What are the benefits of registering with us and creating a profile?

By registering with us and keeping your information up-to-date, you can apply for job vacancies quickly and easily. You then only need to sign in, click on the job you are interested in and complete the application.

Although we do not generally source applicant information provided as part of the online registration process where no particular job has been selected, in the case where we’re not able to find a suitable applicant from those candidates who directly respond to the job posting(s), we may scan the entire database for the skills and knowledge we require and contact you to see if you are interested.

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1. Who should I address my cover letter to?
2. What is the hiring process?
3. How can I find out about the status of the position I applied for?
4. What are the benefits of registering with us and creating a profile?
5. What does the City offer its employees in terms of ongoing professional development?
6. What career opportunities are available at the City?
7. Can I volunteer to work to gain experience?
8. I am a student looking for spring and/or summer work. Does the City hire students during this time?
9. Do I have to fill out an application form?
10. Can I email or fax my application?
11. Do I have to take any tests as part of the recruitment process?
12. What can I expect during the interview?
13. Does the City of Coquitlam require potential candidates to go through a criminal record search?
14. Do employees of the City get preference over outside applicants in a recruitment competition?
15. Does the City accept resumes for firefighter positions?