Employment Opportunities

Employment with the Municipality of McDougall


The Municipality of McDougall is an equal opportunity employer committed to meeting its obligations under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require disability related accommodation to participate in our recruitment process, 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.

Collection of Personal Information

Please be advised that personal information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of candidate selection.

Current Employment Opportunities 

The Municipality of McDougall is a single tier municipality located in the District of Parry Sound situated beside the Town of Parry Sound and on the shore of Georgian Bay.  With a population of 2700 and 268 square km size McDougall comprises small urban, rural and vast wilderness areas within its jurisdiction.

The Municipality of McDougall is seeking a permanent full time experienced, motivated, and organized individual to fill the role of Fire Chief and Municipal Enforcement Chief with McDougall Protective Services. The Fire Chief, as a member of the Senior Management Team participates in the development and implementation of corporate goals and objectives both within Fire and Municipal Enforcement Services and across the organization. The incumbent directs the overall administration, financial management, and operations of the McDougall Fire Department and Municipal Enforcement Services which is comprised of Suppression, Prevention, Public Education and Municipal Enforcement within the parameters of the Municipal mission and values and the Fire Protection and Prevention Act. This position also includes coordinating emergency and disaster response in McDougall as the Community Emergency Management Coordinator.

The successful candidate will possess 10 years of Fire Officer experience with experience in public administration, financial or human resources management an asset.  Additional qualifications and work experience are specified in the full job description.

·         Hold a valid, unrestricted Ontario Driver’s License Class "D” with a "Z” endorsement (or out of province equivalent).


·        Possess specialized training in disaster/emergency preparedness and response.

To explore this opportunity further, we invite qualified applicants to forward their resume and covering letter, by 1:00 p.m. on August 9, 2021 to:


Tim Hunt, CAO

Municipality of McDougall

E-mail: thunt@mcdougall.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. We will accommodate the needs of qualified applicants under the Human Rights Code and the AODA in all aspects of the hiring process, upon request.


Municipality of McDougall is seeking a Director of Operations.
Responsible for leading the Operations and Infrastructure Department, including strategic leadership, management and administration of a broad operations portfolio including Roads, Fleet Maintenance, Parks, Facilities, Capital Projects, Public Works, Water and Waste Water and Waste Management. This is a full time position with a full benefit package and pension plan.
Minimum Qualifications:
Certified Engineering Technologist; Five (5) years experience at a senior management level in a municipal public works environment with experience preparing/analyzing and administering capital and operating budgets.
Resumes and cover letters will be received in confidence by no later than 3:00 p.m. July 21 , 2021 by the CAO Tim Hunt at (thunt@mcdougall.ca)