Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities


January 17, 2019

 

 

 

Hiring:  CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER / CLERK

 

 

The Municipality of Magnetawan is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Chief Administrative Officer / Clerk (CAO/Clerk), as the incumbent is moving out of the area to be closer to family. The anticipated start date for this position is March 18, 2019

 

Magnetawan is located in the heart of Parry Sound District, just three hours north of Toronto, with a permanent population of 1390. This population more than doubles in the summer months due to our beautiful lake systems and numerous recreational opportunities.

 

The CAO/Clerk exercises organizational leadership for senior management and all Municipal staff. The successful candidate will possess an innovative eye for problem solving and policy development, coupled with strong political acuity, and superior organizational and time management skills. The CAO/Clerk is responsible for the duties as detailed in the Municipal Act and Municipal legislation, and is the primary advisor to Council on all matters, including policy development and management of the Municipality’s business affairs.

 

Magnetawan is a community of lakes and forests, with recreational opportunities around every corner, including cycling, hiking, fishing, canoeing and too many more to list. This position is ideally suited to an individual who desires the pace and quality of life in a small community and who is looking to lead a dedicated and progressive Senior Management Team.

 

To discuss any accessibility requirements, please visit www.magnetawan.com or contact Nicole Fraser, Interim Clerk-Administrator: clerk@magnetawan.com; 4304 Highway #520, Magnetawan, ON, P0A 1P0; 705-387-3947.

 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to the Interim Clerk-Administrator in electronic or paper form by Friday, February 15, 2019 at 3:30 PM. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Please see the job description below:

CAO/Clerk Job Description 01.17.19

 

 


January 17, 2019

 

HIRING:  PUBLIC WORKS SUPERINTENDENT

 

The Municipality of Magnetawan is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Public Works Superintendent (PWS), as the incumbent PWS will retire at the end of 2018. The position will be posted until a suitable candidate is found.

 

Magnetawan is located in the heart of Parry Sound District, just three hours north of Toronto, with a permanent population of 1390. The Municipality maintains 50 km of surface treated roads, 185 km of gravel roads and 25 bridge and large culvert structures. The Municipality operates two year-round landfill sites which are also managed by the PWS.

 

The successful candidate will possess an innovative eye for problem solving and program development, coupled with superior organizational and time management skills. The Public Works program has strong support from Council, senior management and the community, including:

  • A fleet of public works vehicles that are under five years of age;
  • A healthy taxable assessment, with approximately 15% of the annual discretionary budget dedicated to public works capital projects;
  • A 3% increase in the 2018 budget for asset management (primarily roads and bridges); and
  • A dedicated and experienced Public Works staff.

 

We are a community of lakes and forests, with recreational opportunities around every corner, including cycling, hiking, fishing, canoeing and too many more to list. This position is ideally suited for an individual who desires the pace and quality of life in a small community and who is looking to work alongside a dedicated and progressive Senior Management Team.

 

To discuss any accessibility requirements, please visit www.magnetawan.com or contact , Nicole Fraser, Interim Clerk-Administrator: clerk@magnetawan.com; 4304 Highway #520, Magnetawan, ON, P0A 1P0; 705-387-3947.

 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to, Nicole Fraser, Interim Clerk-Administrator in electronic or paper form. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Please see below the full job description:

Public Works Superintendent Job Description 01.17.19