Job Posting 79346

Barrier Free Design Counsellor
March of Dimes Canada
London area
London, ON
closes in 5 days (Fri, 21 Jan)
full time
Location/Lieu: 291 King Street, London, ON N6B 1R8
Position/Poste: Barrier Free Design Counsellor – Full Time
  • Review and assist HVMP applicants with the development of home and vehicle modification grant proposals
  • Ensuring that homes and vehicles being modified are eligible based on guidelines, any modifications made are safe and accessible, and that appropriate materials have been used
  • Ensure that the requirements for program operation laid out by the Ministry of Community and Social Services are met
  • Ensuring monthly service and spending targets are met
  • All information in our client management systems, including financial information, is updated accurately, within timelines
  • Maintains current knowledge of products and legislation related to program 
Qualifications/Compétences requises:
  • Post-secondary degree or previous experience in a design field, universal design/barrier-free design, health care, and social services field  
  • Previous experience with equipment and assistive devices used in home modifications and/or knowledge of the vehicle modification industry
  • Familiar with universal design concepts, Ontario Building Code, CSA Accessibility standards for the built environment and AODA
  • Ability to communicate positively and effectively both in verbal and written form
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; a team player that has the ability to accept responsibility, and to cooperate and communicate with others to accomplish organizational goals
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure
  • Ability to manage a large caseload
  • Highly organized and strong time management skills
  • Strong customer service focus
  • Fluency in French will be considered an asset
Applications accepted until/Candidatures acceptées jusqu’au (mm/dd/yy) January 21, 2022
Send application and resume to/Adressez votre demande d’emploi et curriculum vitae à:
Name: Lisa Kelly
Position: Team Leader, Barrier Free Design Counsellor
Address (#, street/rue, suite, city/ville, province, postal code): 291 King Street, London, ON N6B 1R8
Telephone: 519-642-3700
Fax: 519-432-4923


March of Dimes Canada has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by receiving all required doses of a vaccine approved by Health Canada at least 14 days prior to the commencement of their employment, or as otherwise recommended by public health authorities. We will provide reasonable accommodation to individuals who are unable to be vaccinated for medical reasons or on the basis of any other protected ground, as required under applicable human rights legislation.


March of Dimes Canada is committed to a workforce that is reflective of the diverse populations that we serve. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), and accessibility standards across Canada, March of Dimes Canada will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive, equitable and accessible.

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