Winter 2022 Co-op/Internship – Opportunities NB – Fredericton, NB

  • Location: Fredericton, NB
  • Deadline: October 6, 2021

 Co-Op/Intern Opportunity – Winter Term 2022

 ($16-$18 per/hour)

2-3 Positions

 Proactive • Professional • Accountable • Client Focused

Opportunities NB (ONB) is New Brunswick’s lead business development corporation working with companies inside and outside the province to drive economic growth and job creation in the province.   A nimble, results-driven and client-centric organization, ONB is a Crown Corporation, strategically led by a private sector Board of Directors, made up of business leaders from New Brunswick companies and academia. ONB believes strongly in the future of New Brunswick and since its inception on April 1, 2015, has successfully been the catalyst for competitive and innovative economic growth and job creation for the benefit of New Brunswick today and for generations to come.

Recognized as one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures for 2018 and recognized as one of Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers for five consecutive years, in 2017-2021, ONB is seeking talented and motivated students from University and College for the winter work term (January-April 2022, or any period during this time based on the post-secondary institution timelines). Join a dynamic team of business professionals who are passionate about growing New Brunswick’s economy, are committed to giving back to the community, and value making a difference.

Love where you work.  Love what you do.  Come work for us.

Who are you?

  • You have completed at least one year of post-secondary education and are returning to your program in the fall.
  • You understand the role of an economic development agency in growing the province’s economy
  • You are professional with a high degree of integrity and accountability
  • You are at your best when you are challenged and thrive on setting and meeting goals
  • You are recognized for your initiative and willingness to learn
  • You are focused and pride yourself on your attention to detail
  • You shine when you are able to effectively contribute fresh ideas and innovative solutions
  • You are skilled at effectively communicating ideas, orally, visually and in-writing
  • You value recognition, giving back to the community and comradery with your colleagues
  • You work hard and are fun to have around

As a Student at ONB, you will:

  • Have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in at least one of the following areas:
  • Client relations
  • Policies and procedures, documentation, operations
  • Marketing, creative writing, event planning
  • Support and implement at least one clearly defined project that aligns to ONB’s strategic mandate
  • Have the opportunity to cross-train in at least one other job function
  • Participate in weekly ONB student professional development and training

 Operational requirement:

The roles are based out of ONB’s Fredericton Head Office. Work hours are 8:15am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.

 

How to apply?

  • Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume

 

All applications must include the following:

  1. Cover letter indicating your preferred area(s) of work (see work experience areas above), however, you may be invited for an interview for a different work area than you indicated
  2. Resume
  3. Most recent transcript

 

Please submit your application by e-mail to HumanResources@onbcanada.ca or by mail to the following address by October 6, 2021 indicating competition number: R50-2021/22-864

 

Opportunities New Brunswick

Human Resources

4th floor, 250 King Street

Fredericton, NB E3B 9M9

 

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.