Summer 2023 Co-op – Marketing /Public Relations Intern – Canadian Coast Guard College – Sydney, NS

  • Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: March 25, 2023


Canadian Coast Guard College:

Marketing /Public Relations Intern



The Canadian Coast Guard College (CCGC) is a world leader in the field of maritime studies and the national training centre for the Canadian Coast Guard.  A key program is the Canadian Coast Guard Officer Training Program.  This is a four-year training program and is considered one of the best marine training programs in the world, producing both Marine Engineering Officers and Marine Navigation Officers.

The CCGC has a unique opportunity for marketing/recruitment intern to assist with the marketing and promotion of the College

Marketing/Public Relations Intern
We are seeking an enthusiastic individual with an interest in social media marketing and event coordination.  The successful applicant will work with our Executive Directors team in developing and coordination of events, promotional material, and some office administration tasks .  They will work with the Social Media officer as well, continuing the build the CCGC culture. This will be a unique opportunity to enhance marketing skills and to also develop an understanding and build experience working within the public sector.
May to August 2023
Canadian Coast Guard College, Westmount, Nova Scotia may include some telework
Conditions of Employment
Reliability Status Security Clearance
English Essential
$16.99 – $25.52 per hour (assessed based on level of education and skill)
Education Requirements
 ·         Registered and enrolled as a full-time post-secondary student in an area Marketing, or Public Relations, Social Media Development.

·         Registered in a government-approved Co-operative Education Internship Program

·         Returning to full-time studies in the next academic term

·         Experience – Microsoft Suite ( Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


Merit Criteria

·         Ability to communicate verbally

·         Ability to communicate effectively in writing

Personal Suitability:

·         Teamwork

·         Judgement

·         Initiative

·         Adaptability


·         Ability to communicate in French


This role is only open to applications from students in a Co-op education program (Post Baccalaureate Internships are not eligible)

Please send your resume & Cover letter to (please include the position you are applying for and the company in the email subject line)