Bilingual Administrative Clerical Support

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 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 to build a career and raise a family.  

The Human Services Department Department is seeking a bilingual Administrative Clerical Support to assist the Program Supervisor and front line staff in completing day-to-day activities by assisting in a clerical support capacity including filing, receiving applications, reception duties and any other assigned duties as required. 

This position could be in either the Ontario Works, Child Care or Housing Division.  The location could be in either of our offices in Cornwall, Winchester, or Alexandria. 

Our candidates must possess one year or more post-secondary training in office administration; Possess 1 - 2 years recent experience in an office setting performing clerical duties; Demonstrate ability to perform general office procedures including preparation of memos, letters, spreadsheets and scheduling appointments; Strong computer knowledge and experience is required (preferably with SAMS, word processing and spreadsheets); Must demonstrate strong interpersonal, organization and communication skills; Must be fluent in both official languages (English & French). Candidates must possess and maintain a valid unrestricted driver’s license and have access to a vehicle.

The City offers a competitive hourly wage starting at $26.82 per hour for a 35 hour work week plus a comprehensive benefits package.

The deadline for submissions is February 3, 2023.

To apply, fill out the application form online attaching your cover letter, resume and proof of qualifications quoting file #: 23-02 – Bilingual ACS

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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