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Student Employment

Jun 7, 2017

Summer Student – Project Officer

The New Brunswick Federation of Labour (NBFL), the central voice of organized labour in the province, is hiring a summer student to assist with the organization and management of a public awareness campaign and administering the organization’s scholarship program.

 

Job Description

-Compile a contact list for outreach purposes;

-Assist in the development of campaign tools;

-Outreach to union members to promote the campaign;

-Assist in the administration of the NBFL’s scholarship program;

-Other related tasks as assigned.

 

Requirements

-Meet the Canada Summer Jobs Program eligibility criteria of:

  • Between the ages of aged 15 to 30 years who are full-time students intending to return to their studies in the next school year;
  • Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or a person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act;
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada un accordance with relevant New Brunswick legislation and regulations.

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both official languages;

-Preferred fields of study: political science, communications, sociology and social work;

-Knowledge and interest in the labour movement;

-Demonstrated computer skills with Microsoft Office;

-Ability to work autonomously.

 

Details

This position is unionized with UNIFOR local 4501 with a competitive salary and benefits.  Please note that the New Brunswick Federation of Labour is an equal opportunity employer. You will be working out of the New Brunswick Federation of Labour office located at: 9-150 Edmonton Ave, Moncton.

 

Please apply by sending your resume and cover letter to info@fednb.ca by noon on June 21st.