Job Opportunity: Summer Student

Job Opportunity: Summer Student

The Town of Minto is well situated between the major centres of southern Ontario and popular recreational areas along the eastern shore of Lake Huron and southern Georgian Bay. This rural community with a population of approximately 9,000 is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Building Inspector to join our team.

Reporting to the office of the CAO, The Town of Minto seeks a motivated individual to join our administrative team for a 9 week contract, commencing July 2 2019. The position will be responsible for the efficient management of the reception area, including being the first point of contact for ratepayers. Duties will include receiving and processing phone calls, directing inquiries to appropriate departments, and basic data entry comprising of mainly burn permits and complaints/inquiries from the public. Dependent upon the skills of the successful candidate, basic accounts receivable and cash handling may also be required.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm, equaling 37.5 hours per week with an unpaid 60 minute lunch period.

The successful candidate has a minimum secondary school diploma and must be enrolled in post-secondary school in the Fall. The ability to multi-task, excellent oral and written communication skills, aptitude with computers and capability to quickly pick up basic software packages is essential to this position.

Minto offers competitive wages within a positive and supportive work environment.

Please submit your resume before 12:00pm Wednesday June 26, 2019 to:

Quinn Foerter
Clerk’s Assistant
5941 Hwy 89, RR 1
Harriston, ON  NOG 1ZO
Or fax: 519-338-2005
Or e-mail

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications will be treated in strict confidence.  Any personal information that is collected under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act will be used only for job selection purposes.   Please note: In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, please contact the Acting CAO with accommodation inquiries at 519-338-2511 ext 222.