The Municipality of Port Hope is a remarkably picturesque community located on the shore of Lake Ontario and nestled in the Northumberland Hills. With a population of 16,500 and thriving business and tourism sectors, Port Hope is an active, vibrant, healthy, and caring community. The Municipality is committed to delivering all services in a courteous, informative, and prompt manner. As a service-based industry our most valuable resource is a solid, efficient staff of highly skilled, qualified, and motivated employees.

We are an equal opportunity employer; accommodations are available, upon request, in the recruitment process for applicants with disabilities who have been selected for an job interview.

We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those candidates selected for a job interview will be contacted. 

Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and is used to determine eligibility for potential employment.

General Applications

To submit a general application or Volunteer Firefighter application download an application form. Completed forms may submitted at one of our Municipal offices, faxed to 905-885-7698 or e-mailed to

A valid and satisfactory Police Records Check will be required prior to start of employment.  For employment within the Parks, Recreation and Culture department, the Police Records Check should also include the Vulnerable Sector Search.  

Fitness Instructors
  • Open Date: 07/06/2018
  • Close Date: 08/19/2018
  • Category: Independent Contractor

Summary: The Municipality of Port Hope is looking to expand their fitness program offerings and is seeking applications from Independent Contractors to lead the fitness programs.  Do you have the skills and qualifications to lead programs such…

Transportation Operations Manager
  • Open Date: 08/09/2018
  • Close Date: 09/03/2018
  • Category: Permanent - Full Time

Summary: The Transportation Operations Manager is responsible for the efficient and costeffective management of the Transportation division, both urban and rural area,including roadside environment and infrastructure, fleet maintenance, waste transferoperations,…