People, Excellence, Leadership, Team, Innovation
|"Considering a change and looking to work with high-calibre people who are committed to improving their community? Explore our Careers Section and the various opportunities that may be just right for you. The City of Richmond offers many benefits, including an award-winning leadership program, emphasizing our commitment to career development and encouraging our employees to make a difference. Whether you are just entering the workforce, or at a later point in your career, we encourage all employees to take advantage of the many development and career opportunities available at the City. If our current openings are not an ideal fit for you, I encourage you to subscribe to our job agent so that you can be notified in the future and consider joining our team." |
The City of Richmond is a culturally diverse and geographically unique coastal community located in Metro Vancouver, just 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver, and 25 minutes from the US border.
Please see our City Profile for more information on Richmond’s location, the population and geography, and other cultural and recreational amenities. See also our Awards section for more information on recent City of Richmond projects and awards.
Our commitment to service excellence means being:
Respectful, Responsive, Safety Conscious, and Professional
The citizens of Richmond are our customers. We work hard to provide them with excellent customer service and ensure that everyone working on our behalf upholds these high standards. Our employees pride themselves on working together to serve the interests of the general public, the business community, and the residents of Richmond.
The City provides services to the residents and businesses of Richmond through the following specialized divisions:
- City Administration
- Finance & Corporate Services
- Community Services
- Engineering & Public Works
- Community Safety
- Planning & Development
The City of Richmond partners with three different union groups:
| Canadian Union of Public Employees CUPE 394 represents over 350 outside workers employed at Richmond’s Public Works Yard, Parks, Stores and Recycling Depot.|
CUPE Local 394 Collective Agreement 2012-2015