Fence Viewer Applications are Open!

Trent Hills is seeking the services of a minimum of three (3) interested individuals to act as Fence Viewers for the Municipality.

Fence Viewers govern the arbitration process, under the Line Fences Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.L. 17, when neighbours cannot agree on the construction, reconstruction, or maintenance of a boundary fence.  Fence Viewers will be paid when required to attend under the Line Fences Act.

The remuneration paid to appointed Fence Viewers is under review.

Applications may be submitted online, or picked up and submitted at the Municipal Office.

The deadline for applications is 4:00 pm on Friday, August 23, 2019.

Applying to a job posting

You can submit your cover letter and resume:

  • Online
  • By fax 
  • By mail, or
  • In person

We thank all applicants who apply but we will only contact those selected for an interview.


All information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act R.S.O. 1990, Chapter M45.


We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. We are pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Please let us know if you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process.

Background check

A valid and satisfactory Police Records Check will be required prior to start of employment. A Vulnerable Sector Check is required for identified positions.

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