Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia - Where History Meets Opportunity

Phone: 902.532.2043

We are hiring, Director of Municipal Operations and Development

We are looking for an exceptional leader who can use their robust experience with roads, water and wastewater construction and maintenance, to work with residents and contractors on all development and building permits and to mentor and support a hardworking and talented team. Reporting to the CAO, you will provide sound advice and recommendations to the CAO and Council regarding all Public Works matters and as Development Officer, you will focus on continuous improvement and implementing constructive changes.

What we’re looking for:


  • Five to ten years of related experience in public works within the public sector, or commercial construction management
  • Five to ten years of related experience in planning and development
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, lead and coach a team
  • Excellent communication skills (written, oral and listening)
  • Proficient computer skills in programs such as Microsoft 365; demonstrated support for modern technology and innovation
  • Sound, independent problem-solving and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience leading within a unionized environment
  • Certified Class I Wastewater Treatment and Wastewater Collection (or willingness to acquire)
  • Certified Class II Water Distribution (or willingness to acquire)
  • Emergency Management- Incident Command System Certification (or willingness to acquire)

We are equal opportunity employers. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment.

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