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Why work for the EOHU?

If you want to work in an interdisciplinary environment to make a difference in the community, join our dedicated team of health professionals and experience meaningful employment!

For more than 80 years, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) has been a leader in delivering forward-thinking, community-focused public health services. Our achievements are driven by our passionate and energetic team of employees who share a common mission – to improve and safeguard the health and quality of life of our region’s residents.

We believe that in order to provide excellent service to our community, we need to also foster and support the health and well-being of our employees. That’s why the EOHU offers:

  • Compelling benefits
  • An Employee Assistance Program
  • Team Building and Wellness Committees
  • An abundance of professional development opportunities

And in keeping with our commitment to employee wellness, we’ve also implemented more ways to enjoy work-life balance with flexible scheduling, personal days, generous vacation allowance, employee subsidies for investments in physical activities, and more. We’re also pleased to be piloting remote work arrangements to provide our employees with greater flexibility in where and how they work as we look to the future.

Working in Eastern Ontario

With offices in Winchester, Casselman, Alexandria, Hawkesbury, Rockland and Cornwall, our employees enjoy the benefits of working and living in beautiful, affordable and friendly Eastern Ontario – at the doorstep of the Adirondack and Gatineau mountains, the St. Lawrence and Ottawa Rivers and the vibrant urban centres of Ottawa and Montreal.


Our commitment to accessibility

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.


Job postings

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Applications submitted before the deadline will be given priority consideration; however, if a suitable candidate is not found, applications submitted after the deadline may be considered.


Dentist

LOCATION: One position for 1-2 days per week - Hawkesbury

SALARY: To be determined

DESCRIPTION OF JOB:
The Dentist will offer clinical dental services to children and adults, including seniors in a public health dental clinic. The dentist will work in a team environment and provide services for several public funded dental programs for low-income residents.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be registered with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario as a Dentist.
  • Must have experience working with children.
  • Good communication skills in both official languages.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and the use of an automobile.

Applications will be accepted until October 16, 2018.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to:
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Public Health Inspector

LOCATION: 1 Permanent Full-Time position for the Prescott-Russell territories.

SALARY: $64,100.40 to $72,399.60 annually

DESCRIPTION OF JOB:
Working as a member of a Public Health Team, the incumbent will be responsible to carry out inspections, investigations, education in matters related to community health protection, primarily on food safety, water quality and health hazards prevention; and to enforce the provisions of the Health Protection and Promotion Act.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A bachelor degree in Environmental Health or equivalent.
  • Current certificate in Public Health Inspection (Canada).
  • Self motivated and able to complete assigned duties with minimal supervision.
  • Flexibility to respond to varied and shared tasks associated with working in a positive team environment.
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to participate effectively in a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and the use of an automobile.
  • Good communication skills in both English and French.

Applications will be accepted until September 27, 2018.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to:
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Support Clerk

LOCATION: 1 Permanent Full-Time Support Clerk in the Alexandria Office.

SALARY: $39,694.20 to $44,844.80 annually

DESCRIPTION OF JOB:
The incumbent will provide general clerical support to a group of public health staff under the direction of a supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Grade 12 graduate with a minimum of one year experience.
  • One year post secondary training in a program dedicated to the development of clerical skills preferred.
  • Good communication skills in both official languages.
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Word, Windows, keyboarding skills).
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and the use of an automobile.

Applications will be accepted until December 14, 2018.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to:
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Eastern Ontatio Health Unit / Bureau de santé de l'Ontario