Client Services Position Available

Ontario One Call

Company Overview:
Ontario One Call operates an inbound contact centre which collects information, from people planning to dig, to assist in identifying underground infrastructure. You would be truly amazed at what is buried beneath your feet! In addition to our contact centre, we are also responsible for public education, industry outreach and compliance. Ontario One Call is a not-for-profit governed by a Board of Directors representative of the underground infrastructure and excavation industries.
Core Values:
At Ontario One Call, we are Reliable Experts who Care.
Reliable…We are dependable and accessible
Experts…We have the mindset to lead innovation
Caring…We ensure the safety and well-being in our communities.
Do you have what it takes to join our team?

Position Overview:
Working with a small team of energetic staff, in a supportive and enthusiastic environment, the individual will demonstrate empathy, flexibility, a willingness to learn, and the ability to develop long-lasting and positive working relationships.
The Client Services team works with various applications which include; TelDig software, GIS map implementation, Microsoft Office, and various Databases. ON1Call will train the successful candidate in all aspects of the role, and will provide guidance that will lead to a positive working experience.
This position reports to the Member and Client Services Manager and is located at our head office at 104 Cooper Drive in Guelph, Ontario.
Primary Responsibilities:

  • Problem resolution regarding escalations from the contact centre including, but not limited to: web portal issues, ticket information requirements and contractor ID issues.
  • Address client enquiries and escalations through the phone, email and interactive meeting software. Interactions may include ticket status updates, account management requests and generic troubleshooting.
  • Guide clients through the ticket submission process including making recommendations and finding efficiencies based on the framework of the proposed project.
  • Proactively seek out and engage members of the excavation community regarding Ontario One Call’s policies and procedures. Client Services Specialists play a key role in the communication of changes made to Ontario One Call to the excavation community.
  • Gather, audit, record and analyze data to assist with client concerns, identify issues and odder resources and support to improve the client experience.
  • Problem solve, test and research issues with web portal and internal mapping databases and submit requisitions to have amendments made.
  • Collaborate with different teams found within Ontario One Call as necessary to ensure potential client difficulties are resolved in an efficient and professional manner.
  • Daily duties will require the use of industry specific software, Geographical Information Systems, Microsoft Office Suite, meeting software, and internal databases to be completed.
  • Providing regular communications and activity reporting to the respective Manager.
  • Assisting Member Services as required.
  • Additional duties as may be required.


  • Active listener able to problem solve and support clients.
  • Skilled in MS Office applications, tech savvy and able to learn a variety of new applications specific to Ontario One Call.
  • Well organized with the ability to accommodate rapid change.
  • Demonstrates ability to manage projects.
  • Energetic and enthusiastic, with a mature, professional attitude.
  • Ability to work independently and also harmoniously within a small, collaborative team.
  • The ability to work under pressure to accommodate workflow variation and still retain a sense of humor is vital.
  • Able to travel within Ontario by vehicle and plane, as required.
  • Fluency in written and spoken French is a strong asset
  • Knowledge of construction industry, utilities, safety and the regulatory environment in Ontario for worker safety will be an advantage but is not obligatory.

Education & Experience:

  • 2 year’s successful experience in a similar position with equivalent responsibilities.
  • Completion of post secondary diploma or degree program in business admin., construction planning or other relevant field.
  • Familiarity with Ontario One Call, processes, purpose and mission as well as a willingness to take part in in-house training with several additional software applications specific to Ontario One Call is an asset
  • PLAC Certification is an asset


  • Starting salary of $48,000 – $52,000/annum dependent on qualifications and experience
  • Extensive health, dental and life insurance benefits
  • Highly engaged workforce and excellent workplace culture
  • Diverse and inclusive environment
  • Collaborative team
  • New, clean and bright facility

As a precondition to employment, all potential new employees will be required to provide satisfactory employment references, successfully complete a criminal background check prior to or any time following hire, and provide proof, satisfactory to Ontario One Call, that they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to hire. Request for accommodation may be made, based on a medical need. The request for accommodation must be made during the initial application process.
For clarity prior to hire, applicants must be:

  • Fully Vaccinated and must provide proof of vaccination; Or
  • Provide written proof of a medical reason, satisfactory to Ontario One Call, provided by a physician or nurse practitioner that sets out: i) a documented medical reason for not being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and ii) the effective time-period for the medical reason. Or
  • Provide written proof, satisfactory to Ontario One Call, that obtaining the vaccination is an infringement on a protected ground under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Ontario One Call is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: $48,000.00-$52,000.00 per year

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