Payroll Accounting Technician

Department: Development Approvals

Closing Date: Jun 14, 2019 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 19-53

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Payroll Accounting Technician. Under the general direction of the Manager of Payroll, the incumbent is responsible for reviewing and reconciling a variety of payroll information and accounts as well as preparing complex reports for a variety of users.  The incumbent assists in the production and support of the biweekly payroll.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have a diploma in Accounting or Business Administration with an Accounting concentration at a recognized educational institution and/or completion of the third level of the former CGA/CMA program. Certification as Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) through the Canadian Payroll Association is required and a minimum of 4 years’ current payroll experience in a large, multi-contract unionized environment. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $35.99 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.  A comprehensive benefit package is included. The wage level for this position is subject to confirmation under a union/management jointly negotiated job evaluation plan.


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 19-53 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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