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Career Opportunities

For all Halifax Transit job opportunities, please visit the municipal career opportunities page, view jobs online, search openings, click on the position to view the posting, create an account and apply. Positions will only appear when open and only online applications are accepted. For Halifax Transit job descriptions, see information below.


Current Opportunities

Bus Operator Recruitment

Halifax Transit will be conducting a Bus Operator Recruitment in spring 2017. Bus Operator information sessions will take place as follows. We strongly encourage those interested in this position to attend.

Location Venue Address Date Time
Halifax Forum (Maritime Hall) 2901 Windsor St. March 30, 2017 6:30 p.m.
Dartmouth Dartmouth North Community Centre 105 Highfield Park Dr. April 4, 2017 12 p.m.
Sackville Fire Station 1 Metropolitan Ave. April 5, 2017 6:30 p.m.
Cherry Brook Black Cultural Centre 10 Cherry Brook Rd April 10, 2017 6:30 p.m.

The Bus Operator job posting will appear on from April 12 to April 26, closing at midnight on April 26, 2017.

Halifax Transit employs more than 900 people in its various departments, including: Bus Operations, Bus Maintenance and Ferry Operations. Positions in all of these departments are hired for regularly. If you require further information, please contact Audra Abbott or call 902.490.2398.
Halifax Transit has more than 600 operators driving hundreds of buses on dozens of routes every day. Have you ever wondered what happens if a bus makes a wrong turn? Do you know how many buses are on the roads at any given time? Do you think our operators drive the same bus every day?

Former Halifax Transit bus operator, now Trainer, Crystal Rudolph, answers these questions and more in our video series: Halifax Transit 101: Ask An Operator.


Red Seal Truck and Transport Mechanics

Come work with us! Halifax Transit is hiring Truck & Transport Mechanics at our two locations in Halifax and Dartmouth. What's great at Halifax Transit is: defined benefit pension, three weeks of vacation in your first full year, medical/dental, unionized, training opportunities, mentorship opportunities, clothing and boot allowance, tool replacement program after two years employment, shop and specialty tools are provided and much more. Be a part of the team that ensures our buses are safe.


Bus Maintenance

Bus Operations

Ferry Operations

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