Legislative Assistant

  • Post Date: June 3, 2021
  • Apply Before: June 17, 2021
  • Applications 0
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Job Overview

We’re recruiting energetic and dedicated people who share our values of professionalism, teamwork, respect, honesty and commitment. You’ll be joining a team of dedicated, professional and committed co-workers, willing to go the extra mile. Our mission is to lead and serve Fort Erie by pursuing opportunities, leveraging partnerships and managing our resources to achieve growth. The bar is set high, but we will help you reach it!

As the Legislative Assistant, you will provide administrative assistance to the Manager, Legislative Services/Clerk and support meetings of the Council and Committees of Council and the Corporation.  You will be responsible to attend meetings of Council when required by the Clerk and to take and produce Minutes, prepare by-laws and act as the staff and Committee liaison to Committees.

You will apply your technical knowledge of office administration, MS Office, Excel, Lotus and Council meeting management software applications to assist the department.  Your post-secondary education in Office Administration or equivalent is complemented by a minimum of four years related experience and knowledge of the Municipal Act, 2001, meeting rules/procedures/protocols, legal and procedural terminology, and records management.  Your general knowledge of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, Planning Act, Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act is combined with your ability to take shorthand or speed writing, attention to detail, procedure, accuracy and proofreading skills, is paramount.

The salary range is $62,321 – $74,778 annually for this non-union position, based on 37.50 hours weekly.

If you are looking for an opportunity to learn and grow and promote positive change in a friendly, safe environment, we’d love to hear from you!

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To apply for this position please visit our website at www.forterie.ca.  The deadline for receiving applications is 12:00 NOON local time on Thursday, June 17, 2021. Only applicants chosen for interviews will be contacted. Personal information is collected pursuant the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended to determine eligibility for employment.  The Town of Fort Erie is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation is available to candidates upon request.

Job Detail
  • Offered Salary$60,000+
  • Career LevelEntry Level
  • Experience4 Years +
  • SECTORMunicipal Government
  • QualificationDiploma
  • Application Closing Time17.06.2021 12:00
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