The City of Portage la Prairie is accepting resumes for the position of Administrative Assistant for the Community Safety Officer Department. This position is responsible for all administrative duties such as assisting the public, monitoring radios and dispatching as required, maintaining records using a variety of computer programs, assisting with data entry, and maintaining the division’s filing system.

Qualifications include Grade 12 and a certificate in an Administration Assistant program or equivalent. A minimum of two years of experience in a general office experience is required.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm with 1 hour for lunch.

The wage for this position is $25.52 per hour.

Please electronically submit a cover letter and resume to the attention of the Human Resources Officer, City of Portage la Prairie, 97 Saskatchewan Ave. East, Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 0L8, E-mail address:

Applications must be received not later than 4:30 pm on Thursday July 4th, 2024 and marked Competition # 2024-04.

The City of Portage la Prairie is committed to an inclusive, barrier free environment and will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Accessibility for Manitobans Act (AMA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.  We thank all applicants for their interest; only those advancing in the competition will be contacted.  If contacted to participate in the process, please advise if you require an accommodation.

We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.