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Looking for a career in the municipal sector? Find out how our recruitment process works at the Township of King.

Applying:

To apply, simply view Current Employment Opportunities under the Human Resources section and select the position you are interested in. Applications are assessed based on the information provided in resumes. It is important that you provide full details of your education, work experience and credentials. This information assists us in determining the candidates best qualified for the position. The more complete and comprehensive your resume is the easier it will be to assess your skills, abilities and qualifications.

A wide range of resources are available – many online – to assist you in preparing your resume and interviewing for a career opportunity. There’s helpful information to be gained whether you are new to the employment market or ready to move ahead in your career.

Application Review:

Applications submitted are reviewed by Human Resources and the Hiring Manager. Based on predetermined criteria, applications are assessed and interview candidates are identified. We appreciate all applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Candidate Interviews:

One or more interviews will be conducted by an interview panel which typically consists of a representative from Human Resources and the Hiring Manager. Interviews may include various testing, behavioural based and/or situational questions.

Candidates invited for an interview may be required to provide any of the following documents:

  • A copy of Educational Transcripts

  • Work Samples – Reports

  • Proof of Professional Certification/Licenses specified in the career opportunity

  • Letters of Reference – work related and/or professional

Reference Checks:

With your permission, Human Resources will contact the preferred candidate’s references to gain additional job-related information and verify work history.

Receiving & Accepting the Township’s Offer:

If you are selected as the most qualified candidate, you will be contacted by Human Resources with an offer of employment.

Welcome and Introduction:

Arrangements will be made for the new employee to attend an orientation program, typically on the first day of work. The new employee will also take part in a departmental orientation/on-boarding session with their new Supervisor or Manager.

Do you Require Accommodation?

King Township is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are
therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in all employment activities, in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility Standards. Please let us know if you require any accommodations to ensure you can participate fully and equally during the recruitment and selection process. Some examples may include:

  • Alternate formats for communication material

  • Physical adjustments (e.g. Entryways, furnishings, workstations, keyboard)

  • Technical Aids/assistive devices

Thank you for your interest in King Township.  We strive to attract, develop, and retain a competent, motivated, and diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment.  We offer a comprehensive benefits package as well as professional growth opportunities in support of a lifelong learning climate and culture. We welcome applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds for any full time, part-time, temporary, seasonal, summer student and co-op student vacancies. ​