Current Job Opportunities

 

Current Openings

With over 1000 uniform and civilian members, the Waterloo Regional Police Service proudly serves a population of over 575,000 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

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Waterloo Regional Police Service. 

We are currently accepting applications for the following position:

 Internal Auditor
 

With a budget of over $150 million and more than 1000 sworn and civilian members, The Waterloo Regional Police Service (WRPS) requires an experienced professional to fill the role of Internal Auditor.

The WRPS delivers exceptional police services to more than 575,000 residents.  The Waterloo Region is a vital and prosperous community in southern Ontario that offers the unique combination of a growing urban centre comprised of three municipalities, Cambridge, Kitchener, and Waterloo surrounded by four rural communities, North Dumfries, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich.  You will work in a community proud of its diversity and within an organization focused on its people. 

As a member of the Strategic Services Branch, the Internal Auditor will lead and support various types of internal operations audits with a focus on operational effectiveness and efficiency, and compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and internal policies and procedures. 

Qualifications:

  • A recognized University degree in a business related discipline and/or a professional accounting/operational auditing designation such as CPA, CA, CMA, CGA, CIA, or CLEA.
  • Minimum three (3) years’ professional auditing experience with a high degree of independence and knowledge, preferably in a public sector agency, conducting complex management, performance, efficiency and effectiveness, and compliance audits.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered.
  • Experience with IT auditing an asset.  
  • In-depth knowledge of auditing principles, practice and standards.     
  • Ability to work with all levels of an organization including staff, management, Senior Leadership Team and Executives.
  • Ability to learn about complex business processes and functions within a short period of time, and identify process improvement opportunities.
  • A valid Class ‘G’ Ontario Driver’s License with no more than six (6) demerit points required to travel within and outside of the Region.
  • Ability to work on team assignments, as well as independently to plan and carry out assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Experience with data analytics, auditing software and Microsoft Office.  Advanced skill working in Microsoft Excel.
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgement and maintain confidentiality.
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, presentation and written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Ability to travel to various locations within the Region and occasionally attend training outside of the Region.
  • Ability to meet police security clearance requirements and to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to participate as an effective team member and to support and project values compatible with the organization.

 

Why join WRPS? 

 

  • Ongoing professional development
  • Excellent benefits and pension
  • Dynamic, exciting work environment
  • Strong, supportive leadership
  • Employee fitness and wellness programs
  • Salary range $84,472.60- $99,379.53

 

Please submit a resume indicating the position title by Monday, January 7th, 2019 at 3p.m. to:

Email:    HumanResources@wrps.on.ca

Mail:      Human Resources Branch, Waterloo Regional Police Service

200 Maple Grove Road, Cambridge, Ontario N3H 5M1

Fax:        519-650-8587

 

If you require accommodation in completing the application process, or with any portion of the application process or interview, please email the WRPS at HumanResources@wrps.on.ca.

 

Diversity through inclusion – we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

We thank all applicants; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

 

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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