Township of Terrace Bay Employment Opportunity

Posted on January 31, 2024

The Corporation of the Township of Terrace Bay requires an ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Full-Time Position (non-union)

The Township of Terrace Bay is seeking a highly motived individual to fill a vacancy on its administrative team.  The position will provide confidential administrative support to the CAO/Clerk, Treasurer/Deputy Clerk, Fire Chief, Chief Building Official, By-law Enforcement Officer, Mayor and Councillors, and occasionally to other senior staff; and to act as Recording Secretary for Council and other committee meetings.

Three to five years previous work experience in a senior secretarial position which included handling confidential information and dealing with the public is acceptable. The ideal candidate will have similar administrative and secretarial experience, preferably in a municipal or government setting. The position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as strong computer literacy. Candidates should possess a high school diploma, and ideally one to two years of post-secondary training, in a related discipline.

The salary offered will range from $55,763 to $67,184 commensurate with experience.  The Township of Terrace Bay also offers a competitive benefits package.  A detailed job description can be obtained by inquiring with the municipal clerk, below.

A cover letter and resume outlining education, qualifications, and experience will be received by the undersigned up to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 14, 2024 sealed in a clearly marked envelope indicating its contents or via email to the address below with the subject line “Administrative Assistant – CONFIDENTIAL”

J. Hall, CAO/Clerk
Township of Terrace Bay
P.O. Box 40
Terrace Bay, Ontario, POT 2WO

Phone: (807) 825-3315 ex.7108

We thank everyone for their interest in the position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  The Township may keep this posting active until a suitable candidate is found.

The Township of Terrace Bay (the “Township”) is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free environment. Accommodation will be provided in all steps of the hiring process, upon request. Please advise the Township if you require any accommodations to ensure you can participate fully and equally during the recruitment and selection process, in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, as amended, and will be used for the purpose of candidate selection.