House Moving and Salvaging Program Coordinator

From CivicInfo BC - October 8, 2017

The City of Richmond is a diverse and dynamic community in pursuit of our vision
to be the most appealing, livable and well-managed community in Canada.

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Imagine a career with the City of Richmond, a dynamic environment for growth and continuous improvement, fostered by our collective strengths and creativity. We are a vibrant, diverse cosmopolitan city, supported by a strong economy and recognized as leaders in innovation and service delivery excellence. The City of Richmond is committed to be the most appealing, livable, well-managed community in Canada, a goal that is only made possible by developing our most valuable assetour people. This is a great opportunity to join our team and shape our community.

House Moving and Salvaging Program Coordinator

The City of Richmond is currently looking to hire a Temporary Full-Time Program Coordinator to coordinate the implementation of the Citys House Moving and Salvaging program, which will involve relocating existing houses and salvaging building materials from demolition sites, and provide an opportunity to maximize the amount of materials that can be recycled.

The successful incumbent will be required to perform independent research, provide advice and recommendations on program development, fine tune processes, provide direction to inspections and plans processing staff in relation to program objectives, and prepare reports and conduct presentations as needed.

Examples of other key work activities include, but are not limited to:Position Requirements:
Completion of a Bachelor degree in Engineering, Architecture, or another job related field; supplemented by a minimum of three (3) to five (5) years of job-related work experience, inclusive of experience with the Building Code and proficiency in reading construction drawings. Previous work experience in a Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering setting is preferred. Experience working in a municipal setting is considered an asset. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

If you think this is an exciting opportunity, we invite you to apply today!

For further information regarding position details and to apply, please visit our website at We are accepting applications until October 22, 2017 at 11:59pm.

The City of Richmond offers a competitive pay and benefits program, attractive incentives and a compressed work day schedule.


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