Public Notices & News

Tender Notice: Pictou All Wheels Skate Park

The Town of Pictou is hereby inviting interested companies to submit a tender for the construction of the Pictou All Wheels Skate Park. 

Full details can be found on the Procurement Opportunities webpage

Jitney Trail Temporary Closure - May 22-May 28

The Jitney Trail will be closed next week, May 22nd-May 28th, from Norway Point Road entrance to Browns Point due to culvert repair work.

Regular Council Meeting Agenda

Notice of Town of Pictou

Regular Council Meeting

CN Station – Council Chambers

Monday, May 16, 2022

 

The public can access the meeting via the Town of Pictou Facebook Page beginning at 6:30 pm or attend in person.

 

Agenda

1.    Private Session – Contract, Property and Personnel Matters (6:00pm)

2.    Public Session – Call to Order (6:30pm)

3.    Land Acknowledgement

4.    Changes/Approval of Agenda

5.     Proclamations & Acknowledgements

       a.  VON Week

       b.   Access Awareness Week

6.    Approval of Minutes

      a.  Regular Council – April 19, 2022

      b.  Committee of Council – May 2, 2022

7.    Recommendations

       a.       Approval – 2023 Town Operating Budget

       b.      Purchase of Certain Land Located at 123 Water Street

       c.       Provincial Capital Assistance Program (PCAP) – Denoon Street

8.    Discussion

       a.  Summer Meeting Schedule

9.    Reports

       a.       Municipal Corporation Reports:

                  i.   Pictou County Shared Services Authority

                  ii.   Pictou County Wellness Centre

                  iii.   Riverview Home

10.   Public Comments/ Questions

11.   Adjournment

 ________________________

Kyle Slaunwhite

Chief Administrative Officer

Finance Department Employment Opportunities

TOWN OF PICTOU

FINANCE DEPARTMENT

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

The Town of Pictou will be receiving applications for two positions – Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable Clerks.

The Accounts Receivable Clerk is responsible for the preparation of tax bills, water bills and miscellaneous receivables. They will also provide general administrative support and complete counter/reception duties in the absence of other staff.

The Accounts Payable Clerk is responsible for accounts payable, data entry, administrative support to department heads, and responding to front counter and phone inquiries. They will also assist with communications and recreation programs.  

The successful applicants must have experience working in an office setting, and demonstrated knowledge of computers, including MS Excel, Word and Email software. Previous customer service, bookkeeping and municipal experience is considered an asset. Ideally, the AP Clerk will have an understanding of communications or recreation programming.

Resume and cover letter (merged into one PDF document) will be accepted until May 24, 2022 at 12:00 pm and can be submitted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (subject line: Accounts Receivable Clerk or Accounts Payable Clerk).  

Full job descriptions are available at www.townofpictou.ca. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

It is the policy of the Town of Pictou to prohibit discrimination of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to applicants, without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. If you require accommodation during the application and hiring process, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For full details and job descriptions