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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
    • document type msword Firefighter RecruitmentOur Firefighter recruitment process is currently closed. Our next recruitment is expected to take place in 2019.
  • 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 Arena LabourerWe are currently accepting online applications for part-time Arena Labourer. Applications will be kept on file for six months. Candidates will be contacted as positions become available. Click here for the Arena Labourer online application form.
    • document type pdf Customer Service AssistantsWe are currently accepting ongoing applications for the part-time position of Customer Service Assistant with the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre.
    • 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 Instructors and Personal TrainersWe will be accepting resumes on an ongoing basis for Fitness Instructors and Personal Trainers 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.
    • document type pdf Youth and Program StaffWe are currently accepting applications on an ongoing basis for Youth and Program Staff at the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre. Applications will be kept on file to fill vacancies as they become available.
  • Permanent Positions
    • document type pdf Commissioner, Infrastructure and Planning ServicesWe are currently accepting applications until Friday, November 2, 2018, for the position of Commissioner, Infrastructure and Planning Services. Applicants must submit their resume, in PDF form, to the Phelpsgroup directly.