Working With Us

Having the right expertise is vital to us. We hire qualified and talented individuals and obtain goods or services from businesses to achieve just that. It enables us to successfully fulfill our regulatory mandate and achieve our mission and vision.

We hire individuals who want to be a part of a diverse team of professionals. We look for talented individuals with unique skills and expertise to help us perform our roles and responsibilities, and to ensure offshore oil and gas activities are completed with the safety of offshore workers and protection of the environment being paramount.  

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Careers with Us

From engineering to environmental protection and geology to support staff, we look for talented and driven individuals who are interested in making a difference in the regulation of oil and gas activities in the Canada-Nova Scotia offshore area. Through regulatory initiatives and informed decision-making, we are an active global leader. We pride ourselves in providing a work environment that supports challenging and rewarding careers.

A career with us provides a unique opportunity to work hands on with technical experts in a collaborative work environment, and engage with Nova Scotians and Canadians on matters that are important to them. You are also able to further your professional growth through continuous learning and development, and participate on committees and partnerships on local, national and international levels to advance knowledge of offshore oil and gas activities and our marine environment.

We offer competitive remuneration packages that include:

  • Flex days
  • Vacation time allotted recognizing prior experience
  • Paid sick days
  • Paid family illness days
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Pregnancy and parental leave allowances
  • Nova Scotia Public Service Superannuation Plan
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Educational assistance
  • Reimbursement for fitness membership

We are committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion in employment. Our hiring practices are transparent, impartial, and comply with the provisions of the Nova Scotia Human Rights Act.

Providing Services to Us

If we’re in need of goods or services, we provide full and fair opportunity to manufacturers, consultants, contractors, and service companies in the Province of Nova Scotia (and other parts of Canada) to participate on a competitive basis in the acquisition of goods, services and construction. Where applicable, we will give first consideration to supply and service companies, and to goods manufactured, in Nova Scotia where those services and supplies are competitive in terms of fair market price, quality and delivery.

Find out what opportunities are available for you to work with us.