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Interested applicants wishing to apply to the City of Niagara Falls must submit a detailed resume during a recruitment drive before the closing date.

Current Opportunities

Lifeguards & Swim Instructors

Division: Recreation & Culture
Close Date: 8/6/2021
Rate/Salary:$16.58 Hourly


Director Planning, Building and Development

Division: Planning, Building and Development
Close Date: 8/13/2021
Rate/Salary:$132,917.00 - $166,146.00 Annual

Volunteer Firefighter

Division: Fire Department
Close Date: 9/9/2021
Rate/Salary:$10.00 - $27.50 Hourly

The City of Niagara Falls is now accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Firefighter. The deadline to apply is Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 4:30pm.

Here are some of the mandatory qualifications:
• Must reside within the area of volunteer response
• Be at least 18 years of age
• Be legally entitled to work in Canada
• Possess a High School Diploma or equivalent
• Possess a valid Ontario Class “G” Driver’s Licence and have an acceptable driving record
• Not have any criminal convictions for which a pardon has not been granted

For a complete list of the required and preferred qualifications, residency parameters, important details regarding performance expectations, the general recruitment process, please review the Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment Information Guide (to download, follow the Supporting Document link).

To Apply:
Complete and submit the Application Form, along with the required documentation, by September 9th (to download the form follow the first link shown under the job posting's attachments).

Information Session (August 23rd):
Interested candidates are strongly encouraged to attend the Fire Department’s Information Session being held August 23, 2021 from 7:00pm – 8:30pm at Station 6 (8037 Schisler Road).  Registration is required to attend the session; email [email protected] by Thursday, August 19th to secure a seat.

Contact 905-356-7521 ext. 4317 or 4279 or email [email protected]

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those advancing through the selection process will be contacted (initial communication is by email).

Part-time School Crossing Guard

Division: Transportation Services
Close Date: 12/31/2021
Rate/Salary:$18.12 - $18.45 Hourly

Please complete the School Crossing Guard Application Form to apply to this posting (resumes may also included).

Specific crossing locations we are looking to hire for:
- Thorold Stone Rd. @ Confederation
- Morrison @ Homewood
- Kalar @ Rideau
- Portage @ St. John (near Sobey’s)
- Willoughby @ Welland
- Victoria @ Valley Way (mornings only)
- Morrison/Portage (by the Credit Union) (Tuesdays and Wednesdays only)
- Riall/St. Andrew (northend) (Fridays only)