Job Opportunities


Serving the Municipalities of Burk’s Falls, Joly, Machar,  Ryerson, South River, Strong and Sundridge
Requires a Building Inspector (Contract position maximum 8 months)
Reporting to the Chief Building Official, the successful candidate will conduct plan examinations for compliance with Ontario Building Code & Act, conduct site inspections, investigate complaints and assist the public and contractors in a professional and courteous manner. 
• Qualified with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, with respect to Bill 124, in the following categories: General Legal/Process for Inspectors, House, Small Buildings, Building Services, Structural, Plumbing-All Buildings, and HVAC House • Ability to interpret blue prints and construction drawings • Good working knowledge of the Ontario Building Code Act and Regulations • Three to five years of building construction and / or Municipal Building Department experience. • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills and the ability to write reports and letters. • Good computer literacy skills in a windows based environment. • Must have a valid motor vehicle license (G) classification.
The salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience (salary range $22.00 to $25.00 per hour). The use of your own vehicle may be required.
A detailed Job Description is available on Strong Township’s website at
Please apply with a cover letter and a detailed resume, along with proof of Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing qualifications by 4:00 p.m. on Friday July 27, 2018 to:
Joint Building Committee Attention: Brian Dumas Manager of Building Services/Chief Building Official P.O. Box 1120  28 Municipal Lane Sundridge, ON P0A 1Z0
Phone: 705-384-9444 Fax: 705-384-9445 Email:



We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and is used for the purpose of candidate selection. Strong Township is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available and will be provided upon request in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.



Casual Crossing Guard

The Village of South River requires a BACK-UP CROSSING GUARD for the remainder of the 2018/2019 school year.

Job Summary:

The primary focus is the safety and the safe movement of children to and from school when crossing public roadways and intersections by observing gaps in the traffic and leading children across the roadway or intersection. Crossing Guards are not encouraged to engage in traffic direction or control.

Scope of Work:

Works approximately one hour per day as required, Monday through Friday, during the public school year (September to June). Working conditions will vary depending on the weather of each season during the school year. Specific hours to be worked will be coordinated with the public school and may vary depending on school vacations and professional development days.  This position is to provide relief to permanent crossing guards.

At present the hours are as follows:

Morning:             8:10 a.m. until 8:40 a.m.

Afternoon:          2:55 p.m. until 3:25 p.m.


For more information, please contact the Municipal Office (705)386-2573.


Applications marked "Back-up Crossing Guard" must be received no later than 4 p.m. on  October 31, 2018.


The Village of South River

c/o The Clerk Administrator

P.O. Box 310,

South River, Ontario

P0A 1X0


Or drop off the sealed, clearly marked envelope to;


The Village of South River Municipal Office located at

63 Marie Street

South River, Ontario