Serving a diverse urban and rural population of more than 430,000, Niagara Region is focused on building a strong and prosperous Niagara. Working collaboratively with 12 local area municipalities and numerous community partners, the Region delivers a range of high quality programs and services to support and advance the well-being of individuals, families and communities within its boundaries. Nestled between the great lakes of Erie and Ontario, the Niagara peninsula features some of Canada's most fertile agricultural land, the majesty of Niagara Falls and communities that are rich in both history and recreational and cultural opportunities. Niagara boasts dynamic modern cities, Canada's most developed wine industry, a temperate climate, extraordinary theatre, and some of Ontario's most breathtaking countryside. An international destination with easy access to its binational U.S. neighbour New York State, Niagara attracts over 14 million visitors annually, as well as a steady stream of new residents and businesses.
Responsible for investigations and enforcement of Regional and applicable local municipal licensing and regulatory by-laws and applicable provincial and federal legislation.
Conducts inspections of licenced industries, businesses, vehicles and individuals which includes salvage/auto wrecking yards, second-hand shops and dealers, tow truck drivers, vehicles and yards, taxis/transportation service brokers, owners vehicles and drivers, and body rub and adult entertainment parlor owners, operators and entertainers/attendants.
Reads, interprets and applies legislation and direct out of scope occurrences to the appropriate industries and coordinate re-inspection or enforcement actions.
Prepares audits and recommendations to monitor compliance.
Issues warnings, certificates of offence, summonses, and subpoenas to violators per guidelines and engages other partners when needed to ensure community protection and public safety and security.
May issue Work Orders, Orders to Discontinue Activity, search warrants, entry orders and inspection and evidence seizure pursuant to the Municipal Act.
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We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.