Phone: 705-636-5941   

Fax: 705-636-5759   

Monday – Friday:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Employment Opportunities

Employment and Volunteer Opportunities


The Township of Perry is a charming place to live, explore, and work. We are committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcome applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. Our enthusiastic staff and Council are driven to create an environment for continuous improvement and customer service excellence.

Types of Positions

  • Full-Time Permanent Positions
  • Casual/Part-Time/Seasonal Positions
  • Student Positions

Why Become Part of Our Team?

  • Learning, training, and professional development opportunities
  • Competitive compensation
  • A comprehensive benefit package and pension plan
  • A variety of occupations
  • The opportunity to work with skilled and motivated co-workers in a supportive and fun environment
How Do I Apply?

All our employment opportunities are posted on this site. To apply, please refer to the Current Opportunities below for full details.

When applying, please remember to include your cover letter and resume in a Word or PDF format. Application are accepted by email, fax, or regular mail.

The Township is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free environment. Accommodation can be provided in all steps of the hiring process. For accommodation options and to ensure full and equal access during the recruitment and selection process, contact our office.


Board & Committees

Are you looking to give back to your community by volunteering your expertise, time, and talents as a member of one of the Board or Committees for the Township of Perry?

Boards and Committees provide advice and recommendations to Council. Most committees include appointed members of the public and appointed members of Council. Volunteering on a Board or Committee is a great way to meet new people and share your ideas and talents; provide input into the strategic direction setting and decision-making of the Township; and make a difference in your community.

Qualifications for an Appointment

In order to volunteer on a Board or Committee, you must be a ratepayer or resident of the Township; be 18 years of age or older; a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada; and not an employee of the Township.

Members of Township Boards and Committees are subject to the Township’s current Code of Conduct for Councillors and Board/Committee Members. For more information on the Code of Conduct, please contact the Clerk-Administrator.

Current Vacancies

We are currently seeking applications for appointments to our Property Standards Committee for the 2022-2026 Term of Council. 

Appointments to Committees will be reviewed and approved at a future meeting of Council in December 2022/January 2023. Note: Interviews may be required.

The deadline to submit an application is 4 p.m. on Friday January 6, 2023 to:

The Corporation of the Township of Perry

1695 Emsdale Road, PO BOX 70, Emsdale, ON P0A 1J0

Email: beth.morton@townshipofperry.ca

Fax: 705-636-5759

Attention: Beth Morton, Clerk-Administrator


Current Opportunities

Positions Closing Date Status
Call for Board & Committee Members 

Property Standards Committee (3 to be appointed)
- By-law 2013-23
- Terms of Reference
- Application Form


4 p.m. on January 6, 2023 Currently Accepting Applications




Interested in volunteering in our community? View our Community Events Calendar and contact the event organizer directly.


In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Township of Perry will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection, and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected for an interview, please inform our office of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.

Personal information submitted through this site is collected pursuant to Section 270(a) of the Municipal Act, 2001, and will be used to assist Township staff in the recruitment process. Questions about this collection should be directed to the Township’s Freedom of Information Coordinator at 1695 Emsdale Road, PO BOX 70, Emsdale, ON P0A 1J0, or 705-636-5941.