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

Click on the position title for more details on each job.

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) »»

Senior Facility Operator (Full-Time) »»

Buried Infrastructure Locate Technician (Full-Time) »»

Permit & Inspections Assistant (Contract) »»

24 Months


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:

Position Overview:

Reporting to the Manager of Building Services/Chief Building Official the Permits & Inspection Assistant accepts and process permit applications and to coordinate permit and inspection services for the Town’s Ontario Building Code Program, including the provision of advice to the public related to the building permit process, general zoning information. Provide administrative support services for the Ontario Building Code Program including the permit application and issuance processes and the front counter and reception functions. Assist with maintaining the project/property management system (CityView) with regard to Building & By-law Services needs. Receive and schedule building related inspections.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abiliites:

  • Requires  post-secondary  education  in  office  administration  or  political  science  -  2  year diploma
  • Completion  of  Ministry  of  Municipal  Affairs  &  Housing  Courses/Programs  related  to “General Legal/Process” and Part 9: House., preferred or wiling to  obtain
  • Minimum  of 5 years experience in a municipal administration environment  and/or a directly related construction trade
  • Requires at least one to two years’ experience in dealing with the public
  • Must have good organizational skills to maintain records and ensure work is completed in a timely manner
  • Word processing, spreadsheet and database computer skills required
  • Responsible for the basic care and proper usage of office equipment

Salary: $45,128 - $55,418 (2018 Rate)

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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