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About the Waterloo Regional Police Service (WRPS)

With over 1000 uniform and civilian members, the Waterloo Regional Police Service proudly serves a population of over 565,000 residents in one of the fastest growing areas of Ontario. The WRPS is committed to a leadership role in crime prevention and law enforcement in a community partnership to improve safety and the quality of life for all people. Police and civilian positions offer a wide variety of career opportunities along with competitive salaries and benefit packages.

Civilian Positions

Administrative Assistant, Forensic Identification (Temporary contract)

Salary:  $27.65 hourly

General Purpose:  To provide reception duties, clerical support and administrative assistance to the staff of the Forensic Identification Branch.

For a complete job description, click here.

Position Requirements:

Basic knowledge of reading, writing, mathematical and communication skills, normally acquired through the attainment of an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent as determined by the Ontario Ministry of Education.  A Degree or Diploma from an accredited University or college is preferred.

Knowledge of standardized office procedures and processes, filing and file management, proficient keyboarding skills, data entry, dictatyping, and document organization, normally acquired through two years previous general administrative experience, including experience in letter and memo composition.

Skill in the operation of a personal computer and knowledge of software programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access.  Ability to operate a fax machine, photocopier, CD writer, calculator, and other related office equipment.

Communication skills required to obtain information as required; to provide assistance to others; to draft routine correspondence and faxes; and to represent the police service in a positive, professional manner.

Ability to meet police security clearance requirements and to maintain confidentiality.

Ability to meet testing requirements for the position.

If you feel you are the ideal candidate, please email your resume to  indicating the position you are applying for by 4 p.m. on Friday, June 2nd, 2017, or fax to (519) 650-8587. 

Resumes will also be accepted by mail or in person to:

Human Resources Branch

Waterloo Regional Police Service

200 Maple Grove Road

Cambridge, ON N3H 5M1

Constable Positions

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Waterloo Regional Police Service.  We are currently processing applications for the position of Police Constable. Please check our website for further status updates.   

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