Employment Opportunities

The Municipality of the District of Lunenburg is an equal opportunity employer.

 


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Controller

(Permanent, Full-time)

About the role….

The Controller is accountable for all Municipal Joint Services Board financial matters. The incumbent is responsible for maintaining an adequate system of accounting and control.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Controller supports and enhances management activities, and ensures that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles.

The Controller is a core member of the Management team. Responsibilities include:

  • • Establish and maintain a comprehensive set of controls designed to mitigate risk and enhance the accuracy of the company's reported financial performance.
  • • Lead budgetary process.
  • • Cost control, monitoring and provision of Financial advice to Finance and Budget Committee.
  • • Mentor and supervise admin/accounting staff, Education and Enforcement as well as Scale Operations of the Solid Waste Division.

Is this you?

 As the ideal candidate you have:

  • CPA qualification, member in good standing
  • Experience in personnel management
  • At least five years' accountancy experience within a financial management role.
  • Experience with preparing budgets, management accounts and year end financial accounts.
  • Extensive experience with and thorough working knowledge of computerised accounting systems and spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work independently and on own initiative, within a team environment.
  • Ability to work well under pressure while maintaining attention to detail.
  • Willingness to work in a co-operative environment.
  • Hands-on experience with payroll.
  • Experience with preparation for year-end audit
  • Good verbal and written presentation skills

Other Criteria

  • Exposure to not-for-profit sector
  • Familiar with regulatory compliance and Municipal Government services
  • Experience with report writing
  • Good knowledge of Solid Waste Management

Salary range: $71,272 to $98,041. 40 hours per week.

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To apply, submit a resume and cover letter in confidence to:

                                                           

Ashley Chase, Human Resources Officer

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Competition #: MJSB2020 CONTLR

 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

While we appreciate your interest in working for the Municipal Joint Services Board, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Cleaner

(Full-time, Term- 3 months)

About the role….

Under the supervision of the Director of Engineering Services, the Cleaner will conduct all cleaning and sanitizing duties at the Municipal Services building and property in a safe and efficient manner. This is a three-month term position.

Is this you?

  • • High School Diploma
  • • A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
  • • Excellent cleaning skills
  • • Ability to complete tasks independently with minimal supervision;
  • • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing;
  • • Strong work ethic and a positive team attitude;
  • • Ability to perform the physical demands of the position including but not limited to lifting, standing for extended periods, bending/crouching, etc.

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Wage: 18.00/hr

35 hours/week (Schedule may include day and evening hours to fit operational needs)

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Ashley Chase, Human Resources Officer
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Deadline to apply: May 26, 2020

Please quote competition number MODL2020 CLNR when submitting application for this position

About the role….

On behalf of the Municipal Joint Services Board, the Lunenburg Regional Community Recycling Centre (LRCRC) serves residents and businesses in the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg and the Towns of Bridgewater and Mahone Bay.

The Outreach/ Compliance Officer’s primary role is to ensure effective delivery of the LRCRC education, outreach, and compliance programs with respect to the Solid Waste Collection and Municipal Solid Bylaws and Nova Scotia Solid Waste-Resource Management Regulations. This includes curbside waste collection inspection and waste audit at the transfer stations.

The LRCRC education and outreach division is part of the Administrative team of the MJSB. The Outreach/Compliance Officer forms part of the support team in the LRCRC office.

Is this you?

As the ideal candidate you have:

  • Grade 12 or higher.
  • Three years’ experience in public relations and administration preferred.
  • Ability to work effectively with the public is essential.
  • A valid Nova Scotia driver’s license is required.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills are required.
  • Ability to compile accurate written records detailing observations and actions taken.
  • Must possess excellent written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Publisher, Excel and Outlook are required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours (working before or after regular hours or working weekend outreach events)

Working Conditions: Work requires planning, time management and prioritization to effectively deal with workload. This position may involve confrontational situations. This position also requires work outdoors and exposure to a variety of weather conditions. Work may require moving and lifting items in accordance with waste volume weight limits outlined in the municipal waste by-laws.

Salary range: 46,000 to 63,000.

40 hours per week.

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To apply, submit a resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Ashley Chase, Human Resources

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Competition #: MJSB2020 OCOFFICER

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

While we appreciate your interest in working for the Municipal Joint Services Board, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.