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Employment Opportunities

The Municipality advertises for all positions as they become available. You can watch for Municipal job postings on this website or in local newspapers. The Municipality does not take applications when there are no positions available.

When opportunities on the horizon in the District come to fruition there will immediately be new job opportunities.  For example, the Melford Atlantic gateway will create 200 direct full time jobs, and as many as 1,500 in the related logistics park. In the resource sectors and tourism, there are also opportunities.

 

THE MUNICIPALITY OF THE DISTRICT OF GUYSBOROUGH
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
SCALE OPERATOR/CUSTODIAL 

MODG has an opening for a Permanent Part Time Scale Operator/Custodial Position (15 hours per week). The normal working hours for this position will be Saturday 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (Scale Operator), Tuesday and Thursday 5.5 hours (Custodial). This position will also be used as a backup for sick and vacation time for existing positions at the Waste Facility Scale, Public Works Custodial and CLC Facility Attendant.

This position will be directly responsible to the Director of Waste Management and the Director of Public Works. A job description outlining the duties and responsibilities as well as the qualifications for the position is available by contacting the undersigned or clicking here- Job Description

Applications for this position will be received by the undersigned up to and including Friday May 24, 2019 by 4:30 pm. Applications should be clearly marked Permanent Part Time Scale Operator/Custodial Position APPLICATION and may be submitted in person to the Municipal Office or by email or mail to the following address:

Kate Jamieson
Municipal Clerk/HR Coordinator
Municipality of the District of Guysborough
33 Pleasant Street, P. O. Box 79
Guysborough, NS B0H 1N0
kjamieson@modg.ca




PUBLIC WORKS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
(TERM POSITION)

MODG has a 6 month term position (with possibility of extension) for a Public Works Administrative Assistant. The normal working hours are between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday with additional evening and weekend work as required (35 hours per week). Education will preferably be a Business Administration Diploma and/or equivalent combined with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in an office setting. The annual remuneration for this position starts at $37,324.00 - $46,655.61.

This position is primarily responsible for providing clerical and administrative support to the Director of Public Works and the Building & Fire Inspector. A detailed job description for the position outlining all duties and qualifications is available by contacting the undersigned or by clicking the following link- Job Description

Applications will be received by the undersigned until Friday, May 24, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. Applications should be clearly marked “APPLICATION – PUBLIC WORKS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT” and may be submitted in person, by mail or email to the following address:

Kate Jamieson
Municipal Clerk & HR Coordinator
Municipality of the District of Guysborough
P. O. Box 79, 33 Pleasant Street
Guysborough, NS B0H 1N0
kjamieson@modg.ca
 

Canso Seaside Manor - Employment Opportunities

2 positions - Please click on the links below for details

1 Year RN Position

2 Year RN Position

Milford Haven Home for Special Care

The Milford Haven Home for Special Care is currently seeking individuals who are interested in Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, & Continuing Care Assistants and Casual Food Service Staff positions. Competitive compensation is offered as well as health and pension benefits upon attaining eligible requirements.

Please contact Carol Rhynold, Administrator, at (902) 533-2828.

 

 

 

Other Significant Employers within the District include:
 
Strait Regional School Board - Employment Opportunities
 
Nova Scotia Health Authority - Job Postings

Nova Scotia Government Careers

Government of Canada Employment Opportunities

Martin Marietta Careers

Sable Project Human Resources


Employment Services Center

For employment assistance, career planning or assistance finding employees to fill positions please contact the Guysborough Career Connections Nova Scotia Works Office by email at https://www.careerconnections.ca/ 
or 

Chedabucto Centre
9996 Highway 16 Unit C
Guysborough, NS
B0H 1N0

Phone 902-533-2805
Fax 902-533-2150