ALL CBU STUDENTS – Special Events Assistant, Fortress Louisbourg Association



  • Language: English is essential. Both English and French is an asset. Other languages are also assets.
  • Ability to work with the public in a cheerful, courteous and sincere way.
  • Ability to anticipate, recognize and work to fulfill the needs and expectations of the visitor or client.
  • Ability to effectively communicate
  • Ability to offer personalized service that encourages unique, engaging experiences
  • Ability to market and promote programs and events
  • Comfortable speaking to groups
  • Coordinate events or groups
  • Work with tight timelines
  • Be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Work with minimal supervisor

To be eligible, you must be:

  • a full-time secondary or post-secondary student in an accredited institution.
  • currently recognized as having full-time student status by the academic institution in which you are presently enrolled
  • returning to full-time studies in the next academic term



  • Assist in the coordination and execution of special events throughout the season
  • Assist in the promotion and sales of event tickets
  • Perform hosting duties
  • Assist with event setup and break down
  • Provide assistance to outside parties involved with events
  • Perform other related work as required

Application Details

To apply for this position please send a copy of your cover letter and resume to Donnie Wadman:

The Special Events Assistant is a 10 week term from June 24 – September 1.

Both positions are $12.00 per hour and are 35 hours per week.