Community Development Coordinator


Community Development Coordinator

Township of Edwardsburgh Cardinal
Location: Spencerville, Ontario
Posted: November 12th 2018
Deadline: November 30th, 2018
Salary: $47,218-$59,023 annually

Edwardsburgh-Cardinal is a progressive municipality with a population of 7,000 distributed in a dynamic mix of rural areas and small urban centres. The municipality is strategically located for economic development at the intersection of Highway 401 and Highway 416.

The Township of Edwardsburgh Cardinal is seeking an energetic individual to fill the position of Community Development Coordinator. This is a permanent, full-time position.

Reporting to the CAO/Clerk, the Community Development Coordinator assists in the administration of functions related to planning, economic development and recreation.  Functions include administration of various applications under the Planning Act, marketing, communications, media relations, website administration and grant preparation.

Additionally, this position will fulfil statutory requirements under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (Emergency Information Officer) as well as the Occupational Health and Safety Act.

Complete Job Description

  • Post-secondary education in a related field
  • Demonstrated computer skills in various software programs related to website maintenance, internet and social media, and Microsoft Office
  • Able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with coworkers, council and members of the public
  • Uses tact and discretion in dealing with sensitive and highly confidential matters will be a requirement
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and decision-making skills are essential in determining priorities and working to deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in a municipal administrative environment is an asset
  • Completion of, or willingness to pursue, the AMCTO’s Municipal Administration Program will be required.
Additional Information

The Township offers a comprehensive benefits package and is an OMERS employer. The 2018 salary range for the position is $47,218-$59,023 annually, based on a 35 hour work week.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a detailed resume and covering letter in confidence  by 4:30 p.m. on November 30, 2018.

In accordance with MFIPPA, the information gathered will be used for the purpose of job selection.   

The Township of Edwardsburgh Cardinal is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process. Applicants need to make their required accommodations known in advance.

We thank each applicant for taking the time and effort to submit your resume, however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Contact Information
Debra McKinstry, CAO/Clerk
Township of Edwardsburgh Cardinal
PO Box 129, 18 Centre Street,
Spencerville, Ontario, Canada
K0E 1X0

Phone: 613-658-3055 x 104
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