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Part-Time and Seasonal Positions Available

Posted to News & Notices on Mar 20, 2019

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently recruiting for the following available positions:

  • Part-Time, Septic Inspector (Building Department)
  • Part-Time, Parks & Recreation Labourer (Parks & Property Department)
  • Seasonal, General Equipment Operator (Roads Department)

Successful applicants will be required to provide an acceptable driver's abstract and a criminal reference check.

If you are interested in receiving a more detailed job description for one of the positions above, please email bmccaw [at] highlandseast [dot] ca requesting a copy of the specific posting.

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Ontario Invests in Small and Rural Municipalities to Improve Service Delivery and Efficiency

Posted to News & Notices on Mar 20, 2019

Today, Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing announced a one-time investment for many of Ontario's small and rural municipalities.

Highlands East will be receiving a one-time payment intended to help modernize service delivery and reduce future costs through investments in projects such as: service delivery reviews, development of shared services agreements, and capital investments.

To read more visit: https://news.ontario.ca/mma/en/2019/03/ontario-invests-in-small-and-rural-municipalities-to-improve-service-delivery-and-efficiency.html

Advisory Committee Volunteers Needed

Posted to Committees, Council, News & Notices on Mar 18, 2019

The Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East is currently seeking applications from members of the public for appointments to the following committees:

  • Economic Development and Business Committee (6 Public Members)
  • Housing and Grants Committee (6 Public Members)

Appointments shall be for the term of Council (4 Years). Members of the public interested in serving on the Housing and Grants Committee or the Economic Development and Business Committee are asked to submit an application on the prescribed form to the Office of the CAO no later than Noon on April 16, 2019. Please mark confidential.

Application forms are available for download below.

Shannon Hunter, CAO/Treasurer Corporation of the Municipality of Highlands East
P.O. Box 295, Wilberforce, Ontario, K0L 3C0
shunter [at] highlandseast [dot] ca
705-448-2981 Ext. 431

For further information, contact Shannon Hunter by email at shunter [at] highlandseast [dot] ca

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Compressor for Keith Tallman Memorial Arena Tender P-05-2019

Posted to Downloads, News & Notices on Mar 18, 2019

Tenders will close Friday, May 17, 2019 at 1PM. Tenders on the prescribed Tender Form (available for download below) and sealed in an envelope clearly marked as such shall be received by Jim Alden, Property Supervisor at the following address:

The Municipality of Highlands East, Municipal Office
2249 Loop Road, PO Box 295
Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0
Attention: Jim Alden

Tender forms will be opened Friday, May 17, 2019 after closing at 1:05PM at the Municipal Office.

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Fire Committee Agenda & Minutes for March 11, 2019

Cardiff Outdoor Ice Rink Closed

Posted to News & Notices on Mar 15, 2019

As of February 15, 2019 the Cardiff Outdoor Ice Rink is closed due to weather conditions.

Highlands East Celebrates its Volunteers on April 13th

Posted to Events, News & Notices on Mar 11, 2019

Highlands East Council and Staff would like to invite everyone to attend a Volunteer Recognition Breakfast on April 13th from 9AM to 11AM at the Lloyd Watson Community Centre.

We would like to recognize and thank sincerely all of the volunteers in Highlands East for their contributions that make out Municipality a great place!

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Request for Proposal: Organizational & Compensation Review

Posted to Downloads, News & Notices on Mar 11, 2019

RFP-A-03-2019: Organizational & Compensation Review

The Municipality of Highlands East is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to undertake a review of municipal service offerings, staff resources, and workplace options.

Sealed proposals addressed to:

Shannon Hunter, CAO/Treasurer Municipality of Highlands East
2249 Loop Road, Box 295
Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0

Clearly marked “RFP for Organizational & Compensation Review -
RFP A-03-2019” will be received until 4:00PM EST on Thursday, April 11th, 2019.

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Request for Proposal: Condition Assessment for Municipal Facilities

Posted to Downloads, News & Notices on Mar 11, 2019

RFP-B-02-2019: Condition Assessment for Municipal Facilities

The Municipality of Highlands East is requesting Proposals from prospective Proponents to prepare comprehensive condition assessments for the municipality’s facilities. The resulting product will enable the Municipality to manage its facility portfolio on a rationalized, efficient and effective basis that meets industry best practices and provincial standards.

Sealed proposals addressed to:

Shannon Hunter, CAO/Treasurer Municipality of Highlands East
2249 Loop Road, Box 295
Wilberforce, ON, K0L 3C0

Clearly marked “RFP for Condition Assessment for Municipal Facilities - RFP-B-02-2019” will be received until 11:00AM EST on Thursday, April 18th, 2019.

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2019 Summer Student Job Opportunities

Posted to News & Notices on Mar 8, 2019

The Municipality of Highlands East is currently recruiting students for summer employment for 2019.

If you are currently enrolled in secondary school or a post-secondary program and returning to school in September 2019, you are encouraged to apply for an opportunity.

The following various positions are available with the municipality:

  • (2), Sewage Disposal System Maintenance Inspectors (Building Department)
  • (2), Parks & Recreation Attendants (Parks & Property Department)
  • (1), Information Centre Student (Economic Development Department)
  • (1), Clerical Assistant (Administration Department)
  • (2), Summer Landfill Attendants (Environmental Department)
  • (6), Lifeguards (Pool & Beach Summer Swim Program)

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