Student Municipal Law Enforcement Officer

Municipality of South Dundas

Open Until Filled

Job Description Details:

Job Summary: Reporting to the Chief Building Office, the Student Municipal Law Enforcement Officer position will provide assistance in the administration and enforcement of Municipal regulatory By-Laws including, but not limited to, the Parking By-Law, Animal Control By-Law and Licensing By-Law within the Municipality. The position will respond to inquiries and complaints, provide customer service as required, and perform duties in the areas of beach patrols, parking and By-Law enforcement.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Attend Municipal beaches and parks to ensure patrons are in compliance with capacity, physical distancing, and group-gathering restrictions.

  • Monitor and secure closed or at-capacity parks and beaches.

  • Work with Municipal Law Enforcement Officers in the laying of charges or fines under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act.

  • Manage use, occupancy and capacity at Municipal parks and beaches by deploying and operating traffic and pedestrian control measures.

  • Track and regulate use of parks and beaches, admit and refuse patrons, track and control numbers of patrons using park and beach facilities.

  • Provide By-Law enforcement throughout the Municipality by conducting routine vehicle, bicycle and foot patrols. Monitor for noncompliance of Municipal By-Laws which includes signage, hawkers and peddlers, transient traders, idling, bike and skateboards, display of merchandise, and licenses (i.e.: patio), etc., and offer alternate resolutions to formal charges, when applicable. 

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Enrolled in a post-secondary program in Police Foundations, Law & Security, Criminology, Law Enforcement or a related field.

  • Must be capable of performing the physical requirements of the position.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Office applications; knowledge of Municipal By-Laws would be an asset.

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, public relations and conflict resolution skills.

  • Ability to exercise tact and diplomacy by working independently and as part of an enforcement team.

  • General understanding and appreciation of downtown and local attractions.

  • Valid Class “G” driver’s license in good standing. 

  • Possess a Criminal Record Check with results satisfactory to the Municipality.

This job description is intended to summarize the responsibilities of the job and is not a comprehensive list of all duties to be performed. 

Application Deadline:

Qualified candidates should forward their application, including proof of certifications, marked “Student Municipal Law Enforcement Officers” by 12:00 PM (NOON) on July 24, 2020 to: 

Municipality of South Dundas

Attention: Human Resources

34 Ottawa Street P.O. Box 740

Morrisburg ON K0C 1X0 

or by Email: 

We thank all those applicants who apply and advise that acknowledgement will only be forwarded to those applicants who are invited for an interview.

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.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, if you require this document or any additional documents in an alternative format, please contact our office at 613-543-2673.

Please know that should you require any special accommodations in order to apply for a position or interview for a position with the Municipality of South Dundas, we will endeavor to make such accommodations

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