Request for Interest - Outdoor Rink Maintenance

Request for Interest

Outdoor Rink Maintenance 

The Municipality of West Nipissing, through its Community Services department is seeking interested individuals for winter maintenance of outdoor rinks for the 2016-2017 season at the following locations: Cache Bay, Field, Goulard Park (rink), Goulard Park (skating oval), Lavigne and River Valley. Work to commence when weather permits.

Specications for rink operations can be obtained by contacting the undersigned. Interested individuals must submit a detailed resume and demonstrate candidate qualications, experience and motivation in operating an outdoor rink. Experience operating an outdoor rink would be considered an asset.

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Resumes will be received by the undersigned until 12 p.m. (Noon) on Monday, November 7th, 2016.

Marc Ayotte
Facilities Manager
The Corporation of the Municipality of West Nipissing
Tel.: 705-753-0160 or 705-358-0890
Fax: 705-753-3950
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Employment Opportunity - Part-time Fitness Instructor

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THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF WEST NIPISSING 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

PART-TIME FITNESS INSTRUCTOR

Job Title: Fitness Instructor (Part-time)

Position Description:

  • Maintain a good and positive image of the Community Services Department to members of the public, generally by providing a welcoming, helpful and professional service
  • To provide safe and appropriate programs to customers
  • To actively encourage new ventures and suggesting appropriate activities to potential customers
  • To prepare areas and equipment for classes as and when required
  • To provide high quality fitness programs to our valued customers

Qualifications / Experience:

  • First Aid, CPR and AED an asset
  • Minimum 1 year experience as a fitness instructor considered an asset
  • Bilingualism is an asset
  • Personal Training Certificate is considered an asset
  • Aquatic Instructor Training is considered an asset

Position Start Date: November 2016

To Apply: Please forward a detailed resume quoting the relevant posting no later than 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016.

Resumes can be dropped off in a sealed envelope at:

The Corporation of the Municipality of West Nipissing
Attention: Stephan Poulin, Director of Economic Development and Community Services
101-225, Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, ON  P2B 1T1

or resumes can be sent electronically to:

Stephan Poulin, Director of Economic Development and Community Services
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We would like to thank all who apply, but only those applicants selected for an interview will be acknowledged.

Note: Personal information collected from applications is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used to determine qualifications for employment.

 

Employment Opportunity - Part-time Clerk

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THE CORPORATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF WEST NIPISSING 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

PART-TIME CLERK
(WEST NIPISSING COMMUNITY AND RECREATION CENTRE AND MUNICIPAL OFFICE)

The Municipality of West Nipissing is seeking to hire a part-time Clerk for general reception and secretarial duties at the West Nipissing Community and Recreation Centre and the Municipal Office.

Requirements:

  • Minimum two year post-secondary education (secretary, business or related fields) or equivalent experience in the work force
  • Fluent in both official languages (oral and written)
  • Working knowledge of computers, printers and general office equipment (ex. Facsimile, stamp machine & others as required)
  • Knowledge of Word, WordPerfect, Excel & municipal or industry software
  • Working knowledge on Internet functions (ex. e-mail, MS Outlook, and/or others)
  • Problem solving capabilities
  • Defibrillator training (where required)
  • Demonstrated organization and time management skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Excellent customer service skills – ability to answer the telephone in a courteous and professional manner to the satisfaction of the employer

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To Apply:

Please forward a detailed resume quoting the relevant posting no later than 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016.

Resumes can be dropped off in a sealed envelope at:

The Corporation of the Municipality of West Nipissing
Attention: Stephan Poulin, Director of Economic Development and Community Services
101-225, Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, ON  P2B 1T1

or resumes can be sent electronically to:

Stephan Poulin, Director of Economic Development and Community Services
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We would like to thank all who apply, but only those applicants selected for an interview will be acknowledged.

Note: Personal information collected from applications is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used to determine qualifications for employment.

 

Temporary Appointment - West Nipissing Police Services Board

Temporary Appointment - West Nipissing Police Services Board

 

The Municipality of West Nipissing invites applications from interested individuals wishing to serve the community by becoming a temporary member of the West Nipissing Police Services Board, pursuant to resolution no. 2016/428 passed at the meeting of Council held on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016.

 

Interested individuals may submit their letters of interest including a completed “Volunteer Profile Application Form” to the undersigned by regular mail, by fax or by e-mail, as soon as possible. The application form is available to download here: 

Melanie Ducharme
Municipal Clerk/Planner
101-225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
P2B 1T1
Tel.:
705-753-2250 ext. 6926
Fax:
705-753-3950
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Third Street and Demers Street Resurfacing

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NOTICE - Third Street - Demers Street October 18th 2016 Bilingual

Cache Street and Levac Road Resurfacing

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NOTICE - Cache Street - Levac Road October 17th 2016 Bilingual

Request for Quotation - 2016-CS917 - Sturgeon River House Museum Dock Repair and Re-Decking

Request for Quotation

2016-CS917 - Sturgeon River House Museum Dock Repairs and Re-Decking

CLOSING: Quotations will be received before 3 p.m. (local time) on Tuesday, October 25th, 2016.

The Municipality of West Nipissing is accepting quotations to supply labour, equipment and material to repair and re-deck the existing permanent dock at the Museum located at 250 Fort Road, Sturgeon Falls, Ontario. The scope of work shall include but not limited to: removing existing decking, removing section of dock and level dock stringers all as per specifications.

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QUESTIONS / CLARIFICATIONS

Jonny Bélanger
Building Inspector / Project Administrator
Municipality of West Nipissing
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Small Business Week 2016

Small Business Week 2016

Celebrating entrepreneurs and their contributions to our regional economy.

Small Business Week 2016 WEBSITE

Spill Dam Opened Due to Emergency (Sturgeon Falls)

A message from West Nipissing Power Generation Limited

Due to an emergency, the spill dam has been opened to lower the level of the Sturgeon River (upstream). Water levels will be returned to normal as soon as possible.

Request for Quotation - 2016-CS916 - Sturgeon River House Museum Deck Reconstruction

Request for Quotation 

2016-CS916 - Sturgeon River House Museum Deck Reconstruction

CLOSING: Quotations will be received before 3 p.m. (local time) on Thursday, October 13th, 2016.

The Municipality of West Nipissing is accepting quotations from contracteurs to supply labour, equipment and materials for the reconstruction of the Sturgeon River House Museum covered deck located at 250 Fort Road in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario. The scope of work shall include but is not limited to: removing existing decking, guards, stairs, ramp and floor joist down to built-up beams and to rebuild the deck to 2012 Ontario Building Code standards.

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Questions and Clarifications:

Jonny Bélanger
Building Inspector / Project Administrator
Municipality of West Nipissing
101-225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
P2B 1T1
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Kids' Safe Halloween

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Kids Safe Halloween 2016

Verner Fitness Room Hours - Friday, October 7th, 2016

Please be advised that the Verner Fitness Room will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Noon) on Friday, October 7th, 2016.

Empowering Seniors Conference

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Empowering Seniors Conference 2016 WEBSITE

Pinterest Live Gallery at the Sturgeon River House Museum

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Pinterest Poster 2016 revised ENG WEBSITE

Employment Opportunity - Rink Attendant

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Rink Attendants 2016

Request for Proposal - 2016-CS14 - Richelieu Playground

Request for Proposal 

2016-CS14 - Richelieu Playground

CLOSING: Proposals will be received before 3 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

The Municipality of West Nipissing will be accepting proposals for a new playground structure to be provided at the Richelieu Park located on Park Street in Sturgeon Falls. The scope of work generally includes the design, supply and installation of playground equipment.

To view/download the request for proposal document, please click on the link below:

QUESTIONS AND CLARIFICATIONS

CONTACT: Jonny Bélanger
Building Inspector / Project Administrator
Municipality of West Nipissing
101-225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
P2B 1T1
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Franco-Ontarian Day and Cabaret Jeunesse

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23 septembre 2016 final WEBSITE

Mobile Workshop - Véloroute Voyageur Cycling Route

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Invitation Letter - Route Champions

Fall Hours (2016) - Minnehaha Bay Municipal Marina

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Fall Hours - 2016 Bilingual

New Manager of Public Works Selected

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Shawn Remillard has been selected and has accepted the position of Manager of Public Works for the Municipality of West Nipissing.

Shawn is a lifelong resident and a former employee of the Municipality. He has held increasingly responsible positions having worked for us as plant operator then having served as Operations Supervisor for the City of North Bay from 2006 to 2010. He was then promoted to Operations Manager overseeing 3 supervisors and 33 full-time employees. Shawn was both directly and indirectly responsible for infrastructure reconstruction including water, sewer, storm management as well as the restoration of asphalt roadways, curbs and sidewalks.

Mr. Remillard is a proven leader who is well liked and respected by all who work with him. He will be a valuable addition to the management team in West Nipissing.

Shawn is looking forward to ”coming home” to share his expertise with the rest of the team.  He will be assuming his new role commencing Monday, September 19th, 2016.  We look forward to his contribution.

 

Blue-green Algae in the West Arm (Lake Nipissing)

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A blue-green algae bloom has been reported in the West Arm of Lake Nipissing near the West Arm Narrows. For more information on blue-green algae, please consult the Fact Sheet (see above link).

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Click here to view the PDF (News Release).

MR-Blue Green Algae 2016 08 26 - 1 OF 2 WEBSITE

2016 Fall Festival

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Interested in becoming a vendor* at the 2016 Fall Festival? Click here.

*All spaces for vendors have sold out, however a waiting list has been created in case of cancellation.

Fall Festival 2016 WEBSITE revised

FREE Outdoor Movie & Fireworks

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Outdoor Movie and Fireworks WEBSITE REVISED

Invitation to Tender - Interior Renovations (Statistics Canada Sturgeon Falls Regional Office)

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INVITATION TO TENDER

Interior Renovations (Statistics Canada Sturgeon Falls Regional Office)

TENDER DOCUMENTS: Click here.

OWNER: The Municipality of West Nipissing

PROJECT TITLE: West Nipissing Statistics Canada Workplace 2.0

PROJECT LOCATIONS: 225 Holditch Street, Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, P2B 1T1

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Interior renovations and related work to the existing Statistics Canada Sturgeon Falls Regional Office.

ARCHITECT:
Perry + Perry Architects Inc.
174 Larch Street, Suite 201, Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 1C6
Tel.: 705-688-0440
Fax: 705-688-0439
Attention: Chris Perry

DOCUMENTS ISSUED: Electronic (PDF) Tenders Documents may be obtained at the office of the Architect no sooner than Friday, August 19th, 2016 @ 2:00 p.m.

QUOTATIONS RECIVED: On or before Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 @ 2:00 p.m. at the Municipality of West Nipissing

MANDATORY SITE MEETING: Thursday, August 25th, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. 

$125,000 OTF Grant Provides the West Nipissing Community of Cache Bay with New Possibilities to get Active

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Press Release - August 17th 2016 - ENG Cache Bay Park Page 1 WEBSITE

Press Release - August 17th 2016 - ENG Cache Bay Park Page 2 WEBSITE

Whooping Cough Outbreak in West Nipissing Declared Over

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NR-Whooping Cough Outbreak Declared Over 2016-08-04 002 Page 1

NR-Whooping Cough Outbreak Declared Over 2016-08-04 002 Page 2

Official Grand Opening - Cache Bay Splash Park and Playground

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In case of rain, the Official Grand Opening will be held inside the Cache Bay Community Centre.

Cache Bay Park Grand Opening - 2016 Bilingual WEBSITE - revised 2

Complete Fire Ban - Municipality of West Nipissing

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09-08-2016 

PUBLIC NOTICE 

COMPLETE FIRE BAN 

Please be advised that all burning permits are now suspended until further notice (permits may be extended or money refunded). As of Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 there is a Complete Fire Ban in the Municipality of West Nipissing.

Richard Maranda
Fire Chief

 

Water Testers - Municipality Issues Notice

The Municipality of West Nipissing has received complaints regarding individuals going from door to door, identifying themselves as municipal employees. They claim to need access to the residence in order to test the water. Please be aware these individuals are not working for the Municipality. If they contact you, do not let them into your home. Please report it immediately to the West Nipissing Police Service at 705-753-1234.

 

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