(Temporary for approximately 12 months with possible extension)

The City of Guelph is a vibrant community with over 120,000 people located in the heart of Southern Ontario, just one hours driving distance from Toronto.  Set in a picturesque natural setting, Guelph is known for its rich architectural heritage, growing economy and excellent quality of life - all good reasons to consider a career in this beautiful city.

Job Summary:

Resumes are being accepted for the position of temporary position of Hydrogeologist within the Guelph Water Services Division of Environmental Services Department. Reporting to the Manager of Technical Services and under the advisement of the Water Supply Program Manager, the successful applicant will provide professional project management, hydrogeological support, technical expertise and guidance in advancing program recommendations of the City’s Water Supply Master Plan and achieving the  mandate of Guelph Water Services of providing consumers with a safe, consistent supply of high quality drinking water while meeting, exceeding, and continually improving on legal, operational, and quality management system requirements.

Guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph’s Corporate Strategic Plan and committed to the Corporate Values of integrity, excellence and wellness, the successful candidate will assist in the achievement of the Community Vision – to be the city that makes a difference.




$43.30-$54.12 per hour

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants are invited to apply using our online application system by Sunday, April 30, 2017. Please note all applicants must complete the online questionnaire specific to this position at the time they submit their resume and cover letter in order to be considered. Proof of qualifications will be requested at the interview stage.

To access the online application system, please visit the job posting listed on http://guelph.ca/employment-careers/ and click on the “Apply for this job” icon. Instructions will follow.

The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.

Personal information collected through the recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment. We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer.