SUMMER EMPLOYMENT 2022: (Canada Summer Jobs)

  • Location: Cape Breton University
  • Deadline: May 26, 2022

Event Co-Ordinator, Cape Breton University

About the Job:

Provide assistance to CBU Special Events Team, Marketing & Communications, including on-campus conferences and events.


  • Assist CBU Events Specialist with summer conferences and events
  • There are also several other larger national, international and local conferences and community/student events to be held throughout the summer
  • Summer position would assist the events team in planning and executing events
  • Lead groups of student or community volunteers in various tasks Daily administrative duties, such as keeping up to date our room booking system and events calendar as well as communicating with clients
  • Assist in event set-ups and take-downs Organize and keep track of attendees, guests and RSVP lists
  • Assist in social media marketing efforts Assist in digital and online event presence
  • Other related duties, as required


  • Organized
  • Knowledgeable about the CBU campus and locations
  • Proficient use of word, spreadsheets, PowerPoint is an asset
  • Ability to work independently and follow detailed instructions
  • Enthusiastic, energetic, detailed oriented
  • Ability to multitask
  • Being enrolled Bachelor of Hospitality & Tourism Management program is an asset but not necessary


  • be between 15 and 30 years of age at the beginning of the employment period;
  • be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment; and,
  • have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

To apply please send resume to

Deadline: May 26th