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Paralegal - Temporary Full-time (from approx. January 17, 2022 to July 14, 2023)
Municipality: Township of Langley
Job ID: 21-U137 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Property Services
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 140,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a temporary full-time Paralegal (from approx. January 17, 2022 to July 14, 2023) to join our team of professionals in the Corporate Administration Division, Property Services Department. Reporting to the Manager, Property Administration and Conveyancing, in this unionized position you will prepare legal documentation related to land transactions. This position requires considerable initiative and attention to detail.

• Process from start to finish all legal documents required for the purchase and sale of municipal land
• Obtain and review title searches, registered documents, contracts, leases and other legal documents in response to internal and external enquiries
• Draft contracts, agreements and land title charges from precedent
• Maintain the department filing system and provide monthly, quarterly, annual statistics and reports to various departments
• Process rent and other monthly/annual payments
• Perform other related work as required

• Completion of a paralegal diploma program plus considerable related experience in conveyancing procedures or an equivalent combination of training and experience
• Thorough knowledge of procedures, forms, documents and legal terminology governing the conveyance of property and other rights and interest in lands, including Land Titles registrations
• Working knowledge of the role of other municipal departments as related to the work performed
• Ability to prepare, review and process a variety of legal documents related to municipal land matters and transactions
• Legal Administrative Assistant Certificate will be considered an asset

External applicants are advised that it is a condition of employment with the Township that a successful candidate provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Note: proof is not required as part of the application process, however will be required upon consideration for employment.

The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $32.90 - $38.73 per hour (5 steps, 2020 rates) plus 13% in lieu of benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

Internal closing date for this competition: December 3, 2021
External closing date for this competition: December 9, 2021

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: November 25, 2021 08:30 AM
Closing Date: December 9, 2021 04:30 PM