We're proud to announce we have been named a Top Employer in B.C. for the third year in a row! The City of Coquitlam is one of two Lower Mainland municipalities to receive recognition by Canada's Top 100 Employers as an exceptional place to work. Find out more.

Current Career Opportunities

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems.  Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.

A variety of opportunities

We offer exciting municipal careers in human resources, planning and development, parks and recreation, engineering, corporate and strategic initiatives as well as public safety on our civilian police, fire and rescue teams. The City also has a wide array of inside and outside auxiliary or temporary opportunities, which are great for summer students or those interested in casual work.

Rewarding employment

We are always recruiting for talented individuals looking to serve the local community, and we offer rewarding public service career opportunities with competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. We place a high priority on the ongoing professional development of our employees, as shown by our award-winning “Leading with Purpose” leadership development program, which has received national recognition for its professional development excellence.

You could work here. Apply today to join our team!

Equal opportunity employer

We are an equal opportunity employer, striving to promote diversity and equality in the workplace and in the hiring process. If at any time during a recruitment or during your application process you require additional assistance or an accommodation please email hradmin@coquitlam.ca or phone 604-927-3070 for confidential support.

Opportunities with Coquitlam Fire Rescue

Interested in becoming part of the Coquitlam Fire/Rescue? Visit our Firefighter Recruitment page for information on recruitment and requirements.

General inquires

Please contact the Human Resources Division at hradmin@coquitlam.ca or phone 604-927-3070. Please note: Resumes are not accepted by email.

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Recent Awards
BC's top Employers 2020