Port Moody is a growing community of more than 34,000 residents, located 30 minutes east of Vancouver on the picturesque Burrard Inlet. Our city was voted one of the most liveable cities in the world, made possible by a team of professional, energetic, and diligent employees. To achieve our mission of providing services that enhance the quality of life for all of our residents, we hope you will come and work with us. Have a question? Please email us

Why work with us

We are passionate about civic engagement and making a difference in our community. As an employee for the City of Port Moody, you will join a team of approximately 300 people with full Human Resources and Occupational Health and Safety Service support.

Current job postings

If you are looking for a great place to work, where open communication is valued, and you will be appreciated for your contributions, the City of Port Moody is the place for you. View our current job postings, create an account, and apply today. 

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Before you apply

Please note that our current online career portal does not support Apple products or Safari, and only accepts PDF, Word, Facebook or LinkedIn submissions using Internet Explorer. You can update the documents attached to your profile at any time.

How to apply for a job online

Before you can apply for City job opportunities, you must create a Profile on HireDesk. We recommend you create a profile now even if you are not applying for an opportunity. This will make it easier for you to apply for an opportunity in the future.

Important:

  • Applications must be submitted before 11:59pm PST on the day the posting closes.
  • Once submitted, applications cannot be changed or updated.
  • Users are responsible to maintain their HireDesk profile with current contact information. This includes your email address associated with your account.
  • This system does not support Apple products or Safari.
  • Applications for employment must include current and valid copies of any required licenses, certificates and registrations as indicated on the job posting / bulletin.
  • Any required licenses, certificates and registrations must be valid and current at the time the posting closes. Applications where these are not provided will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered.
  • To ensure your application process runs smoothly, have any required documents ready to be uploaded when you apply. Be sure to delete expired documents and upload current documents as needed.
  • Where a driver's licence is required; applicants must include a driver's abstract that has been obtained within six months of the posting / bulletin closing date. To obtain a driver's abstract, visit ICBC (or the authority where you reside) or call 1.800.950.1498 or 604.661.2255. If obtaining online please select the "5 year" option for the "number of years" question.
  • HireDesk will only accept PDF, Word Facebook or LinkedIn
 Create a HireDesk profile

Your HireDesk profile must match the name that appears on your resume/cover letter. Please do not apply on behalf of anyone else.

  1. Click Register
  2. Enter your email address, desired password and confirm desired password and click ‘submit'. Note: all confirmations and acknowledgements will be sent to this email address
  3. Upload Resume and select upload
  4. Disclaimer - Enter in First and Last name
  5. Contact - Fill in all fields. Mandatory fields are indicated with an asterisk.
  6. Documents - Attach cover letter and/or supporting documents in PDF, Word Facebook or LinkedIn
  7. Employment History – Your Employment History Details have been extracted from your resume. Please validate the information to ensure its accuracy.
  8. Education – Your Educational History Details have been extracted from your resume. Please validate the information to ensure its accuracy.
  9. General Profile – Enter in the screening questions that we use to help determine your fit for our positions.
  10. Job Agent – Would you like us to let you know when interesting opportunities come up? Select from the Category list below and we'll email you when opportunities come up.
  11. Fire – Answer the questions as they relate to the qualifications of the Firefighter positions. All REQUIRED certifications and documents in the job posting must be attached for your application to be considered.

Your registration is complete! You'll receive an email with a secure login. Use this login to keep your information up to date and apply for other positions in the future.

Search our current job postings

Follow these steps to apply for a job in Port Moody:

  1. Click on Current Postings
  2. Review the list of current job openings.
  3. Click on any job title to see more details.
  4. To apply for a job, click on the check mark to the right of the job under the “Action” heading.
  5. To tell a friend about an opportunity, click on the Envelope Icon under the “Action” heading.
  6. If you want to make changes to your application, click ‘Previous' at the bottom of the page.
  7. An acknowledgement screen will appear and an email confirmation will be sent to your registered email address
  8. As only shortlisted candidates will be contacted we thank you for your interest in working for the City of Port Moody
  9. To update your information at any time, click on “My Info” and update your profile or documents.

Please note: we will only accept applications submitted through our HireDesk system. Any job applications or supporting documents sent to by email will not be considered.

Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri, 9 a.m. to 5 pm