Career Opportunities


Sustaining a high quality of life for current and future generations, where people choose to live, learn, work and play.


To serve the public interest through open, fair and accountable local government with a focus on leadership, innovation and community priorities and strengths.

Corporate Values

Organizational values form the foundation for the City’s decision-making framework and relationships with its interestholders, including employees, residents and clients. The City of Coquitlam strives to be an organization recognized for its excellence in City governance and employee, resident and client relations. View our 2020-2023 Strategic Plan (PDF).

As an organization we will:

  • Be accountable for our actions and decisions
  • Treat people fairly
  • Innovate to sustain community quality of life
  • Be leaders in municipal governance

Work That Matters

Looking for work that is meaningful, reflects your values and supports your professional and life goals? You’ll find it at the City of Coquitlam, recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers for seven years in a row. 

Serving a population of more than 150,000, the City of Coquitlam employs more than 2,000 people in a wide variety of jobs, including recreation leaders, technology, trades, customer service, fitness instructors, administration, planners, building officials, bylaw enforcement and other fields.

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