Thank you for considering employment with the Town of Carbonear.

Positions currently available:

Town of Carbonear

Employment Opportunity


Carbonear Swimming Pool
The Town of Carbonear requires the services of an individual at the Carbonear Swimming Pool to complete janitorial and maintenance duties. This is a part time position where the individual would be ordinarily working less than twenty (20) hours per week scheduled between 5 pm Friday, and close on Sunday. In the absence of the Pool Technician/Facility Maintenance personnel, this position may be required to cover shifts.  This position will be responsible for providing cleaning duties, dusting, removing garbage, removing snow from walkways, moving furniture and equipment as required, monitor pool chemistry and other related duties.

Deadline for applications is 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 10th, 2023

PDF with more details including qualifications and how to apply can be found here:

Employment Opportunity – Part Time Janitorial-Maintenance


Summer Student Employment Opportunity

Intergenerational  Heritage Program Officer

2 positions available

Salary: $16.00/hr; 35 hours/wk  16 weeks

The successful candidates will assist with developing and leading delivery of intergenerational informative and engaging public programs.  As well as adapting tours and sharing with visitors the museums

All candidates must meet the requirements of YCW in Heritage eligibility criteria.  Candidates must set up an account with Young Canada Works. FMI:

Submit resume & cover letter outlining relevant skills & experience to:

Email: [email protected] OR drop off resume between 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday Town Council Office, 256 Water Street, Carbonear

 Core Competencies and Qualifications:

  • Must possess excellent verbal communication skills with demonstrable public speaking experience.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Must be able to walk long distances and stand for long periods of time.
  • Proven organizational and task management skills.
  • Experience working with diverse audiences and groups.
  • Have an outgoing personality, enjoy working with the public
  • Prefer a background in history, anthropology, museum studies, or management, communications, English, tourism, education, or related field.
  • Must be a full-time student, between the ages 16-30, who is returning to their studies in the fall.
  • Eligible to work in Canada.
  • Must be registered with Young Canada Works at

PDF can be found here: YCW Job posting 2024


We are hiring for Summer Student positions in Recreation and Tourism departments! (Pending funding approval)
Deadline: Friday, May 17, 2024 (by 4:30 p.m.)
For Tourism/Event Ambassador positions:
Drop off resumes to the Town Office (256 Water Street) Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Or by mail:
Summer Student Positions
Town of Carbonear
P.O Box 999, Carbonear, NL A1Y 1C5
Recreation Department summer positions:
To apply:
Drop off resumes to the Carbonear Swimming Pool, 63 Valley Road, Carbonear Attn: Rob Button
Mail resumes:
Town of Carbonear
Attn: Rob Button
P.O Box 999, Carbonear, NL A1Y 1C5


Summer Student Employment Opportunity
Trails and Community Garden Ambassador
The Town has been approved for funding through the CPRA 2024 Green Jobs Initiative. The goal of this funding is to support a “green jobs” program for youth. Equally a priority, supporting the prompt initiation of community level interventions on programs, events, and/or policy changes that remove barriers and increase participation and retention rates for equity deserving groups, in particular Black, Indigenous, racially diverse, 2SLGBTQQIA+, low-income and newcomer populations, as well as people living with disabilities.
35hr/week for 10 weeks
Job description:
The successful candidate will be responsible for communicating & engaging with Nell’s Trail & Davis Earle Trail visitors regarding the natural area trails. Additionally, with the Community Garden participants regarding & the Town composting project.
Assist with the maintenance of visitor access points of the trail network, including identifying locations for information signage & storyboards.
Plan, promote & host education sessions covering gardening &
composting topics
Candidates must be:
(i) between the ages of 15 and 30 (inclusive)
(ii) a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person as
defined by immigration and Refugee Protection Act
(iii) legally entitled to work in Canada
Submit resume & cover letter outlining relevant skills & experience to:
drop off resume between 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday,
Town Council Office, 256 Water Street, Carbonear
Position provided through funding approved from the CPRA 2024 Green Jobs Initiative.
For information about available positions: