Student Placement Officer

  • Location: Student Affairs - Career Services
  • Competition Number: SPO1911
  • Deadline: November 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm

CBU invites applications for an 8-month full-time limited term position in the department of Student Affairs – Career Services to begin immediately after selection or shortly thereafter.

The successful candidate will provide support to students in work experience placements including internships, co-op placements, service learning assignments and community learning activities. As part of the Career Services team, the Student Placement Officer will contribute to the development and implementation of a community-based experiential and work-integrated learning strategy while working in collaboration with the academic schools.

Please view the full job description for more details.

Qualified candidates should send to the Human Resources Department (in PDF format):

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number (SPO1911) and identifying your education and experience as it relates to this position;
  • a resume; and
  • complete contact information of three work related references.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. 21 November, 2019. Applicants who apply by email 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.

Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2