Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

The Halifax Port Authority (HPA) is committed to providing a working environment conducive to professional growth and personal goal achievement for all its employees. We currently employ over 60 employees in the areas of:

  • Business Development
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Operations/Maintenance
  • Engineering
  • Real Estate
  • Administration
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources

Positions with the HPA will be posted in this section of the site as they become available. In addition, you may forward your resume to Halifax Port Authority Human Resources, where it will be maintained on our database for six months.

When responding to specific opportunities, unless otherwise specified, please send all correspondence to:

Halifax Port Authority
P.O. Box 336
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 2P6
Fax: (902) 426-7335

The Port of Halifax invests in partnerships, people and infrastructure for today and tomorrow. The Port is a major economic driver to our local and provincial economy generating 15,000 direct, indirect and induced jobs and $670 million in employment income.

The Halifax Port Authority is a local port authority with a mandate to develop market and manage its assets in order to foster and promote trade and transportation and serves as a catalyst for the local, regional and national economies. The Authority manages six categories of properties comprising of 260 acres of land – container terminals, grain elevator, cargo-handling facilities at Ocean Terminals and Richmond Terminals, non-cargo facilities, the Seaport (supporting cruise), and Halifax Harbour.