Community Economic Development Intern

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • November 30, 2021
  • Salary/Pay: $20.19/hr

Township of Conmee
19 Holland Rd W

Job Description: The Community Economic Development Intern position will provide meaningful work experiences and opportunities, by fostering their knowledge and skill development in the areas of rural/northern community economic development, tourism, events, promotion, project development, business plan development, grant funding administration, report preparation/presentation and administrative tasks.


·          The ideal candidate will have qualifications and experience in the following areas:

·          Post-secondary studies (University or College) in economic development, business administration, or marketing. Graduates with an educational background in tourism may also be considered;

·          First time employment in your field of study or a similar discipline;

·          Never participated in an internship program;

·          Legally entitled to work in Canada;

·          Strong personal initiative combined with excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills;

·          General understanding of economic development, community development and municipal administration;

·          Ability to plan, coordinate and manage various projects;

·          Ability to work independently and/or in a team environment, with multi-stakeholder groups with multiple priorities;

·          Ability to compile and present statistical information;

·          Strong organizational, time management and administrative skills;

·          Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word, Internet, Websites, Social media;

·          Availability to attend evening meetings as required;

·          Have reliable transportation and valid Class ‘G’ Driver’s License;

·          Other duties as assigned.

The candidate must be a University or College graduate who has graduated within the last three years from an accredited college or university.  The candidate must be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program.  The position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate’s field of study.

Hours: 35 hrs per week

Length: 52 weeks

Please mail applications to:

Attn: Shara Lavallee, Clerk

19 Holland Rd W.

Kakabeka Falls, Ontario

P0T 1W0

or email

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