Summer Student

Summer Student

Cobden Agricultural Society
Location: Cobden, Ontario
Posted: May 9th 2019
Salary: $14.00 per hour

The Cobden Agricultural Society is an active local organization that has many responsibilities, including running the Cobden Fair. The Cobden Fair has been running since 1859. Since this time people have been coming from all over the valley to attend, many families making it their yearly tradition.

The Cobden Agricultural Society is recruiting for a Summer Student under the Canada Summer Jobs grant. We are looking for a responsible, outgoing individual from mid-June to the end of August.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Data entry
  • Assisting with preparations for the upcoming Cobden Fair
  • Pamphlet and poster making
  • Other light secretarial duties. 
  • Social media updates
  • Fair advertising
  • Some ground work may be required.  
  • Experience with agriculture, fairs and/or 4H will be considered an asset.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong social media skills
  • Student must be returning to school in the fall
Additional Information

Start date: 24th June 2019

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume and cover letter by 31st May 2019.

Contact Information
Janet Simmonds
Cobden Agricultural Society
P O Box 305, 43 Astrolabe Road,
Cobden, Ontario
K0J 1K0

Phone: 613-646-2426
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