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Employment Opportunities

More than 78,000 residents rely on the services and programs run by the City of Peterborough everyday. Our 1,300 full and part-time employees strive to be models of public service excellence where integrity, honesty, dignity and respect are valued. We listen, we understand and we are responsive to one another and we never take advantage of our position to further our own interests. We are committed to promoting a safe and healthy work place, believing that no job is so urgent that time and care cannot be taken to do the work safely.  The excellence we strive for everyday shows in our attitude toward our work, one another and in our commitment to providing the very best service to City taxpayers.

The City of Peterborough is an organization that strives to embrace the spirit of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to the City's goods, services and facilities.

If you want to serve this great city, come join our team!

Current Positions Available
Please click on the below links to view our current employment opportunities. Check back regularly as jobs are posted as they become available.

  • Fire Fighter Recruitment
  • Ongoing Recruitment
    • document type pdf Adult Crossing GuardsWe are currently accepting applications for part-time Adult School Crossing Guards. Applications will be kept on file for future vacancies.
    • document type pdf Customer Service AssistantsWe will be accepting resumes on an ongoing basis for Customer Service Assistants at the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre and will hold these resumes on file for future vacancies.
    • document type pdf Extra Board Operators (Transit)We are accepting applications for Extra Board Operators (Transit) on an ongoing basis and will hold these resumes on file for future vacancies (17-P-01)
    • document type pdf Fitness and Aqua Fitness InstructorsWe will be accepting resumes on an ongoing basis for Fitness Instructors and Aqua Fitness Instructors at the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre and will hold these resumes on file for future vacancies.
    • document type pdf Lifeguards & Swimming InstructorsWe will be accepting resumes on an ongoing basis for Lifeguards & Swimming Instructors at the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre and will hold these resumes on file for future vacancies.
    • document type pdf On-Call Early Childhood EducatorsWe will be accepting resumes on an ongoing basis for On-Call Early Childhood Educator positions and will hold these resumes on file for future vacancies.
  • Permanent Positions
    • document type pdf Wastewater Treatment Plant OperatorWe are currently accepting applications until 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 30, 2017 for the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator in our Environmental Protection Division.
  • Seasonal and Temporary Positions
    • document type pdf Arena LabourersWe will be accepting online applications until 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017 for the part-time position of Labourer with the Arena Division. All applications must be submitted via our online application form.
    • document type pdf Case ManagerWe are currently accepting applications until 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, for the temporary position of Case Manager with the Social Services Division.
    • document type pdf Concession AttendantsWe are currently accepting online applications until 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017, for the part-time position of Concession Attendant with the Arena Division. Applications must be submitted through our Concession Attendant online application form.
    • document type pdf Dietary Staff (temporary)We are currently accepting applications until 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 30, 2017, for the temporary position of Dietary Staff with our Social Services/Children's Services Division.