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The Municipality of East Hants offers a culture of teamwork, trust and service excellence and we are passionate about serving our communities. Come work with us!

Join the Team

The Municipality of East Hants is looking for team members who enjoy a solution-based work environment with a high degree of trust and autonomy. If you are excited about the idea of being part of building the future in a fast-growing Municipality, we want to meet you!

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Health Care Plan with Virtual Doctor Service
  • Registered Pension Plan
  • Work-life Balance Focused Environment
  • Flexible Work Policy

Current Opportunities

Building Official

Elmsdale, NS

The Building Official conducts inspections on new and existing buildings to ensure they are constructed and maintained according to the Nova Scotia Building Code and the National Plumbing Code (Fire & Health and barrier free design).

Full Description and application

Casual Visitor Experience Staff

Burntcoat, NS and South Maitland, NS

Apply to join our Visitor Experience Staff for summer 2024. Successful candidates will work at Burntcoat Head Park and/or the Fundy Tidal Interpretive Centre.

Full Description and application

Recreation Program Leaders


The successful candidates will be part of the team that leads inclusive recreation programming for a variety of age groups in communities around East Hants. Multiple Positions available for various locations, including Mount Uniacke and the Corridor/Hants North areas.

Full Description and application

Waste Reduction Education Intern

Elmsdale, NS

The Municipality of East Hants has partnered with the Clean Leadership Foundation to support our waste reduction initiatives. If you have a passion for educating the public on the importance of reducing waste and are looking for a summer job to compliment your studies for a career in the environmental sector, we want to hear from you!

Full Description and application

If you require an accommodation to assist in the application process, please contact Human Resources at jobs@easthants.ca

Hear what some of our current employees have to say!

I thoroughly enjoy working with East Hants for so many reasons. The staff are like family to me and living and working in this community is so rewarding. I get to work in my area of expertise and also advance my career.
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Janice Taylor
Manager of Finance
Working as a Planner for East Hants is extremely rewarding as it allows me to play an active role in the growth of the community. The collaborative work environment and strong emphasis on personal growth makes my role even more fulfilling. It’s a fun and exciting place to work and I am happy to be part of the team!
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Lee-Ann Martin
Municipal Planner
I feel very fortunate to have the opportunity to work in and give back to the community I grew up in. The Municipality of East Hants provides a caring, supportive and family-like culture that is unlike anywhere I’ve worked before. They support our personal growth and share in our successes.
Ben Brown
Supervisor of Wastewater Operations