Tax Clerk (Temporary Full-Time)

Department: Development Approvals

Closing Date: May 16, 2018 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 18-47

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Tax Clerk. Under the supervision of the Manager of Revenue Services, the Tax Clerk generates annual property tax and penalty levies, prepares various tax sale documentation; and downloads batch information to the general ledger. Prepares monthly and annual reconciliations of the Tax sub-system and Tempest sub-systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below.


Applicants must have completed Grade 12 plus first level accounting/finance courses at a recognized College or University (equivalent to ACCT 100 (Financial Accounting I) and ACCT 201 (Financial Accounting II) and FNCE 130 (Intro to Finance). A minimum of two years’ related experience in a variety of accounting practices including experience with account analysis and reconciliation is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position. $31.22 - $32.86 per hour (Jul 2016 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week.  It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to one year in duration. 


Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 18-47 will be received until 4:30 pm on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449

Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)



We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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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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