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.

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Milford Haven Corporation - Nursing Staff

Milford Haven Corp is seeking the services of a Permanent Full Time Registered Nurse, a Supplemental LPN and a Casual CCA at the present time. 

For more information or to forward your resume please contact the Director of Care at the Facility. 

Sarabjit Kaur, RN BScN

Milford Haven Corporation - Home for Special Care
P. O. Box 300
Guysborough, N. S.
B0H 1N0
Tel: 902-533-2828
Fax: 902-533-4024

Milford Haven Home for Special Care - Casual Custodial Care Attendant

The Milford Haven Corporation - Home for Special Care is a 51 bed facility located in Guysborough, Nova Scotia and has immediate openings for Casual Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Continuing Care Assistants. Individuals interested in these positions should be registered in Nova Scotia.  Milford Haven Corporation offers a comprehensive medical package and pension benefits.  Salary is based on current NSNU and CUPE collective agreements and depends on education and experience.

Hiring immediately positions for casual Custodial Care Attendant. 

Interested individuals should submit their letter of application and resume to the following:

Ms. Lee Kelly

Milford Haven Corporation - Home for Special Care
P. O. Box 300
Guysborough, N. S.
B0H 1N0
Phone   902-533-2828
Fax   902-533-4024

Other Significant Employers within the District include: 

Nova Scotia Health Authority - Job Postings
Nova Scotia Government Careers
Government of Canada Employment Opportunities
Martin Marietta Careers

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 at:


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

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