Departments & Services

Welcome to the Municipality of Pictou County

The Municipality of Pictou County has a population of about 20,000 and is the largest of the six municipal governments located in Pictou County. It is considered a rural government, unlike the other five urban units. 

We're hiring



The Municipality of the County of Pictou is currently receiving applications for summer employment in its financial services department.

Job Description:  To assist the finance department in delivering professional customer service to clients of the Municipality. Also, process accounts receivable payments, MOPC exemption forms, PNS Senior Rebate forms, bank deposits and other general office duties of the finance department.

At the time of application, applicants must be enrolled in a full-time post-secondary educational program appropriate to the position being sought.

Further information can be obtained by calling the following:

Karen Cornish, Deputy Municipal Treasurer at (902) 485-2260

Resumes (including references) will be accepted at

Deadline for receipt of resumes: Thursday, April 25, 2024.

The Municipality thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

It is the policy of the Municipality of Pictou County to prohibit discrimination of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to applicants without regard to gender, race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. If you require accommodation during the application and hiring process, please contact