Current Opportunities

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Adjudicative ABCs

Alert Application Deadline: The Fall 2021 deadline to apply for appointments to Adjudicative ABC is November 16, 2021. You may submit an application after that date, but it will only be considered once the Spring 2022 campaign deadline has passed.
Board: Sort Direction Department: Sort Direction
Adoption Appeal Committee Community Services
Agricultural Marshland Conservation Commission Agriculture
Animal Welfare Appeal Board (previously known as Animal Cruelty Appeal Board) Agriculture
Aquaculture Review Board, Nova Scotia Fisheries & Aquaculture
Assessment Appeal Tribunal, Nova Scotia Municipal Affairs and Housing
Assistance Appeal Board - Cape Breton Region Community Services
Assistance Appeal Board - Cumberland/Colchester Region Community Services
Assistance Appeal Board - Halifax Regional Municipality Community Services
Assistance Appeal Board - Pictou/Antigonish/Guysborough Region Community Services
Assistance Appeal Board - Western Region Community Services
Building Advisory Committee, Nova Scotia Municipal Affairs and Housing
Certification Appeals Committee Education & Early Childhood Development
Criminal Code, Nova Scotia Review Board under the Justice
Crop and Livestock Insurance Arbitration Board, Nova Scotia Agriculture
Elevators and Lifts Act Appeal Board Labour, Skills and Immigration
Environmental Assessment Review Panel Environment and Climate Change
Farm Practices Board Agriculture
Farm Registration Appeal Committee Agriculture
Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act, Review Board under the Office of Mental Health & Addictions
Judicial Council Justice
Labour Board Labour, Skills and Immigration
Meat Inspection Board Agriculture
Motor Vehicle Appeal Board Public Works
Natural Products Marketing Council, Nova Scotia Agriculture
Police Review Board, Nova Scotia Justice
Securities Commission, Nova Scotia Finance & Treasury Board
Student Aid Appeal Committee, Nova Scotia Advanced Education
Tuition Appeal Board Education & Early Childhood Development

Non Adjudicative ABCs

Board: Sort Direction Department: Sort Direction
Acadia University Board of Governors Advanced Education
Acadia University Foundation Advanced Education
Accessibility Advisory Board Justice
African-Canadian Education, Council on Education & Early Childhood Development
Apprenticeship Agency, Nova Scotia Labour, Skills and Immigration
Arbitration Advisory Committee Labour, Skills and Immigration
Art and Design Board of Governors, Nova Scotia College of Advanced Education
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Board of Governors Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Arts Nova Scotia Board Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Atlantic Provinces Harness Racing Commission Agriculture
Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority, Board of Directors of the Education & Early Childhood Development
Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists, Board of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Barbers Act Board of Examiners Labour, Skills and Immigration
Boxing Authority Board, Nova Scotia Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Area Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Council Labour, Skills and Immigration
Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board Natural Resources and Renewables
Cape Breton University Board of Governors Advanced Education
Cape Breton University Foundation Advanced Education
Chiropractors, Board of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Counselling Therapists, Board of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation, Nova Scotia Finance & Treasury Board
Crop and Livestock Insurance Commission, Nova Scotia Agriculture
Dalhousie College and University Board of Governors Advanced Education
Dental Board of Nova Scotia, Provincial Health & Wellness
Dental Hygienists of Nova Scotia, Council of the College of Health & Wellness
Denturist Licensing Board Health & Wellness
Develop Nova Scotia Limited, Board of Directors Economic Development
Dispensing Opticians, Board of Directors of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Dr. P. Anthony Johnstone Memorial Scholarship Committee Advanced Education
E911 Cost Recovery Committee Municipal Affairs and Housing
Embalmers and Funeral Directors, Board of Registration of Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services
Environment and Sustainable Prosperity, Round Table on Environment and Climate Change
Farm Loan Board, Nova Scotia Agriculture
Film Classification Board Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services
Fire Safety Advisory Council Municipal Affairs and Housing
Fire Services Advisory Committee Municipal Affairs and Housing
Fisheries and Aquaculture Loan Board, Nova Scotia Fisheries & Aquaculture
Gaelic College Foundation Board of Governors Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Gaming Corporation, Nova Scotia Finance & Treasury Board
Halifax Convention Centre Board of Directors (Events East) Economic Development
Halifax/Dartmouth Bridge Commission Public Works
Heritage Property, Advisory Council on Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Housing Authority, Cape Breton Island Municipal Affairs and Housing
Housing Authority, Cobequid Municipal Affairs and Housing
Housing Authority, Eastern Mainland Municipal Affairs and Housing
Housing Authority, Metropolitan Municipal Affairs and Housing
Housing Authority, Western Region Municipal Affairs and Housing
Human Rights Commission, Nova Scotia Justice
InNOVAcorp Board of Directors Economic Development
IWK Health Centre Board Health & Wellness
Kings Regional Rehabilitation Centre, Board of Management Community Services
Law Foundation of Nova Scotia Board Justice
Legal Aid Commission, Nova Scotia Justice
Library Board, Annapolis Valley Regional Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Library Board, Colchester / East Hants Regional Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Library Board, Cumberland Regional Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Library Board, Eastern Counties Regional Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Library Board, Pictou / Antigonish Regional Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Library Board, South Shore Regional Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Library Board, Western Counties Regional Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Liquor Corporation, Nova Scotia Finance & Treasury Board
Livestock Health Services Board Agriculture
Medical Laboratory Technologists, Board of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Mi'kmaq Education, Council on Education & Early Childhood Development
Midwifery Regulatory Council of Nova Scotia Health & Wellness
Mount Saint Vincent University Board of Governors Advanced Education
Municipal Finance Corporation, Nova Scotia Municipal Affairs and Housing
Museum Board of Governors, Nova Scotia Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Nursing, Board of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Council Labour, Skills and Immigration
Occupational Therapists of Nova Scotia, Board of the College of Health & Wellness
Optometrists, Board of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Paramedics of Nova Scotia, Council of the College of Health & Wellness
Peggy's Cove Commission Economic Development
Police (RCMP) Advisory Boards (30) Justice
Police Commissioners (10), Municipal Boards of Justice
Prescription Monitoring Board, Nova Scotia Health & Wellness
Preston Area Housing Fund Board of Directors Municipal Affairs and Housing
Professional Foresters Association of Nova Scotia, Council of Licensed Natural Resources and Renewables
Psychology, Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Health & Wellness
Public Accounting Licensing Committee Finance & Treasury Board
Public Archives, Advisory Board of the Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Real Estate Appraisers Association Board of Directors Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services
Real Estate Commission, Nova Scotia Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services
Research Nova Scotia Advanced Education
Resource Recovery Fund Board (Divert Nova Scotia) Environment and Climate Change
Respiratory Therapists, Board of the Nova Scotia College of Health & Wellness
Saint Mary's University Board of Governors Advanced Education
Sainte-Anne Board of Governors, Université Advanced Education
Scalers Act, Board of Examiners under the Natural Resources and Renewables
Sherbrooke Restoration Commission Communities, Culture, Tourism & Heritage
Shubenacadie Canal Commission Natural Resources and Renewables
Social Workers Board of Examiners, Nova Scotia College of Community Services
Status of Women, Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Teachers College Foundation, Nova Scotia Education & Early Childhood Development
Veterinary Medical Association Council, Nova Scotia Agriculture
Women in Engineering Scholarship Selection Committee Advanced Education
Workers' Compensation Board Labour, Skills and Immigration