Hiring Process Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Application Process

Job Agents

My iCIMS Profile

Technical Support

Application Process

How do I apply for a job at the Region of Peel?
All applications must be completed online. To do so, you must submit your résumé and respond to mandatory questions related to your skills, education and professional experience. We do not accept applications via email, fax, or in person. Cover letters are not required.

Can I apply to more than one position at a time?
Yes, you are able to apply for all positions that match your qualifications and experience. Access instructions on applying for multiple jobs.

How do I know if my online job application was received?
Upon completion of your online application, you will receive an email confirmation acknowledging that your résumé has been successfully submitted to the Region of Peel. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

How long is the selection process?
If you have not received a response from the Region of Peel approximately within 3-5 weeks of the job closing, you should assume that candidates who more closely met the job requirements were selected for an interview.

Can I apply for job opportunities that are only available to Internal Regional employees? Internal postings that are not posted externally are only available to current active Regional employees.

Can I submit my résumé for general consideration?
In order to create a profile on iCIMS we allow you to create a profile and resume for general consideration. To be considered for a specific position it is recommended that you apply directly to the position of interest.

Why are salary ranges not displayed on your job postings?
We do not display salary ranges on our postings as this is discussed at the time of the interview.

How and when do I apply for summer student employment?
Summer job opportunities are posted on our web site http://www.peelregion.ca/hr/. In order to qualify for summer student employment, students must be currently attending post-secondary school on a full-time basis and returning to school on a full-time basis the following fall. Please visit our Summer Student FAQ page for more information.

Job Agents

How can I receive notifications about new job openings?
If you do not see the job that you are looking for, you have the option of receiving notifications about new job openings by email by creating a Job Search Agent. Access the instructions on creating a Job Search Agent.

I no longer wish to receive Job Search Agents. How can I stop these messages?
You may delete your Job Search Agents at any time. Access the instructions on managing or deleting Job Search Agents.

My Icims Profile

How can I log in and out if I already have an existing Profile with iCIMS?
If you have previously registered and have created an iCIMS profile you are able to login and view your job submissions. Access the instructions on logging into your iCIMS profile.

How can I check on the status for a job I have applied to?
Access the instructions on reviewing the status of your job applications .

Can I have more than one résumé associated with my iCIMS profile?
iCIMS will only allow you to attach one résumé to your profile. If you need to make changes to your résumé you will need to update your profile. Access the instructions on updating your résumé and iCIMS profile. Note: Once you make changes to your résumé this will be reflected on previous job submissions.

I can't remember my iCIMS password. How can I retrieve it?
Access the instructions on retrieving your iCIMS password.

Technical Support

I am having difficulties applying to a job online. What should I do?
The Region of Peel's Job Application section is hosted by Workopolis/iCIMS. Please visit the iCIMS support page with tips on applying online.

If you are still having technical difficulties please email helpdesk@iCIMS.com or call 1-800-889-4422 with any issues.

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