Marketing Assistant
May 9 to August 26, 2017
Hours of work: Wednesday to Sunday  8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Student must be available to work the complete 16 weeks.

This position will handle facility rentals and activities in the Park such as weddings and group tours; assist with special events; enter daily income and expenses to Quick Books (training provided); assist volunteer committees; refer new volunteers to Volunteer Coordinator; research to advise if current pricing structures are competitive; prepare an evaluation form to be completed by renters; research information for major purchases; assist with general operations of the Park such as answering telephone and email inquiries; ensuring the rental facilities are ready for events; staff relief in the Gift Shop when required.
This position is subject to summer student funding and the applicant must be eligible for hiring under the following conditions: A Canadian citizen, post-secondary student having attended a post-secondary institution as a full time student in 2017-2018 and is returning to full time studies in the following year in a certificate, diploma or degree program.  The student must be between 15 and 30 years of age
Microsoft Word and Excel is required. Basic accounting and experience volunteering in a non profit organization is helpful. Previous experience working in a horticultural setting would be valuable. Transportation is needed.
Send email with cover letter to: with Marketing Assistant in the subject line.
Deadline for applications: March 31, 2018.