How to Apply

The IWK Health Centre offers you the opportunity to build the career you want, with an organizations that directly impacts the health of Atlantic Canadians. As part of our search for top talent, we invite you to search our careers, set up a job alert and connect with our recruiters by uploading your resume.

Applying online is quick and easy:

  • Register to create your profile
  • Upload your resume
  • Apply for the role that interests you

Where to find our jobs

If you are an employee of the IWK, please click here.
If you are not currently employed by the IWK but wish to explore opportunities, click here for all postings

Application Process & Information

Please note the following answers to commonly asked questions:

If you are currently an employee of the IWK and wish to apply for a position, you must sign in with your current Employee Self Service user name and password.

Applicants are screened based on the qualifications posted. Qualified candidates are referred to Hiring Managers within five days from the competition closing date.

As a Unionized organization, we are legally obligated to consider our internal applicants first. In cases where there are no qualified internal applicants, we review applications from external candidates.

Once qualified candidates are referred to the Hiring Manager, interview timing can vary depending on the number of candidates and the schedules of the interview panel.

When a position is filled, a notification is issued to all applicants stating the position has been closed.

All new hires will need to provide a valid criminal record check and a vulnerable sector search before starting employment. The criminal record check must have been issued within the last three months. A photocopy will not be accepted. To obtain a criminal record check, visit your local police or RCMP detachment. Individuals will need to provide a criminal record check at his/her own cost.