Bylaw Enforcement Officer (Temporary Full-Time)

Department: Community Development

Closing Date: Will remain open until filled

Competition Number: 20-55

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Bylaw Enforcement Officer. Under the general direction of the Manager, Bylaw Services, the incumbent investigates complaints from citizens, City departments, Council, and other government agencies with respect to alleged infractions of the City’s regulatory bylaws and undertakes appropriate action to gain compliance by negotiation, Council, or Court.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have completed Grade 12 or equivalent, supplemented with successful completion of the Justice Institute of BC – Bylaw and Investigative Skills Program is required.  Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years’ directly related experience in the enforcement of municipal bylaws or a combination of knowledge and experience in other investigative fields.  An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

Applicants must have a valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position. $34.87 - $36.71 per hour (Jan 2020 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.  It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to one year in duration. 


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter (.docx or PDF file format) to referencing the specific competition 20-55 by the application deadline.

For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

Related Documents



Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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