Job Posting 88177

Administrative Assistant
Caledon Community Services
Halton / Peel area
Bolton, ON
closed 6 days ago (Thu, 29 Sep)
full time

Position Details:  Permanent Full-Time, 35 hours/week (Monday – Friday)

Location:  On-site, Caledon Community Services, Main Office, 18 King Street East, Bolton, ON

Deadline to Apply: October 5, 2022

We encourage interested candidates to apply early as applications will be reviewed throughout the job posting time period.

Agency Overview: 

Within our own six community service locations, six Peel Living buildings, and throughout the entirety of the Town of Caledon, Caledon Community Services (CCS) is helping shape the future of a caring and engaged Caledon community. We turned 50 last year! Our programs address community needs in a uniquely challenging and increasingly diverse GTA community. CCS is home to Caledon’s only accessible transportation program, the Exchange Community Hub that includes food supports and a range of activities, the Caledon Specialist Clinic, and personal support services for seniors. We offer settlement services and language classes for newcomers and comprehensive employment services for job seekers and local businesses. We provide paid training programs for Caledon youth as well as exciting internships and volunteer opportunities. Finally, we open our doors to the community daily within our two fabulous retail shopping destinations that support all of our programs. The breadth of our services makes for compelling opportunities to attract new friends and raise support for our work.   Learn more at

Our Customer Service Vision:  Making it Easy to Ask, Participate and Give


Position Overview: 

Administrative Assistant is responsible for the provision of a broad range of administrative support services to the CEO and Senior Management and for ensuring that CCS Front Reception services are effectively and efficiently delivered to clients and the public.


Position Deliverables/Accountabilities:  Under the general direction of the CEO, the incumbent:

  • Develops effective professional relationships with internal and external constituents and provides support to CEO and Senior Management to ensure their administrative needs are addressed in a timely fashion
  • Front Reception duties to ensure services are effectively and efficiently delivered to clients, public, internal staff, and volunteers
  • Trains and Supervises the Volunteer Receptionist
  • Data Entry as required
  • Supports a variety of administrative duties including but not limited to: purchasing office supply orders, shipping packages/receiving deliveries, processing incoming/outgoing mail, and restocking on-site supplies;
  • Supports maintenance of facilities including office relocations and moving of equipment
  • Administers phone system and office equipment rental contracts, ensuring requirements are met and following up to resolve problems promptly and effectively
  • Supports the CEO in addressing the Board of Director’s administrative needs
  • Supports the submission and coordination of funding grants, progress reports and all required follow-ups; maintains funders information databases and ensures all reports are submitted in a timely fashion
  • Supports the Resource Coordinating Team (Senior Management) in meeting their deliverables with timely assistance on administrative requirements
  • Participates in staff meetings and community meetings deemed appropriate by the CEO
  • Develops strong working relationships with affiliates
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualification Criteria:

  • College or University graduate in a field related to community services or business administration
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience
  • Experience working in an office environment in an administrative role
  • Experience preparing reports, proposals, statistical information
  • Familiarity with office computer software applications
  • Computer proficiency, understanding of Microsoft Office 365 and digital tools including Zoom, Teams, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with diverse teams
  • Demonstrated understanding of community resources, programs, and services
  • Strong computer literacy
  • Effective Communicator; Excellent interpersonal, analytical, communication and teamwork skills
  • Commitment to relationship building in delivery of client service; Committed to working with a team to build a great customer experience
  • Passionate about helping others
  • Access to a vehicle, valid driver’s license and insurance
  • Access to a personal device (smartphone or tablet) required
  • Clean Criminal Reference Check.

We thank all applicants for their interest but will only be contacting those selected to attend an interview. CCS is an equal opportunity employer encouraging applications from qualified individuals from diverse groups including Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientation or gender identity and other grounds identified under the Ontario Human Rights Code.  CCS will provide information and/or accommodation pertaining to this job posting and/or the recruitment process in an accessible manner upon request.

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