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Summer Student - Edmonton

Job Number: J0118-0106
Job Title: Summer Student - Edmonton
Job Type: Summer Student
City, Province: Edmonton, Alberta
Job Category: Operations
Level: ZZ-STU-0
Date Posted: January 8, 2018
Closing Date: February 16, 2018
Salary: Commensurate with experience

Overview

Edmonton - Operations

We are hiring students to join our Operations Team! As a Summer Student, you will improve your skills and gain valuable work experience in your area of study by working with outstanding professionals and learning about NAV CANADA and Canada’s Air Navigation Service. As an organization focused on collaboration and team work, we provide opportunities for students to share ideas and perspectives. For NAV CANADA, the Summer Student Program is an opportunity to identify highly skilled talent for future positions.
The Operations team facilitates the safe movement of aircraft efficiently and cost-effectively through the provision of air navigation services on a long-term sustainable basis.

Within this team, Summer Students will be required to provide a range of tasks that may be administrative and clerical support for our Operations team. Tasks may include:

• Administrative support to the Operations team as needed (update customer information; create databases on SharePoint, create and maintain spreadsheets, inventory for supplies, create and update information binders, organize files, etc.)
• Support for social events organization and planning in the Area Control Centre
• Support on current projects: gathering and analyzing data, format and update documents, keep notes, provide input, etc.
• Support the shipping and receiving function
• Help coordinate teleconferences and meetings
• Create a variety of lesson plans and proofread documents in the National Operations Coordination Centre
• Take notes for meetings and create checklists

Interested in an opportunity with our Operations team? Apply now!

To qualify for a NAV CANADA summer job:
• You must be 16 years of age or older
• You must be legally able to work in Canada
• You must be enrolled full time in a secondary or post-secondary program and returning to school in the fall
• You must have proof of your school enrollment
• If you are 18 years old or older, you must complete a police or criminal record check

Our ideal student:
• Ability to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)
• Ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Motivated to learn and gain valuable experience
• Ability to take initiative and self-direct
• Excellent analytical and organizational skills

How to apply?

You must apply between January 8, 2017 and February 16, 2018. Late applications are not accepted.

Most summer students start employment with NAV CANADA in early May. However, summer hiring continues through the summer months, and you could be contacted in May, June, July and August.

Security
Enhanced Reliability

The successful candidate must meet the security requirement of the position and be legally able to work in Canada.

NAV CANADA is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. As a result, it promotes employment equity and encourages candidates to indicate voluntarily and clearly on the subject line of their application if they are a woman,an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group.

NAV CANADA is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted regarding this competition, please advise the interview coordinator of accommodation measures you may require.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.