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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.


PHYSICAL ACTIVITY COORDINATOR- 14 MONTH MATERNITY REPLACEMENT TERM

MODG has an immediate opening for the position of Physical Activity Coordinator. This is a 14 month term position beginning June 17, 2019 ending August 28, 2020. 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. The Physical Activity Coordinator is responsible for the overall promotion, operation and development of physical activity programs and services for the Municipality as well as updating the Municipalities Physical Activity Plan. The Salary Range for this position is based on education and experience and ranges from $39,288 - $49,111. 

A Post-Secondary education in the field of recreation, health promotion, physical education or equivalent is required. Work experience in recreation, health promotion, a fitness centre or municipal recreation department is considered an asset. A detailed job description for the position outlining all duties and qualifications is available by clicking here. 

Applications for this position will be received until Friday, May 3, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. Applications should be clearly marked APPLICATION - PHYSICAL ACTIVITY COORDINATOR and may be submitted in person, by mail or email to the following address:

Ms. Ashley Cunningham
Municipality of the District of Guysborough
33 Pleasant Street, P. O. Box 79
Guysborough, N.S. B0H 1N0
acunningham@modg.ca

Partial financial support for this position has been provided by the 
Nova Scotia Office of Health Promotion and Protection.

 


CHEDABUCTO LIFESTYLE COMPLEX FACILITY ATTENDANT / CHEDABUCTO FITNESS CENTRE OFFICE CLERK

The Municipality of the District of Guysborough has an immediate opening for one (1) spare Facility Attendant / Fitness Centre Office Clerk at Chedabucto Lifestyle Complex, Guysborough. The hours of operation of the facility are Monday to Friday 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The successful applicant must have excellent communication and customer service skills along with the ability to deal directly with the public. Knowledge and the ability to utilize computers and word processing is a requirement. The individual must be bondable and have the ability to deal with financial transactions. Related work experience in a Recreation or Fitness Centre would be considered an asset. A current CPR and First Aid Certificate is also an asset but not necessary.

General responsibilities include collection of membership fees, booking the facility, dealing with the public who visit the Chedabucto Lifestyle Complex, answering inquiries and other duties pertaining to the day to day operations such as marketing and registration of Municipal Recreation Programs and custodial duties. A copy of the job description is available by contacting the Recreation Programmer.

Applications for this position will be received by the undersigned up to and including Thursday, March 21st, 2019 before 4:30 p.m. Applications should be clearly marked APPLICATION - CHEDABUCTO LIFESTYLE COMPLEX FACILITY ATTENDANT /FITNESS CENTRE OFFICE CLERK and may be submitted in person to the Chedabucto Lifestyle Complex, by e-mail, or by mailing to the address listed at bottom.


FANNING FITNESS CENTRES OFFICE CLERK SPARE POSITION
The Municipality of the District of Guysborough has one immediate opening:

Office Clerk (Spare) for Fanning Fitness Centre, Hazel Hill. This is a casual position and is an as-needed, on-call basis. Therefore candidates must be available to work on short notice.

The successful applicants must have excellent communication skills and the ability to deal directly with the public. Knowledge of and the ability to utilize computers and word processing is a requirement. The individual must be bondable and have the ability to deal with financial transactions. Related work experience in a Recreation or Fitness Center and a current CPR and First Aid Certificate are considered assets.

General responsibilities include collection of membership fees and forms, booking facilities, dealing with the public, answering inquiries, data entry, word processing and other duties pertaining to the day-to-day operations including duties that may be assigned by the Recreation Department.

Applications for this position will be received by the undersigned up to and including Thursday March 21st, 2019 before 4:30 p.m. Applications should be clearly marked APPLICATION - CASUAL FITNESS CENTRE OFFICE CLERK and may be submitted in person to the Chedabucto Lifestyle Complex, 60 Green Street, Guysborough, or by mailing to the address listed below.

Christina Bowie
Recreation Programmer & Facility Manager
Chedabucto Lifestyle Complex
60 Green Street, Guysborough P. O. Box 79
Nova Scotia B0H 1N0
cbowie@modg.ca

 

Canso Seaside Manor - Employment Opportunities

3 positions - Please click on the links below for details

Nursing Home Administrator/Director of Care- Ad & Job Description

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