Current Employment Opportunities:


Board of Directors Appointment

The Windsor Port Authority is seeking applications from qualified individuals for appointment to its Board of Directors.  There are three (3) positions currently available to be recommended to the Minister of Transport by the Port User’s group (a nominating committee consisting of five (5) representatives of marine terminal operators and marine service providers).

The Port Authority is a non-shareholder, financially self-sufficient corporation, established by the Government of Canada in July 1999, in accordance with the Canada Marine Act, and accountable to the federal Minister of Transport.

Port Windsor is governed by a Board of Directors.  The Board make independent and timely decisions based on strategic plans with a focus on the operational needs of port users and is guided by a vision for on-going prosperity for Windsor-Essex’s economy, environment and community.

We are particularly interested in individuals who have experience with board governance, strategic planning, risk management, financial performance leadership, government/regulatory leadership, business development, and senior executive leadership.

The Board is committed to an open, transparent, and merit-based selection process to help ensure that people of all gender identities, Indigenous peoples, racialized people, persons with disabilities, and minority groups are reflected in governance and leadership positions.

A Board Director Briefing, including the requirements under the Canada Marine Act, and a position overview is available here and on the Government of Canada website: https://tc.canada.ca.

Candidates interested in applying must submit the following information for consideration:

  1. Curriculum vitae demonstrating that the candidate meets or exceeds the requirements for the position, including the candidate’s name, address, email address and telephone;
  2. A statement indicating that the candidate desires to be considered for appointment as a User Director, and confirmation that the candidate is not ineligible for appointment pursuant to Section 16 of the Canada Marine Act.

Applications must be submitted by email to the President and CEO, Steve Salmons, at ssalmons@portwindsor.ca, no later than July 31, 2020.

For further information, please contact Steve Salmons at 519-258-5741 X212

Application Deadline: 2020-07-31