Employment Opportunities

Current Job Postings.

  pdf RCMP Receptionist/Clerk (Part-Time, Permanent Position) (113 KB)

The Town of Antigonish is seeking an RCMP Receptionist/Clerk located at the RCMP Detachment in Antigonish. This position is responsible to perform all aspects of reception at the front desk including dealing with the public by phone and at the counter and providing them with the information they require or determining who can provide the information they require.

The position is also responsible for r receiving and processing criminal records checks and completing electronic and paper filing procedures. You will also be responsible for receiving, distributing, and sending mail. In addition, there may be occasions where you are required to provide supporting information to the By-Law Enforcement Officers. There may occasionally be other routine office functions required. 

To read the full job description and list of qualifications, pdf click here.  (113 KB)

To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume outlining your interest and qualifications via email to Dianne Wilson, Deputy Clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The deadline to apply is June 18, 2021, at 4 p.m. 

 

  pdf Superintendent of Public Works - Full-Time Permanent Position (242 KB)

The Town of Antigonish is seeking a Superintendent of Public Works for a full-time, permanent position. Under the direct supervision of the Director of Public Works, the Superintendent is a non-union position. Primary responsibilities include supervision of unionized public works staff, developing and posting work schedules, safety training, work-related training, providing reports on public works activities, reviewing and understanding maintenance requirements, assessing and coordinating snow and ice control system, supervising private contractors carrying out municipal projects, preparing and monitoring of annual operation and capital budgets. In addition, the Superintendent will provide assistance to other management and staff as required and/or as directed. The individual would be responsible for the documented safe and effective use of Public Works Department resources in dealing with the operation and maintenance of the Town's wastewater/storm water collection and water distribution systems, municipal streets, sidewalks, parking lots, public works equipment maintenance and other duties as assigned to ensure regulatory compliance and provide a safe working environment.

Qualifications include a minimum of 2 years of post-secondary technical education relative to the engineering discipline or equivalent. Minimum Nova Scotia Department of Environment Operator Level 1 Certification in water distribution and wastewater collection or the ability to obtain within one year of employment. OIT application required upon hire. Requirement to obtain certifications to match distribution and collection system needs and be in Direct Responsible Charge (DRC) status within two years. Minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience (preferably in a unionized environment).

To review further qualifications and job responsibilities, pdf click here.  (242 KB)

To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter, resume and safety certificates to Dianne Wilson, Deputy Clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail at:

Town of Antigonish
c/o Dianne Wilson, Deputy Clerk
274 Main Street 
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
B2G 2C4

Deadline to apply is June 14, 2021 at 12 noon. 

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Town of Antigonish
274 Main Street
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Canada B2G 2C4

Phone: (902) 863-2351
Fax: (902) 863-0460 / (902) 863-9201

Town Hall hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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