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Overview of application process

The City of Port Colborne welcomes resumes for only positions that are advertised publicly.  Unsolicited resumes are not kept on file.

Electronic submissions are welcomed (please use the email address below). Please ensure that the Job Title is clearly stated in the subject line of all correspondence. 

If one of the positions sounds rewarding to you please apply with a cover letter and resume to:

Human Resources
City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street
Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8


We thank all those who apply, but advise that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The City of Port Colborne is an equal opportunity employer.   Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. If contacted for an interview, please advise the Human Resources staff of any measures you feel you need to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 (S.O. 2001, c.25) and will be used to select a candidate.


City of Port Colborne

The City of Port Colborne, located on the south coast of the scenic Niagara Region, Niagara’s Port of Call has found the perfect balance – successful industrial and commercial sectors, comfortable and scenic residential areas, sand beaches, unique culinary choices, the world-class Sugarloaf Marina, fishing, golfing, trails, shopping districts along the historic Welland Canal and an energized festival and entertainment scene that includes live theatre – truly a community that adds to the overall Niagara Experience. A great place to work and raise a family!


Water Clerk - Temporary 20 Week Position

The City of Port Colborne is seeking an energetic and motivated professional with superior leadership, communication, analytical, report writing, customer service skills, and political intuition, who works well in a fast-paced environment and can help drive the corporation forward in accomplishing the goals and strategic direction set by Council.  


As a Water Clerk, you will process, maintain and balance all water account records, perform duties as back up to Tax Clerk and receive and record all revenues due to the City as back-up cashier. You will also be responsible for identifying high bill problems and analyse readings and consumptions to review and contact residents to identify reasons for high billings. You will respond to inquiries from the general public on all revenues due to the City including taxes, water, invoices, parking tickets, all licenses, etc.


You must have a 2-year college diploma in Business Administration, Accounting or equivalent. Additionally, you have 2 years experience in a finance environment (municipal is an asset), analyzing and auditing payments and receivables.


Wage: $26.11 per hour.


To confidentially explore this exciting and challenging opportunity,

please submit your resume and cover letter by July 17th, 2019 at 4:00pm and quote

2019-38 Water Clerk to:


City of Port Colborne, 66 Charlotte Street,

Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3C8

Attention: Italia Reeves, Human Resources

Or by e-mail to: careers@portcolborne.ca

Fax: 905-835-2969