About the Job:

The Receptionist works as a member of the overall Reception team to provide tenant service, perform front desk reception duties, support key operations for multiple departments and contribute to the good functioning of the office

About us:

Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation is a community-based, tenant and member directed, non-profit housing organization whose mission is to create, maintain and promote housing for low and moderate-income people. We are a progressive employer of choice that values diversity, collaboration, inclusive and open decision-making, innovation, creativity, and sustainability in all that we do.

Position type: Regular full-time.

Compensation: Starting wage between $43,063 and $48,158, based on experience and qualifications. Compensation based on a 35-hour work week.

Benefits: OMERS defined benefits pension plan; Employee and Family Assistance Plan (EFAP); and generous time-off from day one. Group Insurance and Supplementary Medical Plan (dental/eyewear) after three (3) months of employment.

Application deadline: July 14th, 2023 at 3:00 pm.

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How to apply: Forward resume and cover letter by email to 

Your cover letter should specifically address how you meet the education, experience, competencies and skills listed in this job description.

It is CCOC’s goal to be an inclusive organization and we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live and serve. We, therefore, actively seek to recruit candidates who are Indigenous, Black, Persons of Colour (IBPoC), persons from the LGBTQIA2+ community, persons with disabilities and women. Preference will be given to candidates with skills in additional languages, and candidates with personal or professional experience with marginalized communities.

While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  If you require accommodation during the interview process, please advise us when initially contacted.


Reports to: Facilities Manager
Department: Facilities

Job Responsibilities

    Developing and maintaining positive relationships with tenants.
    Greeting and assisting walk-in traffic, answering phones (main line and contractor line) and principal e-mail accounts.

    This position supports the work of Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation, Centretown Citizens Housing Co-Operative and Cahdco (Centretown Affordable Housing Development Corporation).

    Education and Experience