Overview

City of Calgary Census & Election Summer Student Temporary in Calgary, AB

City of Calgary

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Census & Election Summer Student
Location:
Calgary, AB

Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) will be an asset. As a summer student, you will be given meaningful, productive and…

As a summer student, you will be given meaningful, productive and challenging assignments while being introduced to a career in municipal government. In this position you will provide clerical and hands-on support for the census/enumeration process, elections and census outreach and 2017 Municipal General Election preparation. Primary duties include:

  • Assist census takers who are experiencing technical or other difficulties while completing door-to-door data collection.
  • Answer phones and assist citizens completing census/enumeration online.
  • Participate in outreach activities for census and election education.
  • Assist in the preparation of materials, including ballots and voter registration cards, for the 2017 Municipal General Election.
  • Provide research and analysis support as required.
  • Proof various types of communication and forms.

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in a degree or diploma program in a Social Science, English, or a related field.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) will be an asset.
  • A valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence (or provincial equivalent) and the use of a personal vehicle for work will also be considered an asset.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with a demonstrated customer focus.
  • Well developed research and analytical skills.

Pre-Employment Requirements

  • Must have attended school full time in 2016-2017 to apply on this competition and intend to return to school on a full time basis in the next academic year.
  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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