can make a difference, serve your community with pride and professionalism and work with our elected representatives to turn their vision for our community into action. Are you ready to choose your own adventure?

Come join our H.R. team in this exciting role of Human Resources Advisor – Recruitment.  In this role you will be responsible for working with a variety of departments throughout the City to fill entry to senior level positions.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years of full spectrum recruiting in a fast paced, high volume environment ideally, in a unionized environment.  Have proven experience in strategic recruitment, knowledge of the labour market, with expertise in attracting and sourcing top talent in a variety of disciplines.  The Recruitment Advisor is responsible to support hiring practices that are fair, equitable and welcoming of all applicants, and that provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. This role may also support in a variety of HR functions including recruitment, labour relations, and employee relations in a unionized environment.

You will bring a sense of humor, positive approach, having amazing interpersonal skills and be a team player.  Superior internal and external customer service skills along with organizational, time management and multitasking sills are vital for this role.  The role requires someone that can take initiative and handle stress. Demonstrate strong decision making skills while managing a workload with competing priorities. 

The successful candidate will have a Diploma in Human Resources or a related discipline.  A CPHR designation or working towards the designation will be considered an asset.  Have experience using an applicant tracking system (ATS) and intermediate MS Office skills.  Negotiation skills, the ability to think on your feet, problem solving and be solution based are vital to the success in this position.
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.

What we offer you:
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 Categories: Human Resources
Posted: August 13, 2019, 10:24 am
Expires: September 2, 2019, 11:59 pm