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
Housekeeping Aide Float - Temporary Full-Time

As a Housekeeping Aide, the successful candidate will be responsible for the overall cleanliness of the work area to which they are assigned.

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Open
Dietary Aide

Reporting to the Food Services Manager, the Dietary Aide is responsible for meal and nourishment service, simple food preparation, clea

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Open
Maintenance Worker - Permanent Part Time

Under the direction of the Environmental Services Manager, the Maintenance Worker is responsible for preventative maintenance and

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Open
Housekeeping / Laundry Aide - Temporary Part-time

Reporting to the Environmental Services Manager, the Housekeeping/ Laundry Aide can be scheduled to work as either a Housekeeping or Laundry Aide.

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Open
County Forest Manager - Permanent Full Time

Reporting to the Director of Public Works/County Engineer, the County Forest Manager is responsible for the management of the Duf

Museum of Dufferin & County Forest Sites Open
Resident Care Manager, Permanent Full-Time

Reporting to the Director of Care, the Resident Care Manager provides front-line leadership and support for coordination of care.

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne In Progress
Programming and Outreach Coordinator, Permanent Full-Time

Reporting to the Museum Services Manager, the Programming and Outreach Coordinator conducts tours of the museum's exhibitions and

936029 Airport Rd, Mulmur ON Open
Building Code Enforcement Inspector - Temporary Full Time

Reporting to the Chief Building Official (CBO), the Building Code Enforcement Inspector is re

Remote & 30 Centre Street, Orangeville ON & Various locations throughout Dufferin County In Progress
Engineering Review Lead - Permanent Full Time

Reporting to the Manager of Engineering, this role utilizes strong organizational and technical skills working with municipal sta

Remote & 30 Centre Street, Orangeville ON In Progress
Program Assistant - Early Years and Child Care - Permanent Full Time

Reporting to the Program Manager, the Program Assistant  in the Early Years and Child Care division of Community Services provide

Remote & 30 Centre Street, Orangeville ON In Progress

Current Job Opportunities at Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home

Sorry currently there are no job opportunities

Internal Careers

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

Sorry currently there are no job opportunities

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

Some services continue to be offered by appointment only. Please call before visiting.

519.941.2816

W. & M. Edelbrock Centre, 30 Centre Street, Orangeville, ON L9W 2X1

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