Surrey Community Patrol Officers
Posted: Wed Oct 28, 2015 12:17 am
Has anyone heard about this program? Right now I see Commissionaires on foot, but from what it says these new officers will be reporting to the manager of Bylaw Enforcement.
Community Patrol Officers
City of Surrey
The City of Surrey is a place of innovative transformation and accelerated growth - where the future is limitless and possibilities are endless. If you are excited about helping to build the city of tomorrow—and you share our values of integrity, service, teamwork, innovation and community - join us, today.
Community Patrol Officers (Project – Up to 14 Months)
The City of Surrey’s By-Law and Licensing Services is in the process of positive change that will revolutionize the community partnership and service delivery model. We are looking to add to this team customer-focused Community Patrol Officers. Reporting directly to the Manager of By-Law Enforcement you will be an integral part of the team and be the face of the City of Surrey in the field. If you are interested in a career that offers tremendous opportunities for growth and the chance to influence positive changes in the community, we encourage you to keep reading.
Candidates under consideration will possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Excellent interpersonal, diplomacy and customer service skills will be put to good use as you respond to inquiries and highly sensitive complaints from members of the public.
Engagement skills will be critical as you develop and maintain relationships with the community.
Embrace working in a supportive, team-based environment and work with others to arrive at sound decisions.
Impeccable ability to communicate and liaise with all levels of staff and other key stakeholders.
Good general knowledge of bylaws, policies and regulations to seek compliance with members of the public.
Applicants under consideration will possess the following minimum qualifications:
Completion of Grade 12 supplemented by coursework in a related discipline.
Previous experience in dealing with the public.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
A valid and unrestricted driver’s license and safe driving record
This position requires completion of a Police Information Check
Completion of a diploma in a directly related field (e.g. Criminology)
Customer service experience in a directly related role
Experience volunteering in community patrolling
Completion of the Bylaws Compliance, Enforcement, and Investigative Skills course or equivalent.
This job posting will close on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 @ 4:30pm. Late submissions will not be accepted.
We offer a dynamic work environment and excellent opportunities to advance.
To apply online, visit http://www.surreycareers.ca