People & Careers
Join our Team
At HOPA Ports we are a small but mighty team of about 60 staff that includes experts in engineering, construction, security, maintenance, marina operations, finance, real estate, business development and communications. Together we manage Ontario’s largest and most successful port network, and we strive to do our job in a way that protects the environment and enhances our community.
Chart a new way forward.
"HOPA approaches its business with an entrepreneurial spirit. We are driven by our values of respect, inclusivity, innovation and productivity. We strive to be a supportive culture and empower our teams to continually improve and learn."
EMILY FARMER, CULTURE & PERFORMANCE COORDINATOR
"HOPA values its employees. I was given the opportunity to go back to university to finish my degree in civil engineering."
JESSE LIU, DESIGN PROJECT LEAD
"What inspires me most about working at HOPA is the people I work with, the port tenants that we interact with and the day to day operations of my department. Our goal is to keep our port community safe."
VICKI GRUBER, DIRECTOR, SAFETY & SECURITY/ HARBOUR MASTER
Location, Location, Location.
As an integrated port network, HOPA Ports oversees multiple locations across the GTHA.
Guided by our Values.
Respect and inclusivity.
Innovation and productivity.
A safe, empowered and positive team.
Collaboration to create long-term value.
Accountability for our decisions and our actions.
Continuous improvement and learning.
Come join our crew.
Maintenance, HVAC Technician
Position Overview: Reporting to the Director of Maintenance & Fleet, this role maintains and provides for the safe condition and operation of commercial and industrial ventilation, heating and air conditioning units/systems throughout HOPA buildings/facilities. In addition, this position may be required to perform a range of routine, preventative, and other scheduled maintenance tasks on a variety of piers and properties.
Commercial Leasing / Property Coordinator
The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA Ports) is seeking a driven, solution-focused and dynamic individual to join our Commercial team. WHO WE ARE The Commercial team at HOPA Ports works with Canadian and international companies to facilitate trade across our growing port network on the Great Lakes. Our team identifies strategic growth initiatives and maximizes our assets through: leasing, investment, and
SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: RECREATIONAL MARINA LAUNCH/HAUL-OUT CREW
The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority is seeking team oriented seasonal employees to assist the Harbour West Marina with the recreational boat launch activities. Reporting to the Director, Maintenance & Fleet, Launch will commence in April 2023 and will run for approximately 6-8 weeks. Haul-Out will commence in September 2023 and will run for approximately 6-8 weeks. Hours of operation are Monday
SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Marina Attendant
Do you love working by the water? Do you strive for excellence in customer service? Are you a team player, excited to work in a friendly and dynamic environment? If you said yes to these questions, this seasonal position could be for you! The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority’s Harbour West Marina is recruiting for team-oriented seasonal Marina Attendants/Customer Care Ambassadors. The
Opportunities with Port Partners
HOPA Port Partners: The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority is home to many companies, in a variety of sectors. Please visit their websites to explore career opportunities: