Fence Viewers

The Municipality of South Bruce is seeking two (2) individuals to be appointed as Municipal Fence Viewers.

If you have a background in negotiations, arbitration and fencing issues, we invite you to consider serving as a fence-viewer. A team of three fence-viewers respond to calls from the Clerk to investigate complaints in accordance with the Line Fences Act. Guided by the Statutory Powers Procedure Act and the Line Fences Act, fence-viewers respond to situations regarding the placement of fences and in some cases issuing the allocation of responsibility for removal and repairs to a fence. Fence-viewers receive an honorarium of $42.00 per occurrence plus mileage.

*The Municipality is willing to provide individuals with training related to this position if selected for the position.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a completed application by 12:00 noon on Wednesday January 31, 2018 to:

Rhonda Niesen, HR Assistant
Municipality of South Bruce
21 Gordon Street E
P.O. Box 540
Teeswater, ON  N0G 2S0
Telephone: 519-392-6623 
Email: rniesen@southbruce.ca

Successful applicants will be notified by phone or e-mail and appointed by by-law following their acceptance of the position.

We thank all applicants in advance, but regret that only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Personal information contained in applications will be used for recruitment purposes and collected as per Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The Corporation of the Municipality of South Bruce is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process.  If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise if you require accommodation.

Fence Viewer Application Form