ALL CBU STUDENTS – Cape Breton University, Maintenance Workers


The Facilities Management Department invites applications for student maintenance worker positions for the period April through August 2017.


Students will work outdoors (rain or shine) cutting grass, weeding, garbage pickup, other grounds work as well as other related duties as assigned by the Manager, Facilities Operations.

Applicants who are not successful in obtaining a CBU position may have their application also considered for outdoor employment in May/early June with the Cape Breton Regional Municipality (subject to funding approval).

Application Details

Applicants must be returning to fall classes at CBU. Work requires ability to do heavy lifting and strenuous grounds work. Position pays $10.85 per hour.

Qualified candidates should send to the Human Resources Department:

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number 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. Thursday, April 6, 2017. Email applicants will receive a return email confirming receipt.

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

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