Community Policing Coordinator

Department: Police Services

Closing Date: Feb 18, 2020 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 20-14

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Community Policing Coordinator.  Reporting to the Manager, Police Support Services, and under the direction of the NCO in charge of Community Policing, the Community Policing Coordinator is responsible for marketing, coordinating, and administering a broad range of community‑based crime prevention programs and community policing initiatives within the City of Nanaimo. The incumbent promotes and maintains community awareness of the programs, prepares and delivers presentations to community groups and other interested parties, liaises with RCMP members to initiate and maintain the programs, recruits, selects, trains, and supervises volunteers engaged in program activities, and participates in various committees to ensure the success of the programs.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have completed Grade 12 and have a diploma in Criminology plus a minimum of 2 years’ volunteer programming and supervisory experience in a police environment.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered.

Applicants must possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and attainment and maintenance of RCMP Reliability/Security Clearance is mandatory.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $36.71 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2020 Rate).  The hours of work will be based on seven hours per day, thirty-five hours per week, 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Sunday through Saturday.  A comprehensive benefit package is included.  


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 20-14 by the application deadline.

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.



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


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