Returning Officer Recruitment
A returning officer administers the election within their electoral district. This role requires extensive management experience focusing on administrative and personnel management. For background on this challenging and rewarding position, check out the returning officer page on this website.
This is an excellent opportunity for professionals seeking part-time flexible work. Successful candidates must be impartial and declare they are non-partisan.
If you are interested in applying for the position of returning officer check out our Employment listings.
Once online applications are received, they will be assessed, and qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview and technical test.
Attend a public information session to learn more about this role and the recruitment process:
PORT HAWKESBURY | Apr. 15, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Maritime Inn – Port Room | 717 Reeves St., Port Hawkesbury
WOLFVILLE | Apr. 15, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Old Orchard Inn – Salon A Room | 153 Greenwich Rd. S., Wolfville
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL | Apr. 16, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Annapolis Basin Conference Centre – Acadia Room | 761 Broadway Ave., Cornwallis
BADDECK | Apr. 16, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Inverary Resort – MacAulay Conference Centre 1 Room | 368 Shore Rd, Baddeck
AMHERST | Apr. 16, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Super 8 Amherst – Cumberland Room | 40 Lord Amherst Dr., Amherst
SYDNEY | Apr. 17, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Cambridge Suites – Celtic Room | 380 Esplanade, Sydney
STELLARTON | Apr. 17, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Holiday Inn Express – Hector Room | 86 Lawrence Blvd, Stellarton
YARMOUTH | Apr. 17, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Rodd Grand – Clare-Argyle Room | 417 Main St., Yarmouth
BRIDGEWATER | Apr. 18, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Best Western – Cooks Falls Room | 527 Highway 10, Bridgewater
TRURO | Apr. 18, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Hampton Inn & Suites – Chief Peter Wilmot Room | 35 Legends Ave., Millbrook
To register for an information session, please contact Elections Nova Scotia at 1-800-565-1504.