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Town of Collingwood

Job Title: Office Support, Fire (Seasonal)
Work Hours: Normal hours of work are thirty-five (35) hours per week, usually Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with a one (1) hour unpaid meal break. Flexibility in scheduling is necessary as there may be the occasional requirement to attend to functions outside of normal work hours, change shifts to work evenings or weekends to accommodate high volume periods or for after-hours customer service initiatives, or to work extra hours as needed.
Wage: $18.44 per hour
Anticipated Start Date: Work Period: May to October 2024

Applications will be accepted until February 20, 2024 at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Collingwood, ON

Job Description

Office Support, Fire (Seasonal)
Job ID#: 2024-15
Job Title:                    Office Support, Fire

Job Type:                  Seasonal Full-Time

Department:              Fire Services

Location:                    on-site

Looking for a summer job? Why not consider working for the Town of Collingwood! Working for the Town can be a fun and rewarding experience with opportunities to grow both personally and professionally, gaining valuable skills and work experience. If you have an interest in pursuing a career in Fire, Emergency planning or Public Administration, this job might be for you!

The Office Support, Fire position performs general clerical duties in the Fire Department; supporting specific department projects, compiling data and maintaining data bases, distributing mail and other documentation as required, responding to enquiries, assisting with coordinating meetings, room bookings and booking station tours. The main duties and responsibilities of the position are in the areas of department projects and administrative support.




The preferred candidate possesses the following:

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
1.            Enrolled in a post-secondary Fire, emergency planning, or Public Administration program or related discipline, including business and computer courses, together with six (6) months of related experience.

2.            Awareness of municipal government practices and legislation related to the Fire services function.

3.            Good administrative, communication, interpersonal, organizational, time management, and public relations skills, together with the ability to use tact and discretion and to deal courteously and effectively with the public and fellow staff members.

4.            Ability to multi-task, cope with interruptions and work under pressure to meet multiple deadlines, exercise discretion and good judgment particularly when handling highly confidential/sensitive information. Possess a high level of initiative and personal integrity.

5.            Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office applications and office equipment. Knowledge of database management an asset.

6.            Valid Class “G” driver’s license and ability and willingness to travel within the community as required.

7.            Possess a current Criminal Record & Judicial Matters Check (Level 2) with results satisfactory to the employer, and a valid standard first aid & CPR/AED Level C certification (or willing to obtain).

To review the full job description and learn how to apply, please visit the Town of Collingwood website:


Employer: Town of Collingwood
How to Apply:
Date Posted: February 2, 2024 Posting Expires: February 20, 2024


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