The Municipality of Kincardine offers diverse, challenging work while maintaining a healthy, safe and productive work environment for our employees.

The Municipality of Kincardine is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), within our recruitment process.  If you require accommodation at any time throughout the recruitment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at (519) 396-3018 or email us.

We value diversity in our workforce and focus on attracting and retaining employees who can work together effectively to meet the needs of our great community.

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 and will only be used for the purpose of candidate selection.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. Explore our current opportunities and find out more about working for the Municipality. 

Employment Opportunities

SUMMER STUDENTS - PARKS, BALL DIAMOND, HORTICULTURE

The Municipality of Kincardine is looking to hire students that have good communication skills and a demonstrated work/volunteer history that highlights teamwork and a positive attitude. 

 

Job #

Job Type

Duration

(Weeks)

Hours Per Week

Rate of Pay*

Minimum Criteria

3PD

Parks Students

16

40 hours

Min. Wage +$1

College/University

Valid Driver’s Licence

4BD

Ball Diamond Maintenance Student

18

40 hours

Min. Wage +$1

College/University

Valid Driver’s Licence

5HD

Horticulturist Students

16

40 hours

Min. Wage +$1

College/University

Valid Driver’s Licence

*Please note: Rate of pay is under review.

 

Link to Student Job Descriptions

 

PLEASE INCLUDE IN YOUR EMAIL & APPLICATION

  1. The Job #(s) for the position(s) to which you wish to apply; and,
  2. The date of your reading week (if applicable) for interview scheduling.

 

Qualified candidates (returning to school in the Fall, or in their final school year) are invited to submit electronically a resume and cover letter for each position applied to, in confidence, no later than 10:00 a.m. February 21, 2020 to:

 

Municipality of Kincardine

Attention: Human Resources Department

Job #:

Reading Week:

Email: hr@kincardine.ca  

PARKS WORKER

The Municipality of Kincardine requires the services of a contract Parks Worker.

 

General Description:

Reporting to the Parks Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for cleaning, opening and closing public washrooms, moving and setting up picnic tables, garbage cans, snow fences and other items for special events. Also cuts, trims grass and operates loader, backhoes and other equipment.

 

The “ideal” candidate will possess:

  • Minimum Grade 12 Education and/or industry related experience.
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience related to the duties listed above.
  • DZ licence.
  • Willingness to undertake training.
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision.
  • Ability to deal courteously and effectively with patrons in ensuring observance of parks rules and regulations.
  • Carpentry skills would be an asset.
  • A demonstrated commitment to the Municipality of Kincardine Health & Safety program.  Certification in this regard will be deemed an asset.
  • Must have a work history that highlights teamwork and a positive attitude.

 

The contract for this position is April – October, 2020.  Scheduled for 40 hours per week (working evenings and weekends may be required). These hours may be subject to change.  This contract position has an hourly rate of pay as follows:  Group NM2 (Step )1 $22.79 + 12.5% payment in lieu of benefits.

 

Job task listing is attached.

 

Qualified candidates are invited to submit electronically a confidential resume no later than 10 a.m. on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 to:

 
Human Resources Department Email: hr@kincardine.ca

CERTIFIED FITNESS INSTRUCTOR (Contract)

A certified fitness instructor will plan and implement high-energy, fun and safe group fitness classes as part of the Municipality of Kincardine Recreation Department’s Fitness program.

 

We require an instructor for a one (1) year contract with experience planning and implementing fitness programs for morning, daytime and evening classes.

 

Our ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience solving problems, working independently and as part of a team, developing fitness programs as well as tracking & monitoring admissions. Strong leadership, ability to work unsupervised and teamwork skills are essential.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Certified Fitness Instructor Specialist, CanFitPro (an asset)
  • Current First Aid & CPR Certification
  • Instructors must also provide a police check

 

This is a one (1) year contract position, with rate of pay of $23.78 per hour, plus 12.5% in lieu of benefits.

 

Please include on your cover letter your availability, specialized certifications, and type of classes you would be interested in teaching.

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Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume in confidence to the undersigned no later than 10:00 a.m., Friday February 21, 2020:

 

Municipality of Kincardine

Human Resources Department

1475 Concession 5

Kincardine, ON  N2Z 2X6

E-mail: hr@kincardine.ca

CASUAL CROSSING GUARDS

 

The Municipality of Kincardine requires the services of casual School Crossing Guards. 

 

The successful applicants will:

  • Be punctual;
  • Have an excellent attendance record;
  • Possess good oral communication skills in dealing with the public;
  • Be able to provide a police check; and,
  • Have a demonstrated work history that highlights teamwork and a positive attitude.

 

This casual, call-in position is required to cover sick time, work overload, vacation time etc. Call-in may be last minute or scheduled. Hours of work will vary.  Rate of pay is $21.95 per hour.

  

Qualified candidates are invited to submit electronically a confidential resume to the undersigned no later than 10:00 a.m. Friday February 21, 2020:

 

Municipality of Kincardine

Human Resources Department

Email:  hr@kincardine.ca 

PROGRAM ATTENDANTS - DAVIDSON CENTRE

 

The Municipality of Kincardine requires the services of Program Attendants to work at the Davidson Centre. 

 

Programs attendant’s tasks include facilitating recreation programs such as kindergym, drop-in gym, sport night, PD day and March Break day camp, skate cruiser and birthday parties.   

 

Applicants must be 15 years of age.  These positions are based on working approximately 4-5 hours per week.  Rate of pay is minimum wage + $1.00.

 

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume in confidence to the undersigned no later than 10:00 a.m. Friday, February 21, 2020:

 

Municipality of Kincardine

Human Resources Department

1475 Concession 5, RR #5

Kincardine, ON N2Z 2X6

E-mail:  hr@kincardine.ca

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