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The Municipality of Brighton is currently accepting applications for the position of Clerk/By-law Administrator.  Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Clerk/By-Law Administrator performs all statutory duties of the municipal Clerk and is responsible for the administration and management of the Clerk’s office while providing professional clerical support to Council.


The successful applicant possesses a Degree or Diploma in Public Administration or Business Management or related discipline, A.M.C.T. designation and a minimum of 5 years progressive experience in a municipal Clerks office environment.  Proven leadership in conducting municipal and school board elections combined with strong research, organizational and teambuilding skills, with developed political astuteness and the ability to exercise tact and diplomacy is required. The preferred candidate brings proven knowledge of the Municipal Act and Regulations, Municipal Elections Act, Vital Statistics Act, Cemetery Act, Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and records management best practices to this position.  Knowledge of Stone Orchard and ICompass software would be a definite asset. 

Salary Range based on 2016 rates:  Grade 18 - $67,586.- $83,872. complemented by a generous benefit package.

Clerk/By-law Administrator job description

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a covering letter and resume clearly marked Clerk/By-Law Administrator Position”, prior to 12:00 noon, February 21, 2017 to the attention of:

Human Resources

Municipality of Brighton

Bx 189, 35 Alice St

Brighton, ON K0K 1H0




To be considered for a student position you must be a minimum of age 16 years and provide proof of registration in a full-time program of education in this academic year and returning to school on a full-time basis in the fall. Capital Infrastructure students will have successfully completed one year in a certified civil engineering technology or civil engineering program.

Positions will be offered pending budget approval.

Student Application Form

Parks Summer Student

To assist in the maintenance of parks, gardens, sports fields, cemeteries, trails and boat launches and perform custodial duties at municipal facilities.  Evening and weekend work required.

Term: May 8 to September 1, 2017             Rate: $12.50/hour; $13.00 for returning students

Parks Student job description

Public Works Operations or Capital Infrastructure Summer Student

To assist in the construction and maintenance of municipal infrastructure including roads, ditches, culverts, water and waste water collection systems and buildings. Capital Infrastructure students will also assist in construction design and project reviews and the municipal capital asset management program. 

Term:  May 8 to September 1, 2017           Rate: $12.50/hour; $13.00 for returning students

Public Works Operations Student job description

Public Works Capital Infrastructure Student job description

Downtown Business Improvement Association Student

To assist in the maintenance of the Brighton Downtown core with duties including litter collection, side walk sweeping, cleaning, weeding, planting, trimming and other duties as assigned

Term: weekends in June increase to 20 hours/week in July & August, 2017         Rate: $11.00/hour

DBIA Student job description

To apply: submit a completed Application Form to hr@brighton.ca by Noon, Monday, April 17, 2017.  Forms are available to download from the link above or pick one up at the Municipal Office, 35 Alice Street, Brighton

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Personal information collected will be used in accordance with The Municipal Act and The Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and shall only be used in the selection of a suitable candidate.

Alternative formats of job postings and accommodation during recruitment are available upon request by contacting Human Resources at hr@brighton.ca. The Corporation of the Municipality of Brighton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.