NS Provincial Government Hiring

September 21, 2023

The Technical Safety Division of the Safety Branch is currently looking for a: Boiler & Pressure Equipment Inspector to conduct a wide variety of specialized, related technical inspections, investigations, qualification testing and supervising exams. and a Code & Design Administrator  to be responsible for providing advanced specialized program administrative and technical expertise for the Boilers and Pressure Vessel and Power Engineering Programs, and leading other…read more

RFANS seeking proposals for a Training Needs Assessment

August 21, 2023

The Recreation Facility Association of Nova Scotia (RFANS) invites qualified consultants, businesses, and organizations to submit a proposal in response to a Request for Proposal to conduct a Training Needs Assessment for recreation and sport facilities in relation to facility operations within the province. RFANS provides opportunities for professional development and promotes the provision of high quality, safe facilities and recognizes that there are training…read more

CBRM, Emera Centre, is Seeking Two Full-Time Facilities Attendants

August 3, 2023

  Under the direction of the designated Supervisor, the Facilities Attendant(s) will perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled maintenance work, and operates a variety of equipment in the repair, maintenance, operation, and replacement of arenas under the jurisdiction of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM). Candidates must have and provide the following when applying: • A minimum of Grade 12 or GED equivalent. •…read more

Mariners Centre is Seeking an Aquatics Supervisor

July 31

  The Mariners Centre is a multi-purpose sport, recreation, and event facility in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. In October 2022, the Mariners Centre confirmed funding for a historic $30M expansion plan that, when complete, will establish the centre as a vibrant regional hub – adding Aquatics, Fitness, and Multi-Purpose Spaces to the existing facility’s two ice rinks and event hosting spaces. Reporting to the Aquatics…read more

Bud MacInnis, former manager of the Antigonish Arena, accepts position as new Technical Director for the Recreation Facility Association of Nova Scotia

July 12, 2023

Congratulations and welcome back Bud! “As President of the Recreation Facility Association of Nova Scotia, the RFANS Board and staff are pleased and proud to announce that a long-serving member of our association, Mr. Bud MacInnis is the successful candidate for the new position of RFANS Technical Director. Bud brings a wealth of knowledge to the position with a strong background in hands-on arena management….read more

RFANS Seeks a Technical Director

June 14, 2023

RFANS is seeking a motivated individual to serve as the Technical Director.   The Recreation Facility Association of Nova Scotia (RFANS) is the only provincial membership- based not-for-profit organization in Atlantic Canada dedicated to providing leadership in developing, promoting, and advocating excellence in recreational facilities, operations, and personnel. RFANS strives to be the industry’s resource for education, coursing and training. Duties and Responsibilities Research and…read more

IPECC Conference June 19-20, 2023

June 12, 2023

The IPECC (Interprovincial Power Engineering Curriculum Committee) 2023 conference will occur on June 19th & 20th. During this virtual event, the IPECC will vote on curriculum changes. To register: https://ow.ly/SKxG50OLMEg More informations about IPECC: https://ow.ly/xzfr50OLMEh

Recreation Facilities Operation Attendant with the Town of Lunenburg

June 12, 2023

  Located on Nova Scotia’s beautiful South Shore, the Town of Lunenburg is a diverse and vibrant community of +2300 year-round residents with numerous seasonal residents. Lunenburg maintains a diverse balance of initiatives that focus on community environment and development providing quality municipal services to the community, is a priority. Lunenburg Town Council and staff are committed to ensuring residents, business owners and visitors fully…read more

Université Sainte-Anne Seeking Sports and Sports Complex Director

June 12, 2023

  Université Sainte-Anne the only French-speaking university in Nova Scotia, offers university and college programs as well as tailor-made immersion and training programs in French as a second language. Recognized for the excellence of its programs and its unique and exceptional living environment, it offers experiential learning opportunities that promote student engagement and success and a context conducive to the establishment of a culture of…read more

RFANS Announces 2023-2024 Board of Directors

June 7, 2023

  RFANS is excited to announce the new Board of Directors for 2023-2024. We look forward to the expertise and experience they bring and working with them as RFANS continues to take on new initiatives as the association grows to meet the needs of the industry. View the full new release here.