Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

We are looking for people who share a commitment to building a sustainable community, who share our values of integrity, trust, loyalty, accountability and social responsibility for the well being of our residents.  Consider joining our organization if you want to be part of:

  • a safe and healthy workplace
  • an organization committed to teaching, developing and enhancing employee skills
  • a high performing team

Come work where quality of life matters.
Friendly people with passion will thrive in our organization.

Career Opportunities with The Blue Mountains

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Craigleith Heritage Depot Museum-Library Assistant (Part-Time) »»

Solid Waste Disposal Site Operator (Seasonal) »»

Development Engineering Reviewer (Contract) »»

Development Engineering Reviewer (Contract) »»

Building Inspector (Contract) »»

24 Month


Please direct inquiries regarding this position to:
Human Resources
519-599-3131 (244),

Posting Date:
Wednesday, February 14 2018

Closing Date:
Wednesday, February 28 2018

Position Description:

Postition Overview:

Under the general supervision of the Manager Building Services/Chief Building Official, this position plays an integral role in ensuring that the construction, renovation, change of use and demolition activities of buildings within the Town are properly examined and inspected prior to and during construction to provide and maintain a level of quality that complies with the Ontario Building Code, applicable municipal by-laws and applicable law in order to protect public the health and safety ensuring efficient construction within the Town.  The Building Inspector performs plans review and inspection services to ensure compliance with the Building Code Act, Ontario Building Code, and other applicable law consistent with established policies, practices and procedures as directed by the Chief Building Official and issues notices and orders with respect to Building Code Act enforcement, as necessary to ensure life safety and structural integrity of buildings.

Required Skills, Knowledge, Ability:

  • Requires a three-year post-secondary Degree and/or Diploma in Architecture or Engineering Technology, or equivalent
  • Requires certification and registration as a Certified Building Code Official with the Ontario Building Officials Association and Civil Engineering Technician or Technologist with the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists, or approved equivalent
  • Requires a minimum of three years of Ontario Building Code inspection/plans examination experience; or related work experience
  • Requires maintaining the following categories of qualifications under the building code: Powers and Duties of CBO, House, Small Buildings, Plumbing House, Plumbing - All Buildings, On-Site Sewage, HVAC House, Building Services and Building Structural
  • Extensive knowledge of the Ontario Building Code Act and Regulations and Property Standards By-Law anapplicable Federal and Provincial Laws.

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Permit & Inspections Assistant (Contract) »»

Seasonal Harbour/Cemeteries/Building Maintenance Operator (Contract) »»

Summer Student Wastewater (Seasonal) »»

Summer Student Parks & Trails (Seasonal) »»

Seasonal Parks & Trails Operator (Seasonal) »»

Summer Student Solid Waste (Seasonal) »»

If any of these positions interest you,
please submit your resume through one of the following ways:

By mail:

The Blue Mountains
Box 310, 32 Mill Street
Thornbury, Ontario, N0H 2P0

In person:

The Blue Mountains
32 Mill Street
Thornbury, Ontario

By email:

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

The Town of The Blue Mountains is an equal opportunity employer.
Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.

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Human Resources

Human Resources
519-599-3131 x244

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