Careers

The Corporation of the County of Dufferin strives to foster a workplace where individuals can maximize their potential. We endeavour to attract, engage, develop and celebrate exceptional people in public service through a workplace environment that is inclusive, supportive and reflective of the diverse community we are honoured to serve. With our belief that people are the most important and valuable asset to a Corporation, the Human Resources Department is responsible for offering support services to the many different departments throughout Dufferin County.

Our responsibilities include:

  • Strategic Workforce Planning
  • People and Talent Management
  • Organizational Development
  • Health, Safety and Wellness
  • Compensation and Benefits .

A career in public service is a rewarding opportunity to apply your skills and expertise to meaningful work that will improve people’s quality of life.

Dufferin County is looking for talented individuals who want to make a positive difference in our community. We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages, as well as opportunities for career development and professional advancement. Please explore this site to learn more about joining our team.

Why Join Dufferin County

The Corporation of the County of Dufferin has a rich history and strong commitment to delivering high quality programs and services to our community. We are looking for skilled, committed, and motivated individuals to join our team who share our values and vision to consistently deliver a high quality of life and caring for all our citizens. We are proud to provide a variety of exciting and rewarding career opportunities. Please review the job vacancies posted to learn more about how you can make a difference at Dufferin County. 

Dufferin County will only accept online employment applications for posted job vacancies. Unsolicited applications or general applications submitted to the human resources department will not be held on file for potential future vacancies. Job vacancies that are open to the public will be posted on our web-site.

NOTE: We thank all applicants for taking the time to submit an online application, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Corporation of the County of Dufferin is an equal opportunity employer. We support an inclusive culture and encourage individuals with diverse identities, backgrounds, and abilities to apply.

Personal information submitted will be used for the purposes of each individual competition only, in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Current Job Opportunities

Title Intro text Location Status
Student Dietary Aides

We are currently recruiting for caring and compassionate Student Dietary Aides.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne In Progress
Casual Transportation Drivers

Dufferin County Community Support Services (DCCSS) is a not-for-profit agency funded by the Central West Local

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed
Snow Plow Operators

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Equipment Operator/Labourer will be responsible for operating an

Primrose Open
Community Service Worker - Housing (Temporary Contract Approx. 12 months)

The successful candidate will have a diverse set of responsibilities covering all aspects of

Community Services Department Closed
Health and Safety Advisor

Reporting to the Director of Human Resources (HR), the Health and Safety Advisor is responsible for the development and imp

County of Dufferin Administration Office, Orangeville In Progress
I.T. Technician - Permanent Full Time

The County of Dufferin sits on the fringe of the Greater Toronto Area, about 100 kilometres northwest of Toronto.

County of Dufferin Administration Office, Orangeville Closed
Part Time Facilities Worker - Winter Seasonal

The County of Dufferin sits on the fringe of the Greater Toronto Area, about 100 kilometres northwest of Toronto.

Shelburne Closed
Registered Practical Nurses (Part-time)

These positions are responsible for the care of residents

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Open
Part Time Personal Support Workers

Personal Support Workers assist residents at Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home with activities of daily living.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Open
Equipment Operators/Labourers

Winter Seasonal positions available.

County of Dufferin Operations Centre Closed

Internal Careers

Check here for internal job postings for CUPE, ONA, and non-union staff.

Title Intro text Location Status
Job Posting 1318 - RFT PSW Line 17

Completion of a certified Personal Support Worker course.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed
Job Posting 1319 - TPT PSW Line 49

Completion of a certified Personal Support Worker course.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed
Job Posting 1321 Temp PT RPN Line 8

Medication administration & treatments.

Ensures provisions of resident care.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed
Job Posting 1320 - 19 RFT PSW Line 7

Provides resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Services.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed
Job Posting 1322 RPT PSW Line 23 PSW44

Provides resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Services.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed
Job Posting 1323 RPT PSW Line 4 PSW28

Provides resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Services.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed
Job Posting 1317 - RPT PSW Line 18

The Personal Support Worker provides resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, Shelburne Closed

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I apply for a position?

    Individuals must be legally entitled to work in Canada, and must be at least 18 years of age in order to be considered an eligible candidate for any position at the County. Applications must be submitted online to hr@dufferincounty.ca. In the event you require an alternate method of submitting your application, please contact the Human Resources Department by calling 519.941.2816.

    Additional qualifications may be also required, which are unique to each position and the nature of the job. Applicants should carefully review the “Minimum Qualifications” listed under each job posting to determine whether they meet the eligibility criteria for that particular position.

    Dufferin County is an equal opportunity employer, and we strongly encourage individuals with diverse identities, backgrounds, and abilities to apply.

  • Can I submit a resume at any time?

    Dufferin County will only accept resumes and employment applications for posted job vacancies, up to the date and time listed on posting. Late submissions will not be accepted. Unsolicited applications or general applications submitted to the Human Resources department will not be considered or held on file for potential future vacancies.

  • Can I get notifications about new job postings?

    Coming soon!

  • How will I know if the County received my application?

    When a resume is submitted electronically to hr@dufferincounty.ca, a confirmation message is sent; this confirms your application has been received. If you do not receive this confirmation, please call 519.941.2816 and ask to speak to the Human Resources Department.

    To help staff provide you an answer quickly please have the title of the position for which you have applied.

  • Have I been selected for an interview?

    We would like to thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted directly. Personal information will be used to determine eligibility for potential employment and is pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

  • What if I require accommodations?

    Accommodations for persons with disabilities will be provided, on request, to support candidate participation in all aspects of the recruitment process. Please inform Human Resources at 519.941.2816 if you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process. Dufferin County is committed to an inclusive recruitment and hiring process that respects the dignity and independence of people with disabilities.

Contact Careers

519.941.2816

55 Zina Street, Orangeville ON, L9W 1E5

Monday through Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm