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General Office Clerk

Job ID: 17,639

Date Posted:
Mar 18, 2020
Job Title:
General Office Clerk
$16.51 - $18.77 per hour
Job Category:
Administration, Business & Finance
Aurora, ON

Job Description:

The Town of Aurora is looking for a General Office Clerk to work four (4) days a week supporting the Procurement Services division. The incumbent will be responsible for providing clerical and administrative support for procurement staff, including but not limited to telephone answering, creating and maintaining files, conducting Procurement extensions, working with Vadim – iCity software for Purchase Orders, and other general office administration functions as required.


Town of Aurora


To be considered for this position you must possess at least one (1) year of experience performing general administrative duties, preferably in a procurement public sector environment. You are proficient with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and have knowledge of voicemail, photocopying, and fax. You have the ability to prioritize work and be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines and deal effectively and courteously with the public and staff. Being enrolled in the Principles of Effective Public Purchasing Certificate Program through The Ontario Public Buyers Association is considered an asset. 

Successful applicants to this position will be required to provide a Police Criminal Record Check that is satisfactory to the Town prior to their start date. 

How To Apply:

If you are interested in joining our dedicated team of municipal professionals, please forward your resume to:

Human Resources, 
Town of Aurora,
100 John West Way, Box 1000,
Aurora, Ontario, L4G 6J1

or email to: hr@aurora.ca by March 29, 2020 quoting reference number 20-31

The Town of Aurora is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to recognizing and celebrating the diversity of opinion, talent and expertise that make each person unique. We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants requiring accommodation are asked to contact Human Resources. Applicant information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used to determine qualifications for employment with the Town of Aurora. Questions about this collection of personal information should be directed to the Manager of Human Resources at 905-727-3123.


Advertised Until:

Mar 29, 2020


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