Administrative Assistant, Transit

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 people situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario. Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities, making it an excellent place for a career and raising a family. 

The City of Cornwall seeks a dynamic individual for the position of Administrative Assistant, for Cornwall Transit on a temporary basis. Reporting to the Manager of Transit, you will be responsible for a variety or administrative duties for the Manager of Transit, Supervisors and Transit Staff.

Required qualifications and experience

  • Post-Secondary education in an Office Administration program or equivalent
  • 3 years recent related experience
  • Demonstrated advanced computer skills (e.g. Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Programs)
  • Managing future electronic fare collection system
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • With Cornwall’s rich history in both official languages, bilingualism will also be considered beneficial

This temporary contract is for 35 hours a week for 12 months up to 18 months.

The City of Cornwall offers a starting salary of $58,898 per year.

The deadline for submissions is December 13, 2022. 

To apply, fill out the application form online including your cover letter, resume and proof of qualifications quoting File: 22-227 – Administrative Assistant, Transit

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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