Current Opportunities


Position:  Operator

2018 – Operator- Operations Department

2018 – Public Works- Operator – job description

Department/Location: Public Works

Type: Permanent, Full Time

Union/Non-Union: Union

Closes: 12 noon March 14, 2018


Position:  Various Summer Student positions

2018 – Summer Students

Department/Location: Public Works, Parks and Recreation, Administration, Fire

Type: seasonal

Union/Non-Union: both

Closes: 12 noon April 12, 2018




Employment at the Town

Thank you for considering employment with the Town of Petrolia. We employ full-time staff supported by part-time and temporary staff during the peak seasons.
Positions are within our non-union group or CUPE Local 2393.
Resumes are accepted only when a position has been advertised.

We appreciate the interest of all those who respond; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Personal information is collected to determine eligibility for potential employment, information obtained is collected for candidate selection only and is protected by the Municipal Freedom of Information Act.

The Town of Petrolia is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments, in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)

If you require any accommodation throughout the recruitment and employment process, we will work with you to meet your needs. Please advise the Clerks Department to request an accommodation.

Job seekers looking for opportunities can also visit the County of Lambton job board.

How to Apply

By Fax:
You can fax your resume to the Town of Petrolia at 519-882-3373

By Email:
You can email your resume to the address located in the Department area of the job posting

In Person or By Mail:
You may send or drop off a resume/application form to:

Corporation of the Town of Petrolia
411 Greenfield Street,
Petrolia, Ontario
N0N 1R0

We are open from 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday.

Please ensure to clearly note the Available Position you are applying for when submitting your resume and cover letter.