Regular, Full-Time Receptionist ID: 62818

Deadline Date: 2020/02/25

Location:  sioux lookout

Dedicated to improving lives, the Kenora District Services Board (KDSB) is the integrated service delivery agency providing help and support when you need it. With forward thinking and engaged employees, we deliver Ontario Works, Social Housing, Early Learning and Child Care, and Land Ambulance to current and future clients. We are currently seeking to hire a Regular, Full-Time Receptionist located in Sioux Lookout, Ontario to join our Integrated Social Services (ISS) team. Our employees enjoy a healthy work environment, development opportunities, and an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others.

Posting Date:
 sioux lookout
Start Date:
 37.5 hours/week
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
 Business, Finance and Administration
Key responsibilities include:
Responding to front counter and telephone inquiries regarding all services provided by the KDSB including Child Care, Social Housing, Ontario Works, and Land Ambulance, preparing correspondence, and processing incoming and outgoing mail
Receiving and entering payments into appropriate databases, issuing receipts, and balancing cash 
Receiving maintenance calls and creating work orders
Receiving housing applications and verifying that all information is included with the application
Successful candidates will have or be able to:
Successfully completed secondary school and have a minimum of one year related Administrative/Reception/Office experience
Excellent customer service and communication skills and the ability to handle client concerns in a tactful and sensitive manner
Operate computerized software and office equipment
Make referrals to appropriate services in a timely manner with the ability to prioritize maintenance calls and recognize maintenance emergencies Proven experience to appropriately work with and maintain confidential information
Use judgement in organizing time and prioritizing work load as circumstances require
Provide a satisfactory Criminal Background Check and a valid Ontario Class G Driver's License
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
The hourly wage for this position is $20.97. We also offer an excellent benefits package and participation in the OMERS pension plan. Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume, by email, referencing the competition number in the subject line of the e-mail, on or before February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm local time to the: Human Resources Department Kenora District Services Board Email:

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Holly McGogy
Position Title:
 Human Resources Coordinator
Company Name:
 Kenora District Services Board
Postal Code:
Web Address:

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