Summer Student Employment- Job Posting

Pulse Organizational Vision

The vision of our organization is to build a community that is demographically balanced and economically

sustainable, viewed by all as vibrant and filled with opportunity, shaped in part by the talent and energy of our

members. Our purpose is to attract and retain a growing population of young working-age people in Pictou

County, by making the area a more engaging place for young people to live and contribute.

Our mission

To develop a network of like-minded, young, working-age people in Pictou County, who actively contribute to the

future success of our county, through social, professional development, athletic, and community initiatives.

Job Scope

Pulse is seeking an energetic individual to assist in the overall operations of the Pulse organization. The successful applicant will work in partnership with the Pulse Board of Directors to provide opportunities in the four main organizational pillars including social activity, community involvement, wellness and professional development.

Responsibilities Overview / Skills

The ideal candidate must be a natural self-starter and demonstrated experience in the following areas:

  Promotion and Social Media

  Public Relations

  Community development and engagement

  Special event planning

  Program management

  Basic office administration

Terms of Employment

  This is an 8 week grant based position in partnership with Canada Summer Jobs

  Successful applicant must be 19+

  Successful applicant must be currently enrolled in a post-secondary educational institution or returning to

one for the 2017-2018 school year.

  Individual must a resident of one of Pictou County’s six municipal units including; New Glasgow, Pictou,

Trenton, Stellarton, Westville or the Municipality of Pictou County.

The successful applicant must have the ability to work a flexible schedule including some evenings and weekends.

How to Apply:

We want to hear why you would like to represent PC Pulse for summer 2017! Please submit your resume and cover letter to Deadline for application is May 12, 2017. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.