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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Town Opportunities

The Port aux Basques Community Employment Corporation (CEC) was incorporated in 1987 for the purpose of supporting persons with barriers to employment, utilizing The Supported Employment Program. We seek, create and maintain educational and employment opportunities for persons who are considered to be employment disadvantaged. The CEC team provides professional support, training and employment services for adults with barriers to employment in the Port aux Basques and surrounding areas.

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Public Notice

Seasonal part-time positions for Town Maintenance Equipment Operators with the Town of Channel - Port aux Basques.

• This is skilled work in the operation of a variety of heavy equipment used in street maintenance work. The incumbent will be required to operate such pieces of heavy equipment as a tandem truck, front-end loader, backhoe, etc.; the incumbent will be required to prepare and maintain work records on the operation of assigned equipment; in winter - plows, garbage trucks sand and salt roads, clear catchbasins; perform other duties as required.

• Completion of high school; possession of the appropriate operator’s licenses as issued by the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador (Class 03 license with 08 and 09 endorsements); considerable knowledge of the regulations and practices utilized in the operation of heavy equipment; or any equivalent combination of experience and/or training. Applicant should list any other skills and/or work related certificates and experience. Applicants must posses an up to date Powerline Hazards Certificate.
• Applicants possessing certificates and/or a combination of skills and work experience combined with the aforenoted operator’s licenses will be considered as a definite asset.

• 12:00 Noon, Friday, May 5th, 2017

• The Town is compiling a database for call-in seasonal positions. Possibility for future full time seasonal work during summer & fall construction season and snow clearing season.

Applications should be forwarded to:

Mr. Leon MacIsaac/Town Manager
Town of Channel - Port aux Basques
P.O. Box 70, 67 Main Street
Port aux Basques, NL
A0M 1C0
Fax: (709) 695-9852

Applications should be received before 12:00 noon on the closing date - either in person, by mail, fax or email townchannelpab@nf.aibn.com

For additional information on these positions call (709) 695-2214.
Posted: April 20, 2017 9:25 am NFLD

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