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Employment Opportunities

Updated 17/07/2018

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Rideau Lakes Fire Rescue is seeking high energy, enthusiastic, dedicated and committed individuals for the position of volunteer fire fighters in each of our 4 stations located in Delta, Portland, Elgin and Westport.


Successful candidates will be assigned to work under supervision of officers to combat fires, perform rescue work, administer first aid/CPR, conduct public education programs, inspect buildings for fire hazards and operate and maintain fire fighting apparatus, equipment and fire station.


To be eligible for consideration you must:

  • be educated to Grade 12 graduation or document equivalent;

  • be legally entitled to work in Canada;

  • be capable of handling intense and sustained physical effort to perform all tasks assigned;

  • have no criminal convictions for which a pardon has not been granted;

  • participate in and successfully complete all assigned examinations and tests, including written, oral and physical tests before assignment to active duty;

  • have a DZ driver's license or be willing to obtain one.

Details (pdf)


Application Deadline:  Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 4pm

Attention:  Fire Chief Steve Fournier

1439 County Road 8, Delta, ON  K0E 1G0

1-800-928-2250 Ext 237






The municipalities of Athens, Augusta, Brockville, Edwardsburg Cardinal, Elizabethtown-Kitley, Front of Yonge, Gananoque, Leeds & the Thousand Islands, Merricklville/Wolford, North Genville, Prescott, Rideau Lakes and Westport are recruiting experienced professionals for appointment to the Joint Leeds & Grenville 2018 Election Compliance Audit Committee.


The Municipal Elections Act requires municipalities to establish a Compliance Audit Committee to consider applications requesting audits of election campaign finances.  The Committee may be required to appoint auditors and determine if legal proceedings are required as a result of the auditors’ reports.


Applicants should have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of municipal elections, including campaign financing rules

  • Proven analytical and decision-making skills

  • Experience working on committees, task forces or similar settings

  • Availability and willingness to attend meetings during daytime and evening hours over a four-year term; and

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

The Committee’s term of office is four years, beginning in December 2018. Successful applicants, in good standing, will receive a $100 retainer at the end of each year during the term.


For further information or to obtain an application form please contact

Mary Ellen Truelove, Clerk

1-800-928-2250 Ext 293

Deadline for applications is 4:30 p.m. on June 29, 2018



Application Form

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Tel: 613-928-2251 or 1-800-928-2250 - Fax: 613-928-3097

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