Summer Job Opportunity - VIC Counsellor Position

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Summer Employment

Municipality of Barrington

Visitor Information Centre

 Cover Letters and Resumes are now being accepted for a “ Counsellor Position”.  -

  • 8 -12 weeks (depending on funding)
  • 30 hour per week- must be available for work weekends-
  • must be under the age of 30  

Desired Qualifications:-

  • excellent people skills-
  • knowledge of area-
  • strong communications skills-
  • work well under supervision and independently-
  • First Aid, CPR, WHMIS,-
  • Service First & World Host Program an asset 


Successful applicant must agree to:      

A Criminal Records Check and Child Abuse Register-Request Search. 

 Additional information may be obtained by contacting the Municipal office at 637-2015.

Send resumes to: 

P.O. Box 100, Barrington, N S B0W 1E0 

Fax: 902-637-2075

 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Applications must be received by 4:00 pm on Friday, May 11, 2019. 

Interviews will take place the week of May 13, 2019

Only those selected for interviews will notified.  

Barrington, N S                                                                                  

Chris Frotten, CAO

April 25, 2019

Community Litter Clean Up Day

The Municipality of Barrington will hold a Community Litter Cleanup, on Saturday, May 4th from 9am to 12pm.

This event will help beautify our community and reduce the impact of litter on our environment. The campaign is meant to encourage residents to get involved and help keep their community tidy.

The Community Litter Cleanup is being led by the Municipality of Barrington’s Council and Staff and the public are encouraged to take part by cleaning up a section in their own district.Garbage bags and gloves will be provided in each district, and the Municipality’s Property Services team will pick up any garbage collected on the day.

People are encouraged to take part in Community Litter Cleanup Day along with friends and family, businesses, schools or community groups.

Supplies can be picked up from the Municipal officer or in the following locations on May 4th from 9AM until 11AM:

  • District 1 – Wood’s Habour Fire Hall
  • District 2 – Ground Search & Rescue building
  • District 3 & 4 – Island/Barrington Passage Fire Hall
  • District 5 – Barrington/Port La Tour Fire Hall

Locations to drop off bags of garbage:

  • District 1 : Woods Harbour Ball Field, Woods Harbour Fire Hall, Shag Harbour UFO Site
  • District 2 : Ground Search and Rescue Building
  • Districts 3 and 4 : Island and Barrington Passage Fire Hall. Drinking Brook Park, Fisherman’s Park (Old Geneva’s Restaurant Site)

District 5 : Barrington/ Port La Tour Fire Department, Old Port La Tour Fire Department, Port Clyde Fire Department

A free BBQ will be held at the Ground Search & Rescue Building at noon for all those who participated.

For more information on the Community Litter Cleanup Day, please phone the Municipal Office at 902-637-2015.

Community Clean Up 2019

Job Opportunity - Family Medicine Administrative Assistant/Receptionist



This position will provide administrative support to Dr. Robyn Pierce at her practice to be established in Barrington Passage, NS and her patients by performing general office duties through the use of electronic medical records and maintaining  daily operations by following policies and procedures.


  • High School Diploma plus 1 year trade or commercial program
  • 1-2 years of experience in a medical office environment would be an asset
  • Ability to prioritize work and multi-task- Reliable and punctual- Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Proficiency and experience with EMR would be an asset
  • Experience with MSI billing would be an asset
  • Proficiency and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and emailing-
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector check

A full job description is available at the Municipal office or can be pdf downloaded here (1.17 MB)


Interested applicants may submit a cover letter and resume by email to Dr. Robyn Pierce (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by May 1, 2019.

Spring Clean Up 2019

Spring Clean Up 2019

Community Engagement Session - Recreation Centre

Recreation Centre Community Engagement