PSC News Releases

Office of Workplace Mental Health Open to Government Employees

October 03, 2018

The Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU) and the Public Service Commission today, Oct. 3, officially opened the Office of Workplace Mental Health.


Province Hosts First Career Fair

October 02, 2018

The Government of Nova Scotia will showcase the public service as an employer to younger workers at its first career fair today, Oct. 2 from 10 a.m.to 3 p.m.


Premier Recognizes Excellence and Dedication in Public Service

September 25, 2018

An individual, two teams and an entire office were honoured with the Premier’s Award of Excellence, today, Sept. 25, in recognition of their exceptional efforts.


Government Raises Pride Flag in Halifax

July 12, 2018

Government employees, 2SLGBTIQ+ community members, allies and supporters were in attendance as the Pride flag was raised at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, in Halifax, July 12.


Ralentissez et changez de voie, un rappel de sécurité routière pendant la longue fin de semaine

June 29, 2018

La fin de semaine de la fête du Canada est l'une des périodes les plus occupées de l'année sur les routes. C'est pourquoi le syndicat NSGEU (Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union) et la Commission de la fonction publique font partenariat sur une campagne dans les médias sociaux visant à sensibiliser les gens à la nécessité de ralentir et de changer de voie lorsque des véhicules des services publics se trouvent au bord de la route.


Slow Down, Move Over Campaign in Advance of Long Weekend

June 29, 2018

In advance of the Canada Day weekend, one of the busiest travel times of the year, the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU) and the Public Service Commission are partnering on a social media campaign to raise awareness of the need to slow down and move over for public service vehicles at the side of the road.


Jobs for Students

April 10, 2018

Government is now hiring students across the province for the spring and summer.


Premier Recognizes Excellence and Dedication in Public Service

September 26, 2017

Premier Stephen McNeil recognized the exceptional efforts of more than two dozen public servants with the Premier’s Award of Excellence today, Sept. 26.


Government Raises Pride Flag at Province House

June 29, 2017

Government employees, LGBTIQ+ community members and supporters cheered the raising of the Pride flag at Province House in Halifax, today, June 29.


Summer Jobs for Students

March 23, 2017

Government is hiring more than 80 students across the province this spring and summer.