Interested in working for the Municipality of Mississippi Mills?

Job openings are posted on this site as they become available. Resumes are only accepted when a specific job opportunity has been posted and/or advertised.

If you require this document or any additional documents in an alternative format, please contact our office at 613 256-2064.  Should you require any special accommodations in order to apply or interview for a position with the Municipality of Mississippi Mills we will endeavour to make such accommodations.

Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of job selection.



$75,725.50 - $93,085.98 (2017 rates)

The Municipality of Mississippi Mills is accepting applications for a full-time Chief Building Official (CBO).

The Municipality of Mississippi Mills is an urban and rural municipality with a population of 13,163 located in the County of Lanark.  The CBO reports to the Planner and is responsible for the following:


.         Conduct plan reviews

.         Process and issue building permits in accordance with all applicable legislation

.         Conduct building inspections

.         Responsible for enforcement of Building Code related matters

.         Review and comment on planning and development related applications

.         Supervise Building Department staff

For a detailed job description, check out our web site at mississippimills.ca


.         A diploma in civil engineering technology or architectural technology or equivalent

.         Qualified and registered with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (QuARTS) in the minimum following categories:  General Legal / Process (Chief Building Official); House; Small Buildings; Plumbing House; Plumbing All Buildings; Large Buildings

.         A minimum of five (5) years related experience

.         Sound working knowledge of computers including MS Office programs, GIS and LandInfo

.         Excellent communication, teambuilding and interpersonal skills

Interested candidates are invited to submit in confidence, a resume outlining their qualifications to the undersigned no later than 12 o'clock noon on August 18, 2017. 

Diane Smithson, CAO

Municipality of Mississippi Mills

Phone:  (613) 256-2064 ext. 225

Fax:    (613) 256-4887

E-mail:  dsmithson@mississippimills.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, and will only be used for candidate selection.

The Municipality of Mississippi Mills is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Job Description - Chief Building Official