Why CBU?

Careers That Inspire

CBU proudly upholds a respectful, inclusive and engaging campus atmosphere that supports, listens and responds to the needs of its community.  We also offer a superior benefits package, a dynamic, supportive work environment and onsite childcare opportunities on one of the most beautiful, culturally rich islands in the world.

From the moment your new career begins – the Human Resources Department is here to help. During orientation we try to assist new employees in the best way possible by answering questions and offering suggestions to help you easily transition into your new role at CBU. Among other benefits, CBU’s welcoming environment has made us an employer of choice for many.

Found at the heart of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality, CBU’s location caters to a lifestyle that mirrors the vibrancy of an urban centre, yet offers the safe and genuine feel of a small town. When you chose a career at CBU, you will have an opportunity to not only thrive professionally, but you will also be exposed to the myriad of cultural landscapes that are found on Cape Breton Island, creating a truly unique style of living.