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Employment Opportunities

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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

The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace.  If you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources.

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

To apply for a posting, please use our online application form or email your resume and covering letter, quoting the job # listed, to Human Resources.

Current Career Opportunities

Duration:
Permanent

Department:
Operations

Please direct inquiries regarding this position to:
Human Resources
519-599-3131 (265)

Posting Date:
Monday, November 23 2020

Closing Date:
Monday, December 7 2020

Position Description:

The Town of The Blue Mountains is a growing and progressive, four-season community with stunning natural features, including the Niagara Escarpment, Beaver Valley and the Georgian Bay shoreline, and the various recreational activities and experiences they afford. We are seeking to fill the new, full-time permanent position of Sustainability Coordinator.

 Advantages of The Blue Mountains include excellent quality of life, endless opportunities, the amenities of a complete community and proximity to the Greater Toronto Area, come join us!

Position Overview:

Support the advancement of community sustainability in the Town of The Blue Mountains.  This position will be part of a team that will progress actions and projects that address the strategic goals of the Town and also reshape corporate and community policies and practices to address the community’s sustainability goals.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

  •  Completion of a three-year college diploma in a related discipline (environmental studies, science or geography) or acceptable combination of post-secondary education and relevant work experience.
  • Minimum two years of demonstrated experience, in the environmental or sustainability field.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge and the application of the principles of sustainability.
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate projects and to take initiative.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable making presentations and speaking in public.
  • Strong understanding of the geography, climate and economic development within the South Georgian Bay area.
  • Previous experience in conducting research, updating website content, and social media management is required.
  • Requires excellent attention to detail, organization and communication skills. Ability to work well with people at all levels and to handle the stresses and pressures that are associated with the position with maturity and a positive attitude.
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills, problem-solving skills, and the ability to organize, shift priorities, multi-task and work independently.
  • Working knowledge of general office/administrative tasks.
  • Working knowledge of municipal government, legislation, and regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to deal effectively and courteously with the public, staff and officials at all levels, and to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple projects and priorities and the ability to adapt to changing situations and flexibility is important.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), graphics and web publishing applications (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator), and social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook.

 

Information for Interested Candidates:

The submission deadline for applications is 4:30 p.m. on Monday, December 7, 2020.

Salary Range: $57,308.02 - $67,043.52

Full Time – 1 Position Available

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) please advise the Human Resources Department to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Personal information provided by the applicants is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 and will be used for the purpose of candidate selection.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Apply Now

Duration:
Permanent

Department:
Communications & Economic Development

Please direct inquiries regarding this position to:
Human Resources
519-599-3131 (265)

Posting Date:
Monday, November 23 2020

Closing Date:
Monday, December 7 2020

Position Description:

The Town of The Blue Mountains is a growing and progressive, four-season community with stunning natural features, including the Niagara Escarpment, Beaver Valley and the Georgian Bay shoreline, and the various recreational activities and experiences they afford. We are seeking to fill the newly created permanent position of Capital Projects Communications Coordinator.

 Advantages of The Blue Mountains include excellent quality of life, endless opportunities, the amenities of a complete community and proximity to the Greater Toronto Area, come join us!

Position Overview:

  • The Capital Projects Communications Coordinator will work collaboratively with the Manager of Communications and Economic Development to lead, support and advance the overall communication efforts related to Capital Project initiatives of the Town of The Blue Mountains.
  • The Capital Projects Communications Coordinator will be required to take initiative to coordinate various projects through the implementation of comprehensive communication and public engagement efforts related to Town Capital projects.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

  •  Completion of a three-year college diploma in a related discipline, (within Administration / Marketing, Project Management or Public Relations / Communications) or acceptable combination of post-secondary education and relevant work experience.
  • Minimum two years of demonstrated experience, or an equivalent combination of education and related experience related to the items listed within the job posting preferably in a public sector environment.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge in public relations and/or communications including writing, editing, designing, layout and production of print and electronic communications.
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate projects and to take initiative.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable making presentations and speaking in public. Previous experience in communications including writing press releases, conducting research, updating website content, and social media management is required.
  • Requires excellent attention to detail, organization and communication skills. Ability to work well with people at all levels and to handle the stresses and pressures that are associated with the position with maturity and a positive attitude.
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills, problem-solving skills, and the ability to organize, shift priorities, multi-task and work independently.
  • Working knowledge of general office/administrative tasks.
  • Working knowledge of municipal government, legislation, and regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to deal effectively and courteously with the public, staff and officials at all levels, and to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple projects and priorities and the ability to adapt to changing situations and flexibility is important.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), graphics and web publishing applications (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator), and social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook.
  • Availability to be flexible and work unscheduled overtime and modified hours as may be required.

Information for Interested Candidates:

The submission deadline for applications is 4:30 p.m. on Monday, December 7, 2020.

Hourly Salary Range: $57, 308.02 - $67, 043.52 (2020 Rate).

 Full Time – 1 Position Available

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) please advise the Human Resources Department to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Personal information provided by the applicants is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 and will be used for the purpose of candidate selection.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Apply Now

We thank you for your interest in employment with The Blue Mountains, however, please note that we only accept applications for active postings and do not accept unsolicited applications.


Contacts

Human Resources
519-599-3131 x265