Test out UPEI’s new website!
Our new UPEI.ca is launching soon. Get a sneak peek now with this demo version.

Student Sales Associate - Bookstore

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, March 13, 2017
Date of Posting: 
February 27, 2017
Student Sales Associate
Hours of Work: 

35 hours per week for May 2017 to September 2017 term
Part-time hours for September 2017 to May 2018 term

$11.44 per hour (vacation pay included)

May 2017 to September 2017, with the possibility of extension in the fall, depending on student eligibility and performance

September 2017 to May 2018, with the possibility of extension depending on student eligibility and performance

The UPEI Bookstore is seeking applicants for the positions of Student Sales Associates. 
Up to 3 vacant positions:  May 2017 to September 2017 Full-time
Up to 6 vacant positions:  September 2017 to May 2018 Part-time

Important Note: Please state whether you are applying for summer employment, fall employment or both.


• Handle cash and operate cash registers
• Wait on customers
• Process purchase orders, refunds and exchanges
• Price books and stationary supplies and other related duties


Retail related experience would be an asset.

Priority is 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, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and full-time international studnets 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.
Contact UPEI