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Student Assistant, Department of Facilities Management

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, January 26, 2015
Date of Posting: 
January 16, 2015
Department of Facilities Management
Student Assistant
Hours of Work: 

Up to 12 hours during school week

$10.76 per hour (vacation pay included)

As soon as possible – April 30, 2015

The Facilities Management Department is looking for motivated students to help with utility work on campus.


• Delivering on campus
• Event set up and tear down
• Painting
• Picking up garbage
• Cleaning grounds
• Moving furniture and equipment   
• Seasonal work such as: cutting grass, raking leaves, shoveling snow and salting walkways
• Other duties as assigned by Maintenance Foremen.


• Related work experience in duties of this nature and the physical ability to perform essential duties.

Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and Procedures manual.

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list, to be received no later than the closing date, via the link below. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment. Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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