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
Planning Manager

Reporting to the Director of Development and Tourism, the Planning Manager is responsible for leading and managing all land-use p

30 Centre St., Orangeville & East Garafraxa Township Office Open
Landlord Liaison (8-month contract)

Reporting to the Housing Supervisor, the Landlord Liaison will work closely with Housing staff, community service providers and h

30 Centre Street., Orangeville, ON Open
Asset Management Financial Analyst

Reporting to the Manager of Corporate Finance/Treasurer, the Asset Management Financial Analyst assists with the execution of the

30 Centre St., Orangeville, ON Open
Accounting Clerk - Resident Services

Reporting to the Office Manager, The Accounting Clerk – Resident Services is responsible for the initial orientation to the Home

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
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 Open
Human Resources Generalist - Temporary Full Time Contract

Reporting to the Director of Human Resources (HR), the Human Resources Generalist is responsible for all facets of the unio

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home In Progress
Temporary Part Time Home Assistant - Dufferin Oaks

Reporting to the Director of Care, the Home Assistant is responsible for aiding with tasks that require no hands-on residen

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home In Progress
Administrative Support Specialist - Building (12-month contract)

This position is responsible for providing administrative support to the Building Services Department, which includes assis

30 Centre Street., Orangeville, ON 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

Internal Careers

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

Title Intro text Location Status
Job Posting 1553-21 TPT PSW Line 51

Responsible for providing resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Serv

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1552-21 RPT PSW Line 77

Responsible for providing resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Services.

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1551-21 RPT PSW Line 57

Responsible for providing resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Serv

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1550-21 RPT PSW Line 65

Responsible for providing resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Serv

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1549-21 TPT RPN Line 10

Responsible for medication administration, treatments, provisions of resident care and supervision of PSW’s, HCA’s & Nurses’

Open
Job Posting 1548-21 RPT RPN Line 10 - RETRACTED

Responsible for medication administration, treatments, provisions of resident care and supervision of PSW’s, HCA’s & Nurses’

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1547-21 TPT RPN Line 6

Responsible for medication administration, treatments, provisions of resident care and supervision of PSW’s, HCA’s & Nurses’

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1546-21 RPT PSW Line 75

Responsible for providing resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1545-21 RPT PSW Line 74

Responsible for providing resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Serv

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open
Job Posting 1544-21 RPT PSW Line 69

Responsible for providing resident care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and Director of Resident Serv

Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home Open

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

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519.941.2816

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

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