Winter 2021 Co-op – Express Employment Professionals – Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

  • Location: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: November 1, 2020

Express Employment Professionals is a full-service staffing and recruiting firm and we’re searching for a Co-op Employment Specialist to join our team for either the Winter Co-op term in Dartmouth, NS. This is an ideal Co-op for students with an interest in small business, business development, marketing, human resources or entrepreneurship! A Co-op placement at Express is a rare opportunity to learn in an entrepreneurial, small business setting that has global resources where you help people in your community succeed every day! Over the last 3 years the we have placed Express associates on 3200 assignments and worked with over 375 Halifax area companies – come join us and make a difference in your community!

What will you do at Express?

  • Build relationships with local business leaders to generate job orders through phone prospecting
  • Leverage the Express database of companies and candidates to create opportunities
  • Learn to manage email marketing campaigns to create business conversations
  • Manage social/digital media platforms, scheduling and creating local promotions and content
  • Create candidate conversations/relationships online via subscribed recruiting tools
  • Learn to take on client account relationships during your term
  • Help manage the recruitment cycle from candidate connection to placement
  • Participate in daily and weekly team meetings where your opinion is valued

What are the requirements?

  • You are currently enrolled at a Canadian post-secondary institution with a focus in business, commerce, entrepreneurship, marketing, business development, human resources or equivalent
  • You are a Co-op student in your 3rd or 4th year
  • Have interest in small business, entrepreneurship, business development and marketing
  • Problem solving capabilities and a passion to learn in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and highly developed communication skills
  • Ambitious, driven, self-motivated and persistent – undaunted by hard work
  • Metrics/results-driven and goal oriented
  • Competitive and hungry to succeed


What’s in it for you:

  • Our culture is positive and encouraging with an emphasis on continuous learning
  • We’re an entrepreneurial, local business that has global resources
  • Direct mentorship and coaching from two seasoned business owners
  • We are open to creating special projects in areas of interest to candidate
  • High energy, professional office where we want to create a valuable learning experience
  • World class onboarding/training, education and certification opportunities – we’ll help!
  • Full time career opportunities after graduation
  • Free parking and located on a bus route in a professional building
  • Free state of the art fitness and pool facility access!
  • Pay Rate: $16/hour

To apply please send a resume and cover letter (as one PDF document) to

This position is only open to students currently registered in a Co-op education program.