Our current job postings are listed below. Please submit your application to our Human Resources Department. Subscribe to this page (bottom of page) to get email alerts about new job postings. 

Junior Planner

Those interested in the position are invited to submit their resume in Word or PDF format to the attention of Human Resources, by email. This process will remain open until position are filled. A detailed job description is available upon request.

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Position Overview: Under the direction of the Planning, Building and Economic Development Director, the candidate person will carry out a variety of tasks related to the urban planning, including the communication of information and technical advice to requests from the public concerning requests for information on different properties, minor variances, severances, rezoning applications. The junior planner will assist the building officials with the approval of site plans related to the building permit application.

Skills, Competencies, and Knowledge:

  • A college or university degree in the field of urban planning, geography or law;
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience in the municipal or private sector;
  • A working knowledge of the Planning Act, by-laws and zoning bylaws is an asset;
  • Ability to work efficiently under time restraints as well as communicate in a professional manner.

Language Requirements: Excellent proficiency in understanding, speaking, reading and writing of both French and English (preferred).

Compensation: We offer competitive compensation according to qualifications and experience.

Municipal Planner

The Planning department of the Township of Russell is currently seeking a motivated individual for the above-mentioned position. Under the direction of the Planning, Building and Economic Development Director, the Planner will be responsible for processing requests related to zoning amendment, site plan and plans of subdivision and drafting of relevant planning development policies. The candidate will ensure that safety, quality and efficiency are respected in the planning process and monitor on-going projects. In addition, the Planner will be responsible for preparing reports, follow up on internal and external communications related the projects as well as prepare research projects. The Planner will work with other professional disciplines and municipal authorities to deliver high quality services to our clients and consultants. The candidate will also represent the Planning Department at various committees on issues related to planning.

Skills, Competencies, and Knowledge:

  • A post-secondary education in Planning or Geography or other related field.

  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of work experience in a municipal or private environment in the field of urban planning.

  • Member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute (OPPI).

  • Advanced knowledge of office software, including, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook

  • The ideal candidate must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, work well under pressure and be able to set priorities.

  • Excellent organizational, communication, research and report writing skills and interpersonal skills.

  • Must work well in a team environment.

  • Able to maintain confidential information.

Language Requirements: Excellent proficiency in understanding, speaking, reading and writing of both French and English.

Compensation: We offer competitive compensation according to qualifications and experience.

Those interested in the position are invited to submit their resume in Word or PDF format to the attention of Human Resources, by email. This process will remain open until position are filled. A detailed job description is available upon request.

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Bartender (Part-Time / When Required)

Requirements:

  • Must be 18+;
  • Current Smart Serve Certification required;
  • Must be motivated and able to work a flexible shifts including weekday evenings, weekends and holidays to meet operational needs;
  • Open shifts are made available to all bar employees;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • Requires some physical effort such as lifting, pulling and carrying, and;
  • Ability to handle large crowds.

Compensation: The salary is $14/hour.

Submit your resume in Word or PDF format clearly stating the desired position by email at jobs.emplois@russell.ca. The Township wishes to thank all applicants who apply, but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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School Crossing Guards

Under the supervision of the Director of Public Safety and Enforcement, this position is responsible for the safety of school children at assigned street crossings for designated hours each day the schools are in session.

Primary Activities:

  • Direct and maintain discipline among children going to or returning from school in crossing streets in assigned areas during designated hours.
  • Provide gaps in traffic to permit the crossing of school children at designated crossings.
  • Report vehicles failing to obey traffic regulations at school crossings.
  • Report to proper authorities’ accidents involving school children or vehicles in the vicinity of the school crossing areas.
  • Perform other job-related duties as required.

Compensation: The compensation is fixed at $16 per crossing.

Those interested in the position are invited to submit their resume to the attention of Human Resources by email at: jobs.emplois@russell.ca or contact the By-law department at 613-443-3066 extension 2320 for further details. This process will remain open until positions are filled.

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Receptionist at St-Jean/La Croisée Daycare (Part-Time)

The receptionist will be responsible to greet the parents and children and point in the right direction within the Daycare.

  • Respond to parents’ requests;
  • Perform various administrative tasks;
  • Provide general supervision to ensure the safety and well-being of the children and the property;
  • Possibility to work with a group of children

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older;
  • Valid and Negative Criminal Record Check - Vulnerable Sector (within six months);
  • Current certification including first aid/CPR
  • Work hours from 6:30 am to 9:00 am and 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm with the possibility of full-time hours during holiday and school vacations
  • Excellent proficiency in understanding, speaking, reading and writing of French.

  • English is an asset.

Compensation: The compensation is fixed between $15.05 and $16.98 per hour.

How To Apply: Submit your resume clearly identifying the desired position, in Word or PDF format by email at jobs.emplois@russell.ca or in person at 717 Notre-Dame Street, Embrun. This job posting is open until the position is filled.

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Graduate Educators at St-Jean/La Croisée Daycare

The Graduate Educator will be under the supervision of the Daycare Manager and will be responsible for delivering an educational program including activities that are geared toward children's development, their health, their security and their well-being and ensure professional and efficient management of the programming and activities of the service.

Requirements:

  • College degree in Early Childhood Education or in the process of completing an apprenticeship program;

  • Be a member of the Association of Early Childhood Educators Ontario;

  • Valid and Negative Criminal Record Check - Vulnerable Sector (within six months);

  • Hold a valid CPR and First Aid certification;

  • Must be 18 years or older;

  • Excellent proficiency in understanding, speaking, reading and writing of French.

  • English is an asset.

Compensation: The compensation is fixed between $18.80 and $21.28 per hour.

How yo Apply: Submit your resume clearly identifying the desired position, in Word or PDF format by email at jobs.emplois@russell.ca or in person at 717 Notre-Dame Street, Embrun. This job posting is open until these positions are filled.

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Non-Graduate Educators at St-Jean/La Croisée Daycare

The Non-Graduate Educator will be responsible for delivering an educational program including activities that are geared toward children's development, their health, their security and their well-being.

Requirements:

  • Please include all current certification including first aid/CPR

  • Valid and Negative Criminal Record Check- Vulnerable Sector (within six months).

  • Candidates must be 18 years or older.

  • Excellent proficiency in understanding, speaking, reading and writing of French.

  • English is an asset.

Compensation: The compensation is fixed between $15.05 and $16.98 per hour.

How to Apply: Submit your resume clearly identifying the desired position, in Word or PDF format by email at jobs.emplois@russell.ca or in person at 717 Notre-Dame Street, Embrun. This job posting is open until these positions are filled.

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We appreciate the interest of all candidates, but advise that only those selected for interviews will be contacted. In compliance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, all personal information gathered during the process will be used for recruitment and selection purposes only.

Accessibility in Recruitment and Employment

The Township of Russell is committed in providing accessible employment practices that comply with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact our Human Resources Department.

The Township of Russell promotes the principles of diversity and inclusion and adheres to the tenets of the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. We encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples and persons of all races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.