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Current Job Postings:

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Landfill Labourer (1)
Summer Planning Co-Op Student (1)

A copy of the Ads and Job Descriptions can be found by clicking the "Current Job Postings" to the right of this page.


Labourer - Kaizer Meadow Environmental Management Centre

The Municipality is seeking to fill the above noted position at the Kaizer Meadow Environmental Management Centre.

For further details, please obtain or view a copy of the Job Description on the Municipality’s website at www.chester.ca or request a copy at employment@chester.ca

These competition will remain open until successfully filled.  Please send your resume along with three professional references, in confidence, using one of the following options:

  • By email at employment@chester.ca  
  • By fax at 902-275-4771
  • By mail to:  Pamela Myra, Municipal Clerk, 151 King Street, PO Box 369, Chester, NS   B0J 1J0

While we thank you for your interest, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

The Municipality of Chester is committed to treating people fairly, with respect and dignity, and to offering equal employment opportunities based upon an individual's qualifications and performance — free from discrimination or harassment because of Age, Race, Colour, Religion, Creed, Ethnic, national or aboriginal origin, Sex (including pregnancy and pay equity), Sexual orientation, Physical disability, Mental disability, Family status, Gender Identity, Gender Expression,  or other protected characteristics, in accordance with the Nova Scotia Human Rights Code.

The Municipality of Chester is committed to the principles of the Accessibility Act. As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment, and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities. If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact employment@chester.ca .


Summer Planning Co-op Student

The Summer Planning Co-op Student position is a full-time term position that provides research and technical support to the planning and development staff in the Community Development & Recreation Department. Candidates must be currently enrolled in a full-time Graduate University Planning program and be eligible for a 16 week Co-op term. Students enrolled in a related discipline may also be considered.

Qualified individuals are encouraged to obtain a complete job description by contacting the undersigned or by clicking the "Current Job Posting" to the right of this page.

Closing Date & Applications-Submit cover letter, resume, and three professional references no later than 4:00p.m. February 25, 2022 to the undersigned:

Darlene Scott
Community Development & Recreation Department
Municipality of Chester
186 Central Street
P.O. Box 369
Chester, NS  B0J 1J0
email: planning@chester.ca  

Although we thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.






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