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


2017 Summer Students

The City of Port Colborne will be accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Student Lottery!


To be considered for a placement you must meet all of the following requirements:



Must have a valid Class G or G2 Ontario Driver’s License, proof upon request.

Must be available for full-time work from approximately May 1, 2017 until September 4, 2017.

Must be a full-time student enrolled for September 2017 (Fall Term), proof upon request.

Must be available to work flexible hours - weekends, statutory holidays and special events.


Student Application


Completed applications must be returned by 4:00 p.m. on January 6, 2017, to:


City of Port Colborne, 66 Charlotte Street,

Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8

Attention: Human Resources

Or by e-mail to: careers@portcolborne.ca

Fax: 905-835-2969


Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used to determine suitability. We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.  Accommodation is available upon request.