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Overview of application process

The City of Port Colborne welcomes resumes for only positions that are advertised publicly. Only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. Unsolicited resumes are not kept on file.

Electronic submissions are welcomed (please use the email address below). Please ensure that the Job Title is clearly stated in the subject line of all correspondence. 

If one of the positions sounds rewarding to you please apply with a cover letter and resume to:

Human Resources
City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street
Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8


Election Coordinator - 10 month contract - closes January 19, 2018

ELECTION COORDINATOR (temporary position – 10 months)                                    


We are seeking a temporary Election Coordinator with excellent organizational, communication, writing, research and project/time management skills. 


The Election Coordinator will be responsible for the project management, planning and execution of the municipal election in consultation with the Manager of Legislative Services/City Clerk and/or Deputy Clerk.   


You have a post secondary diploma in municipal administration, office administration or equivalent.  You have demonstrated the ability to independently prioritize, organize and complete multiple assignments simultaneously to meet unyielding deadlines and have a minimum of three years’ experience in municipal administration and the election process. You have a sound knowledge working with the application of the Municipal Elections Act, Education Act, Municipal Act and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act as well as other current applicable legislation.   You must be computer literate in MS Office including MS Project.


Must have a Class G driver’s license in good standing.    


This position will begin part-time in February leading to 35 hours per week and offers an hourly rate of $28.50 per hour.  To view the job description please click here. 


To confidentially explore this exciting and challenging opportunity,

please submit your resume and cover letter by 4 pm on January 19, 2018 quoting EC-2018-01.


City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street,
Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8
Or by e-mail to: careers@portcolborne.ca
Fax: 905-835-2969
We thank all those who apply, but advise that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.   Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. If contacted for an interview, please advise the Human Resources staff of any measures you feel you need to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 (S.O. 2001, c.25) and will be used to select a candidate.