Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Current Job Postings.


Active Living Coordinator - Full Time Term Position

Applications are being accepted for the position Active Living Coordinator – Term Position – Parental Leave. Under the direction of the Manager of parks and Recreation, the Active Living Coordinator will be responsible for responding to the increasing diverse needs and opportunities available to our community surrounding physical activity and health and wellness. Working through the lens of reducing barriers and promoting fairness, the Active Living Coordinator will work to promote programs and initiatives that focus on increasing physical activity levels and opportunities with a focus on underserved populations. For a detailed description click pdf here (234 KB) .


Recreation Equipment Maintenance & COVID-Support Worker

The Town of Antigonish is seeking an individual to help care for recreation equipment including cross country skis and snowshoes on a casual basis. This individual will also be asked to help prepare a portion of equipment requests received by the Town, and interact with the public to fulfill those requests. The successful candidate will be an individual who is enjoys hands-on work and exhibits care and attention to detail. Full job posting can be found pdf here (96 KB) .


Water\Wastewater Operator - Full Time, Permanent Position

The Town of Antigonish is seeking a Water/Wastewater Operation at its Treatment Facilities, encompassing a Class 3 Water Treatment Plant, and a Class 2 Wastewater Treatment Plant. The Town's Treatment Facilities provide safe drinking water and sewage treatment to approximately 12,000 people within the Town and surrounding area. This position reports directly to the Supervisor of Facilities who reports to the Director of Public Works. The position will be responsible for personal safety and that of co-workers while ensuring compliance with Provincial Occupational Health and Safety Regulations. You will also be accountable for environmental performance as it relates to our environmental management systems. 

Candidates must possess at a minimum a valid OIT (Operator in Training) Certificate from NSE or equivalent and must be able to achieve the required certifications to match plant classifications within a reasonable period. Candidates must also hold current safety training and demonstrated municipal work experience in the field of practice. Applicants must be able to provide proof of driver's license and driving abstract. The successful candidate will have to complete a Criminal Records Check. 

To read the full job description with a complete list of responsibilities and qualifications, pdf click here.  (711 KB)

To apply, please submit your cover letter, resume and copies of all relevant and up to date safety certifications to Dianne Wilson, Deputy Clerk via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The deadline to apply is January 22, 2021 at 4 p.m.  

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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