Our 2 Astrolabes, dated from the early 1600's were discovered near Channel-Port aux Basques. They are both in mint condition and in working order. A very rare and valuable find for Newfoundland and all of Canada.

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Explore our connection with age-old astronomical instruments used by navigators. Two astrolabes are featured in Channel-Port aux Basques, dating from the 1600's.

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Channel-Port aux Basques, Newfoundland Labrador

With an increasing employment rate in the past decade, opportunities to enter the workforce are available. To assist job seekers, organizations and government have banded together to provide multiple outlets to present job opportunities.

The links below provide relevant information on the current employment opportunities for the Town of Channel-Port aux Basques, as well as other businesses and organizations throughout our region. Browse through the postings to find what employment opportunities fit your skills and qualifications. Happy Hunting!

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Employment Opportunity Office Clerk



The Town of Channel - Port aux Basques is presently accepting applications for the position of Office Clerk. This a full time 35 hour per week position. The successful applicant will perform the following duties:

▸ provide clerical administrative support;
▸ perform the normal day to day accounting and secretarial duties required in the daily operations of municipal administration;
▸ perform duties at locations other than the Town Office.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

▸ Office or Business Administration diploma from a recognized post secondary institution;
▸ strong computer skills including the ability to do spreadsheets and word processing;
▸ knowledge of Simply Accounting;
▸ possess strong written and oral communication skills in addition to the ability to carry out verbal and written instructions accurately and quickly;
▸ possess good organizational skills and have the ability to multi task;
▸ be able to work in an individual and/or team setting as well as a demanding work environment;

Salary for this position is as per the Collective Agreement.

Please forward resumes, giving complete details of qualifications along with two references, to: Town of Channel - Port aux Basques, P.O. Box 70, 67 Main Street, Port aux Basques, NL A0M 1C0; Fax: 695-9852; email: townchannelpab@nf.aibn.com Deadline for applications is Tuesday, April 28, 2015.

The Town of Channel - Port aux Basques thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected to complete a document preparation, typing and accounting test will be contacted.

Posted: April 13, 2015 9:00 am NFLD