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Spare Transit Drivers

The Town of Yarmouth is accepting applications for Spare Transit Drivers. 

In this role you will be responsible for the safe and effective operation of transit vehicles (16 passenger bus).  You will be required to ensure the bus is in good operating condition at all times.  You will communicate with passengers and members of the public in a courteous and respectful manner while maintaining order and security on the bus and obeying all laws, regulations and rules.

As the ideal candidate, you possess:

  • High school diploma or equivalent;
  • A valid Nova Scotia Class 4 license or higher;
  • Completion of a Criminal Record Check;
  • Completion of a Vulnerable Sector Check;
  • Completion of a Drivers Abstract;
  • First-Aid/CPR (employer provided if required);
  • Three (3) years of experience working directly with customers;
  • Three (3) years recent driving experience;

Hours of work are flexible and will depend on operational needs.  This may include days, evenings, weekends and holidays. 

If you are interested in this opportunity please forward your resume along with copies of the documents outlined above to:

Town of Yarmouth
Human Resources
400 Main St.
Yarmouth, NS  B5A 1G2

or by email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Technology Advantage Program (TAP) Presentation

At a recent Council meeting, students from Yarmouth High's Technology Advantage Program (TAP) gave a thoughtful and creative presentation. Watch the video here.

Town of Yarmouth Invests in Green Energy

The Town of Yarmouth understands the importance of investing in green energy. As part of its climate change action strategy, solar panels have been erected on the roofs of two buildings, with another installation on the way in 2020.

2020-21 Grant Applications

The Town of Yarmouth is now accepting applications for financial assistance from non-profit organizations. The deadline for submitting applications is January 31st, 2020. To be considered, all applications must be submitted in accordance with the Town’s Policy Statement. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Application forms can be obtained at the Town Office, 400 Main Street, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, B5A 1G2, or by email request at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on by clicking the PDF file link below.

pdf Grant Application Form 2020-21 (139 KB)

100 Meals December Schedule

Meal-a-Day for 100 Days begins Monday, December 9th at HOPE Centre. Read more for the full December schedule.

Winter Parking Regulations - 2019/2020 Winter Season

Winter parking regulations are in effect beginning December 1st until March 31st. Read on for full details.

The Town of Yarmouth recognizes our employees as our greatest resource in our organization.  We are committed to the investment in our people.  We seek candidates with knowledge and expertise in their field as well as individuals with a collaborative approach to working with others.  We offer diverse career opportunities with competitive salary and benefits packages. 

All employment opportunities within the Town of Yarmouth will be posted here as they become available.    

Town of Yarmouth

 This is an exciting time for the Town of Yarmouth. By working together, we can meet today’s challenges and build a better future.”

Pam Mood


Town of Yarmouth
400 Main Street
Yarmouth, B5A 1G2

  (902) 742-2521
  (902) 742-6244

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