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Regional Clerk

Niagara Region

Great Careers & Healthy Lifestyles
Located between lakes Erie and Ontario, the Niagara region consists of some of Canada’s most fertile agricultural land, the majestic Niagara Falls and a dozen communities that are rich in both history and recreational opportunities.
With over 3,000 employees, Niagara Region is responsible for such diverse areas as land use planning, transportation, water and wastewater treatment, waste collection and management, emergency medical services, public health, children’s services,  and seniors’ programs to name a few. Niagara Region offers great career opportunities in municipal service and our competitive salaries, attractive benefits, and wealth of programs will support your personal wellness and professional growth.

Niagara Region is committed to building communities where every individual is supported to maximize their potential, achieve their goals and enhance their quality of life and social well-being. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we respond to the fundamental needs of Niagara’s most vulnerable citizens through a spectrum of integrated programs and partnerships:


Reporting to the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, the Regional Clerk is responsible for ensuring the fulfillment of all statutory duties as prescribed in provincial legislation and the full range of customer oriented services for delivering the legislative process.  This role also acts as key advisor to the Regional Council, Regional Chair, Committee Chairs, the CAO and the Corporate Leadership Team. 


The successful candidate has:

  • Demonstrated experience in overseeing the management of the Corporate Records, Legislative Support, Printing and Mail Services and all activities related to Freedom of Information and Privacy.
  • Demonstrated experience for the overall management and operation of the legislative process for Council, Standing Committees and special committees.
  • The ability to do medium to long range people resource planning for the division, ensuring work quality and key deliverables.
  • Experienced in developing, managing, and administering annual and multi-year Capital and Operating budgets
  • 7 years’ experience in administrative and policy development, in a government or municipal setting
  • 10 years’ experience as a Clerk or Deputy Clerk (preferred)
  • Post-secondary degree in Public Administration, or related discipline
  • AMCT designation (preferred)
To Apply:

Uncover the wonder of the Niagara Region and join a team dedicated to meeting tomorrow’s challenges…!  

To view the full job description and requirements, visit our Careers page: Job Opening# 18140.

Let us know why you would be an excellent team member by submitting your online application no later than Friday, March 31, 2017 before midnight by visiting our ‘Careers’ page at

We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. We value Choice, Honesty, Respect, Partnerships, and Service. If you share the same passion, we want to hear from you.

Regional Clerk Niagara Region Ontario

Expiry Date: 2017-03-31
Date Posted: 2017-03-10
Province: Ontario
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