Jobs with the County

Please view our current job opportunities and learn how you can apply to join our team.

Current opportunities

Job TitleDepartmentClosing Date
Registered Nurse Golden Plough Lodge Ongoing Recruitment
Registered Practical Nurse Golden Plough Lodge Ongoing Recruitment
Personal Support Worker Golden Plough Lodge Ongoing Recruitment
Sorter(s), Material Recovery Facility Public Works Ongoing Recruitment
Administrative Clerk, Engineering Public Works Thursday, March 30, 2023
Shift Superintendent Northumberland Paramedics Monday, April 3, 2023
Student Assistant, Engineering Public Works Wednesday, March 29, 2023
Student Assistant, Photographer/Videographer (Tourism & Economic Development) Economic Development, Planning & Strategic Initiatives Wednesday, March 29, 2023
Administrative Clerk, Material Recovery Facility Public Works Thursday, April 6, 2023
Student Assistant, GIS Public Works Thursday, April 6, 2023

Our services

Northumberland County provides a number of services from many departments including: 

  • Communications
  • Community and Social Services
    • Food 4 All
  • Corporate Services
    • Northumberland County Archives
    • Northumberland County Forest
  • Economic Development, Planning and Strategic Inititatives
    • Business & Entrepreneurship Centre Northumberland
    • Northumberland Tourism
    • Ontario Agri-Food Venture Centre
    • The Factory
  • Finance and Treasury
  • Golden Plough Lodge Long Term Care Home
  • Information Technology
  • Northumberland Paramedics
  • Public Works
    • Engineering
    • Facilities
    • Road Operations
    • Waste Operations

Human resources

The role of the Human Resources department is to foster organizational effectiveness by recruiting and maintaining professional, skilled and dedicated staff to allow the County's nine departments to perform as effectively as possible. We believe our people are our most important resource and our goal is to implement programs and practices that align with our mission, vision, core values and Strategic Plan.

Student bursary

Are you interested in a career in local government?  The Ontario Municipal Administrators' Association (OMAA) offers a $5,000 bursary award for students currently enrolled in an Ontario post-secondary program that has the potential to lead to a career in local government.