SUMMER EMPLOYMENT 2023: Customer Service Assistant

  • Location: Sydney NS
  • Competition Number: 38309 
  • Deadline: March 17, 2023 at 11:59 pm

Competition # : 38309 

Department: Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services

Location: SYDNEY

Type of Employment: Student

Union Status: Exclusion – Non Union – NSPG

Closing Date: 3/17/2023 (Applications are accepted until 11:59 PM Atlantic Time)

About Us

At Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services, we impact every citizen, business and municipality in Nova Scotia. Our mandate is to design and deliver programs and services to meet the needs of our clients and the public good through a culture of excellence.  Our vision is to be a recognized leader in service and public protection that delivers trusted, accessible, modern programs, and contributes to Nova Scotia as a safe and desirable place to live, work and do business.

About Our Opportunity

Working in a fast-paced customer service environment, you support various customer service activities related to the Registry of Motor Vehicles counter transactions, Land Registration transactions and other Business Programs.

Qualifications and Experience

To be considered for this summer student opportunity, you are currently a full-time University or Community College student entering or returning to study in the fall or next applicable semester. Service industry experience is required. In addition, you demonstrate:

  • Strong organizational skills;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Problem solving skills;
  • Team player skills, with the ability to work collaboratively within a team environment;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment; and
  • Strong keyboarding and computer skills (Word, Internet and Email).

Data entry skills, cash handling experience and bilingual ability in French and English would be viewed as assets. Proof of educational enrolment may be required.

We will assess the above qualifications and competencies using one or more of the following tools: written examination, standardized tests, oral presentations, interview(s), and reference checks.

Working Conditions

This competition is to fill a summer student position. The successful candidate must be available to work during all hours of operation (i.e., Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm and Thursday 8:30am – 7:00pm).

Additional Information

Please note, this is expected to be a summer student casual status position with an end date of September 1, 2023.

Pay Grade:  

Salary Range:  $17.25 – $28.12 Hourly

To Apply:  Summer Student (Customer Service Assistant) (