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SAVS Laundry Service Student Assistants - Atlantic Veterinary College

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Date of Posting: 
September 14, 2016
Atlantic Veterinary College
SAVS Laundry Service Student Assistants
Hours of Work: 

Up to 10 hours per week (time split between two students)

$11.18 per hour (vacation pay included)

September 2016 - April 30, 2017

The SAVS Laundry Service is looking to hire student to operate the AVC student laundry service.  


• Sorting and placing laundry on labeled shelves and preparing laundry for pick-up by the washing service
• The student will distribute clean laundry to students during the designated time periods
• The student must also keep up-to-date inventory, manage the selling and purchasing of used scrubs, coveralls and blue coats as well as keep track of the cash box
• The student will coordinate with the other student assistant in order to determine shifts


• Must be a DVM student
• Must work well with minimal supervision
• Strong oral communication skills
• Must be familiar with keeping inventory
• Reliable and self-motivated
• Strong organizational skills

Priority will be given 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 posted on the UPEI Human Resources website (www.upei.ca/hr/).

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, or fax it to (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified student candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and full-time international students with a valid study permit 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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