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Program Admin Officer 3 (Parks Program Coordinator)


Competition # 11281  


Program Admin Officer 3 (Parks Program Coordinator), Permanent,   Truro or Halifax (Flexible) 


Natural Resources 


Posting Closing Date: 4/20/2018   


Our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the citizens we serve.  The Government of Nova Scotia has an Employment Equity Policy and we welcome applications from Aboriginal People, African Nova Scotians and Other Racially Visible Persons, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations or positions where they are under-represented.  If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self-identify, on your application form, cover letter, or on your resume.



The Parks, Outreach & Service Delivery Division is looking for a seasoned and professional Parks Program Coordinator (PPC).  As the Parks Program Coordinator, you will provide advice, assistance, and services that contribute to the efficient and effective functioning of the Regional Services branch and Provincial Parks program to better meet visitor and stakeholder needs.  The Program Coordinator will be responsible for leading, developing, monitoring and administering parks programs that will contribute to high quality experiences to residents and tourists.  These include the provincial park reservation system, provincial park standards, concession program and the payment card industry (PCI) compliance program.  The PPC is also accountable for continual improvements of the parks program and    providing information, strategic advice and recommendations to senior leaders, park and department staff.  



The following qualifications are required:


  • Bachelors Degree in a related discipline such as Parks, Natural Resources, Business, Economics, Public Administration, plus five years related experience; or
  • An acceptable equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.


To be successful in this role you must possess:


  • Ability to analyze and convert raw data into a format that is easily understood by a variety of audiences.
  • Capability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven experience in effective report writing.
  • Ability to liaise and maintain working relationships with a variety of stakeholders (internal and external to an organization).


Pay Grade:  PR 13  


Salary Range:  $2,291.00 - $2,786.00 Bi-Weekly


This is a bargaining unit position initially restricted to current civil service employees represented by the Nova Scotia Government Employees Union (NSGEU).


If applying from outside a government office, employees must apply correctly via this link:



Failure to apply correctly means that your application will not be given first consideration as a bargaining unit applicant, and will only be included if external applications are pursued.  


External applicants and current casual employees will only be considered if there are no qualified civil service bargaining unit candidates.


Offer of employment is conditional upon the completion of all applicable background checks and confirmation of credentials, the results of which must be satisfactory to the employer.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  For questions or concerns, please contact [email protected]

Province of Nova Scotia
Full time
07 B2N 0G9, CA