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Why should you work for the Municipality of Chatham-Kent?

Chatham-Kent is located in the heart of Southwestern Ontario, bordering beautiful Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair.  From shore to shore, we have a history that spans more than 150 years and we're a thriving and connected community that is celebrating continued economic growth. The Municipality of Chatham-Kent is committed to retaining and attracting new businesses ( and residents ( People who work and live in Chatham-Kent enjoy a high quality of life that includes access to a range of amenities, natural beauty, and an engaged and welcoming community. We're commitment to improving the future of the community through the CK2035 plan that focuses on economic growth, a healthy and safe community, people and culture, and environmental sustainability. 

Municipal employees take an active role in attracting skilled talent to our community and recognize that people are our organization and community's most valuable asset. We are dedicated, energetic, talented, innovative and passionate. Working together, we make up a team that is committed to meeting the needs of our community. 

Core Values of the Corporation of the Municipality of Chatham-Kent

Respect & Civility

  • We will create an environment that is inclusive and welcoming for everyone
  • We will be civil and professional

Trust, Honesty & Integrity

  • We believe in, have confidence in and rely on one another
  • We will be truthful, courageous, trustworthy and accountable for our actions
  • We will be fair, impartial and just in everything we do
  • We will be straightforward and ethical
  • We will do the right thing


  • What everybody does matters
  • We will work willingly together to achieve the common goal to serve our customers


  • We will listen, speak up and be heard
  • Everyone knows what they need to know to do a good job


  • We believe in a safe workplace for all



If you are considering an opportunity with the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, 

you can expect a rewarding career that includes a gratifying compensation and benefits plan, a strong dedication to work-life balance, and support from all departments in the development of your career. From career development, to comprehensive benefits, to our vibrant and diverse work environment, you'll find plenty of opportunities here to enrich your personal and professional life.

If you are ready to apply for a rewarding career with the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, view current opportunities.

The Municipality of Chatham-Kent is an equal opportunity employer. Applicant information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Privacy legislation and will be used strictly for the purpose of candidate selection.