Nova Scotia’s employment has traditionally been in natural resources and the fisheries with offshore oil and gas playing an increasing role.

In recent years, the film and the video game industry has developed in Nova Scotia so of your talents are in software, multimedia or visual arts production you may want to investigate job opportunities with Nova Scotia’s film and video game production companies.

Around 40,000 people are employed in tourism jobs in Nova Scotia, including cruise ship jobs and while less and less of the area’s jobs are found with the province’s lumber, pulp and paper mills.

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Source:
http://www.hrsdc.gc.ca/eng/workplaceskills/labour_market_information/bulletins/ns/ns-lmb-2012winter.pdf
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nova_Scotia#Economy