Recent or Potential Grad – Human Resources Generalists – Marine Atlantic


Education and Experience

Bachelor in Human Resources, Business Administration or related discipline


At least 2 years of Human Resources work experience


 A combination of equivalent education, job-related training, and work experience in a related position.

Additional Qualifications

Strong knowledge and experience in recruitment processes and diversity and inclusion strategies and initiatives

  • Broad knowledge of progressive human resources practices and trends
  • Understanding of human resources regulations
  • Strong organizational, communication, interpersonal, analytical and time management skills
  • Demonstrated research experience
  • Proficient computer skills – Microsoft Office
Asset Qualifications

Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation

  • Experience delivering human resources support in a unionized environment
Why work for the Marine Atlantic team?

 As part of the Marine Atlantic team, you will participate in a variety of ongoing training programs and development opportunities to navigate your career and chart your course for success. We provide a positive and inclusive work culture that is dedicated to creating an environment which promotes employee growth, career development, and job satisfaction. Some benefits of working with Marine Atlantic include competitive salaries, defined benefit pension plan, comprehensive health benefit packages, and professional development opportunities. Come experience the pride of working with an organization with newly constructed and revitalized infrastructure that has positioned itself for the future.



At Marine Atlantic, we do so much more than get people from point A to point B. Whether it’s reunions, long-awaited trips home, or the start of a new adventure, we bring people together. We couldn’t bring people together every day without our own dedicated employees. Our employees embody our core values; they are safety oriented team-players who exhibit integrity and commitment, and always strive for excellence. Their understanding and commitment to our values make our employees an invaluable part of our organization.

Marine Atlantic is currently looking for Human Resources Generalists to work with our Human Resources department located in North Sydney, NS. These positions are for a one year term.

The Human Resources Generalist assists the Human Resources, Labour Relations and Organizational Effectiveness teams in reaching their goal of providing quality Human Resources services to the Corporation. The incumbent assists with recruitment, selection, succession planning/workforce planning, diversity and inclusion strategies and initiatives, policy development and other relevant human resources initiatives. The Human Resources Generalist also performs research and works on human resources projects as assigned.

Application Details

If you meet the listed qualifications, are interested in this opportunity and exemplify our core values, please apply online before 4 pm (Atlantic Time) on 29 May 2019.

All applicants must apply online: