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
Client Services Coordinator

Reporting to the Manager of Dufferin County Community Support Services, the Clien

Dufferin County Closed
Equipment Operator/Labourer (Permanent Full Time)

Reporting to the Working Foreman, the Equipment Operator/Labourer will operate various construction equipment, snow removal equip

Dufferin County Closed
Chief Building Official - Permanent Full Time

Reporting to the Director of Development and Tourism, the Chief Building Official is responsible for for duties regulated under t

Dufferin County Open
Archives Assistant - Temporary Part Time (4 months)

Working 21 hours per week, the Archives Assistant will assist the Archivist in the cataloguing of two major Archival collections,

Museum of Dufferin, Mulmur Township Closed
Engineering Project Manager - Permanent Full Time

Reporting to the Manager of Engineering, the Engineering Project Manager provides leadership, technical advice, and administrative support to the P

Dufferin County Open
Assistant Manager of Operations (Permanent Full Time)

Reporting to the Manager of Operations, the Assistant Manager of Operations (working 40 hours per week) provides leadership and administrative supp

Dufferin County Closed
Three (3) Casual Housekeeping/ Laundry Aide

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

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Open
Director of People and Equity

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), the Director of People and Equity will bring s

County of Dufferin Administration Office, Orangeville In Progress
Job Posting C62-21 Casual Transportation Driver

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

Mel Lloyd Centre, Shelburne Open
Home Assistant

Aiding with tasks that require no hands-on resident care supporting staff from various departments including Nursing, Food Servic

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Closed

Current Job Opportunities at Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home

Title Intro text Location Status
Three (3) Casual Housekeeping/ Laundry Aide

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

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Open
Home Assistant

Aiding with tasks that require no hands-on resident care supporting staff from various departments including Nursing, Food Servic

Dufferin Oaks LTC Home, Shelburne Closed
Casual Housekeeping/ Laundry Aide

Reporting to the Housekeeping/ Laundry Manager, the Housekeeping/ Laundry Aide can be scheduled to

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Closed
Accounting Clerk - Payroll & Benefits

Reporting to the Office Manager, the Accounting Clerk performs a variety of accounting and clerical functions primarily related t

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home In Progress
Nursing Assistant (Student position)

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse / Registered Practical Nurse this student position is responsible for helping residents

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Dietary Aides

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

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Nurses Aides - Summer Students

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse / Registered Practical Nurse these student positions are responsible

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Part Time Registered Nurse (RN)

Under the direction of the Director of Care and Assistant Director of Care, the Registered Nurse is responsible for performing fu

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Student Dietary Aides

Under the direction and supervision of the Food Services Manager these student positions are responsible

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Registered Practical Nurses (Part-time)

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, the Registered Practical Nurse is responsible for the care of reside

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open

Internal Careers

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

Title Intro text Location Status
Job Posting 1623-21 Temporary Part Time Personal Support Worker (PSW52)

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and/or Registered Practical Nurse, the Personal Support Worker is responsible for provi

Open
Job Posting 1622-21 Temporary Part Time Personal Support Worker (PSW34)

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and/or Registered Practical Nurse, the Personal Support Worker is responsible for provi

Open
Job Posting 1621-21 Temporary Part Time Registered Practical Nurse (RPN16)

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, the Registered Practical Nurse is responsible for the care of residents in their assig

Open
Job Posting 1620-21 Regular Part Time Registered Practical Nurse (RPN10)

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, the Registered Practical Nurse is responsible for the care of residents in their assig

Open
Job Posting 1619-21 Temporary Student Dietary Aide (x2)

Performs dietary tasks, which include food delivery, dishwashing and general dietary procedures.

Open
Job Posting 1618-21 Regular Part Time Housekeeping/ Laundry Aide (HLF01)

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

Open
Job Posting 1617-21 Permanent Part Time Adult Day Program Worker

Reporting to the Manager of Dufferin County Community Support Services, the Adult Day Program Worker is responsible for the directing a

Mel Lloyd Centre, Shelburne Open
Job Posting 1616-21 Temporary Full Time Administrative Clerk

Reporting to the Manager of Dufferin County Community Support Services, the Administrative Clerk is responsible for preparing and distr

Mel Lloyd Centre, Shelburne Open
Job Posting 1615-21 Temporary Casual Cook

Performs dietary tasks, which include all facets of food preparation and delivery, under the supervision of the Food Services Manager and/or Charge

In Progress
Job Posting 1614-21 Regular Part Time Personal Support Worker (PSW66)

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and/or Registered Practical Nurse, the Personal Support Worker is responsible for provi

In Progress

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