Careers


Why work for the EOHU?

If you want to work in an interdisciplinary environment to make a difference in the community, join our dedicated team of health professionals and experience meaningful employment!

For more than 80 years, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) has been a leader in delivering forward-thinking, community-focused public health services. Our achievements are driven by our passionate and energetic team of employees who share a common mission – to improve and safeguard the health and quality of life of our region’s residents.

We believe that in order to provide excellent service to our community, we need to also foster and support the health and well-being of our employees. That’s why the EOHU offers:

  • Compelling benefits
  • An Employee Assistance Program
  • Team Building and Wellness Committees
  • An abundance of professional development opportunities

And in keeping with our commitment to employee wellness, we’ve also implemented more ways to enjoy work-life balance with flexible scheduling, personal days, generous vacation allowance, employee subsidies for investments in physical activities, and more. We’re also pleased to be piloting remote work arrangements to provide our employees with greater flexibility in where and how they work as we look to the future.

Working in Eastern Ontario

With offices in Winchester, Casselman, Alexandria, Hawkesbury, Rockland and Cornwall, our employees enjoy the benefits of working and living in beautiful, affordable and friendly Eastern Ontario – at the doorstep of the Adirondack and Gatineau mountains, the St. Lawrence and Ottawa Rivers and the vibrant urban centres of Ottawa and Montreal.


Our commitment to accessibility

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.


Job postings

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Applications submitted before the deadline will be given priority consideration; however, if no candidate is selected, applications submitted after the deadline may be considered.


Dental Health Educators/Assistants (Permanent Full-Time)

Location: Prescott Russell Territory

Salary: $47,320‬.00 to $53,489.8‬0 annually

Description of Job:
The individual will work within a public health team to support dental care delivery to children, youth and seniors in a public health clinic. The individuals will also be responsible to promote oral health in the community at large in accordance with mandatory program guidelines.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of a recognized program in dental assisting Level II.
  • Previous experience in a private dental office, teaching, or a public health environment is preferred.
  • Current certification with the Ontario Dental Assistants Association, at Level II.
  • Hold NDAEB certificate (National Dental Assisting Examining Board).
  • HARP (Healing Arts Radiation Protection Commission) certified.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Good communication skills in both English and French.
  • Must possess a valid driver's licence and the use of an automobile.
Applications will be accepted until filled..

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to: 
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates to modify our recruitment and selection process, should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.


Bilingual Speech-Language Pathologist (Temporary Full-Time)

Location: 1 Temporary Full-Time Bilingual position for the Cornwall/Casselman offices
(until May 2022, with possibility of extension)

Salary: $38.51 to $44.01 per hour with 12% in lieu of benefits and 8% in lieu of vacation pay.

Description of Job:
The individual organizes, prepares, and delivers both in-person and virtual speech and language pathology assessment/treatment and education programs to preschool children and their family/caregivers.

Qualifications:

  • A Master’s Degree in speech-language pathology.
  • Eligibility for CASLPO membership.
  • Experience working with young children and their family/caregivers.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication skills in English and French.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s licence and the use of an automobile.
Applications will be accepted until August 06, 2021 .

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to: 
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates to modify our recruitment and selection process, should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.


Web Developer (Programmer Webmaster)

Location: 1 Permanent Full Time Position in Cornwall, Ontario
(Position eligible for Mobile Workforce/Teleworking as per Company policy)

Salary: $57,675.80 to $65,156.00 annually

Description of Job:
The candidate will develop, maintain and upgrade new and existing internal and external web presence, and maintain the security of all data in conjunction with IT staff.

Qualifications:

•    Diploma from a community college program in computer science or program dedicated to the development of computer and multimedia skills including website development and programming skills, or equivalent.
•    Previous experience working with website development, programming and multimedia technologies.
•    Excellent knowledge of web-related requirements (compression, encoding, streaming, CD-ROM, DVD).
•    Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop & Acrobat.
•    Excellent knowledge of Digital Ocean, PHP, PowerApps, Ajax, HTML (including CSS and Javascript), scripting (CGI and PERL), databases (mySQL), version code base (CVS), ASP.NET, VBScript, SQL, RSS, Apache.
•    Knowledge of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
•    Knowledge of Windows and Linux (Ubuntu) operating systems.
•    Good communication skills in both English and working knowledge of French.
•    Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
•    Must possess a valid driver's licence and the use of an automobile.

Applications will be accepted until June 28, 2021 .

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to: 
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates to modify our recruitment and selection process, should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.


Casual Registered Practical Nurses

Location: Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry and Prescott-Russell Territories

Salary: $26.00 to 29.39 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits plus 6% in lieu of vacation pay

Description of Job:
The individuals will support the Eastern Ontario Health Unit in its response to the COVID19 pandemic.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an approved registered practical nursing program with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Experience and knowledge of child health issues and infection control.
  • A minimum of 1 year related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Good communication skills in both official languages.
  • Must possess a valid driver's licence and the use of an automobile.
Applications will be accepted until September 28, 2021 .

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to: 
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates to modify our recruitment and selection process, should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.


Casual Registered Nurses

Location: Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry and Prescott-Russell Territories

Salary: $35.66 to $46.79 hourly with 12% in lieu of benefits and 8% vacation pay

Description of Job:
The individuals will work as part of the COVID-19 response team and may also be responsible for various initiatives within Healthy Growth and Development, Immunization and Infectious and Communicable Disease Prevention and Control.

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary diploma in nursing.
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing would be an asset.
  • Ontario certificate of competence for the current year.
  • Certificate in C.P.R. is an asset.
  • Good communication skills in both official languages preferred, however unilingual candidates may be considered.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and the use of an automobile.
Applications will be accepted until September 30, 2021 .

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to: 
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates to modify our recruitment and selection process, should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.


3rd and 4th year Bachelor of Science in Nursing Students

Location: Casual position in SDG and P-R territories

Salary: $26.00 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits plus 6% in lieu of vacation pay.

Description of Job:
The individuals will support the Eastern Ontario Health Unit in its response to the COVID19 pandemic.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of 2nd or 3rd year of a 4-year baccalaureate degree program in nursing.
  • Experience in the clinical aspects of community health nursing is preferred.
  • Experience in the development and delivery of health education material is preferred.
  • Good communication skills in both official languages considered an asset.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and the use of an automobile.
Applications will be accepted until October 05, 2021 .

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send your application to: 
Human Resources Department
Eastern Ontario Health Unit
1000 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 5T1

Or by e-mail to: hrh@eohu.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit strives to meet the standards set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Customer Service Regulation, and will support candidates to modify our recruitment and selection process, should there be a need to modify or remove barriers in order to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should a candidate be contacted and require accommodation at any point throughout the recruitment and selection processes, please notify the Human Resources representative who has contacted you.

Eastern Ontatio Health Unit / Bureau de santé de l'Ontario