Research and Special Projects Interns (2)

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Company: 
London Economic Development Corporation
Work Type: 
Summer
City / Location: 
701-380 Wellington Street, London, Ontario
Region: 
London/Middlesex
Rate of Pay: 
$16.00 per hour
Work Schedule: 
Flexible, but regular day-time hours. 35 hours/week. May31- August 27, 2021
Contact Info: 

By e-mail to resumes@ledc.com by Wednesday, May12-4pm

Attention: Robert Collins, Director, Workforce Development 

Posting Date: 
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 to Thursday, May 27, 2021
Category: 
Business/Administration
Agency: 
Community Employment Services Fanshawe, London Campus

Nelson Park Plaza
155 Clarke Road
London, Ontario
N5W 5C9

Description: 

How to Apply: By e-mail to resumes@ledc.com by Wednesday, May12-4pm

Attention: Robert Collins, Director, Workforce Development 

           

Company Description

The London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) is the lead economic development agency for London, Canada. LEDC works with business, government and community partners to attract business investment, develop a connected and supportive business climate and grow London's talented workforce. 

 

Duties and learning opportunities

The Research and Special Projects Interns support business development, workforce development and marketing and communication activities through:

  • Researching and drafting content for online publications that help promote London’s key sectors and London’s employment opportunities especially in demand occupations for a variety of audiences including London residents, newcomers, and potential immigrants.
  • Collecting and entering data into various data bases
  • Developing and reporting comparative market research
  • Preparing  resource documents
  • Other projects as they arise including but not limited to assistance with focus group planning and management and local outreach activities. 
  • Opportunity to participate in project development

 

Days and times employee must be available

Flexible, but regular day-time hours. 35 hours/week. May31- August 27, 2021. $16.00 per hour.

 

Accessible by public transportation

yes 

Eligibility

In order to be considered for this opportunity, candidates must meet the following Canada Summer Jobs 2021 program and project requirements:

  • is between 15 and 30 years of age(inclusive) at the start of the employment;
  • is a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act*; and,
  • is legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial / territorial legislation and regulations
  • International students are not eligible. Recent immigrants are eligible if they are Canadian Citizens or permanent residents.

 

Requirements: 
  • Excellent research analytic
and
problem‐solving
skills
  • Data base entry and management experience
  • Superior
verbal
and
written
skills
  • Process and
detail
oriented
  • Maturity,
ability
to
work
independently
and
cooperatively
in
a
team
  • Dependable,
adaptable
and patient

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