Project Coordinator


Cape Breton University’s Verschuren Centre for Sustainability in Energy and the Environment (Verschuren Centre) was created to inspire and facilitate interdisciplinary research and development and related education and training opportunities that commercialize innovative and sustainable solutions to energy and environmental issues.

The Verschuren Centre’s Applied Nanotechnology Team is undertaking a Nanotech Water Treatment Solutions Project (the “Project”) and requires a Project Coordinator to organize activities related to the Project. The Project Coordinator will be an integral part of the Project team responsible for managing schedules and communication among team members and internal departments; coordinating materials and resources; and producing reports and project documentation, along with building and maintaining stakeholder relationships.

This is a full-time term position commencing November 2016 and ending July 2019.

Job Description

Qualified candidates should send to the Human Resources Department:

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number (PC1610) and identifying his/her education and experience as it relates to this position;
  • a resume; and
  • complete contact information of three references.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. November 15, 2016. Applicants who apply by email (pdf format preferred) will receive a return email confirming receipt.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. CBU is open to part time and job share applications.

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Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2