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Summer Student, Northwestern Health Unit

Kenora, Ontario
Deadline March 23, 2017

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Position: 2017-08 Summer Student
Terms: Two Positions – 35 hours per week beginning in May until August 25, 2017
Location: Kenora, ON

Position Summary:    Summer students provide general administrative support to various units within the Northwestern Health Unit. This may include front desk coverage.

One of the two positions will work primarily within our Environmental, Communications and Foundations units.  Applicants with a particular interest in this position should specify this clearly within their cover letter.  Indicating such interest will not exclude any candidate from consideration for either summer student position.


Must be a returning student to an accredited post-secondary institution in the fall of 2017. Preference will be given to students in a Health related program.

  • Demonstrated self-direction and innovation in work and learning
  • Good interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and perform routine tasks without direction
  • Ability to meet assigned and urgent timelines

Salary: $11.71 - $16.50 per hour

Other: Access to transportation required.  Mileage allowance provided. Successful applicant requires a clear Criminal Record Check and proof of required immunizations prior to start of work.

Submit Resumes: Via email only to

Applicants must reference posting #2017-08

Applicants who do not receive an auto generated receipt response should contact the Human Resources Administrative Assistant at 807-468-3147

Deadline for Applications: March 23, 2017 at 12:00 Noon CST.

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