Looking for a valuable (and fun!) summer employment experience? We're hiring one Business Support Initiatives Associate and three Visitors Info Coordinators! See below for details.
Please note that these positions are funded through a grant by the Canada Summer Jobs program. The program provides wage subsidies to employers from not‐for‐profit organizations, the public sector, and private sector organizations with 50 or fewer full‐time employees, to create quality summer work experiences for young people aged 15 to 30 years. Funded employers are not restricted to hiring students — all youth aged 15 to 30 years may be eligible participants.
Business Initiatives Associate
Summer Internship 2023
Term of Employment: May 15* to August 26, 2023 (* start date is flexible depending on availability depending on successful candidate’s availability)
Hours: Approximately 35 hours/week (may include some weekends, evenings, and/or holidays)
The Delta Chamber of Commerce is seeking applications for Business Initiatives Associate internship position to work in business‐related initiatives which support the economic resilience of small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) in the federal electoral district of Delta; which includes both the City of Delta and Tsawwassen First Nation.
This work will include connecting directly with businesses over the phone, by email, and in-person to understand the needs of businesses in the community; to research and develop recommendations for the enhancements of the Chamber’s business services, and to provide customer service to member businesses. This position is well suited for those interested in business, economic development, sales/marketing, journalism, photography, graphic design, and/or the film industry.
Visitor Information Coordinator
Summer Internship 2023
Term of Employment: June 19 – 26* to August 26, 2023 (* 9 - 10 weeks with flexible start dates available for students who may be finishing classes in June)
Hours: Approximately 35 hours week (includes weekends and holidays)
The Delta Visitor Information Centre, operated by the Delta Chamber of Commerce, is seeking applications for the role of seasonal Visitor Information Coordinator to work as an ambassador for our community in the federal electoral district of Delta (City of Delta and Tsawwassen First Nation) and for the Province of British Columbia, as part of Destination BC’s Visitor Services program. These positions (3) are well-suited for those interested in business/marketing, community/economic development, and/or tourism.
These summer positions will be focused primarily on supporting local, regional, provincial, and national tourism opportunities and resources; with in-person events and some development of resources to support individuals in their own exploration of day-trip opportunities throughout the community.