Student Assistants - Sales Associate (Up tp 6 Positions) - UPEI Bookstore - Ancillary Services

Competition Number:
Position Type:
Student Position
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
UPEI Bookstore - Ancillary Services
Student Assistants - Sales Associate (Up to 6 Positions)
Hours of Work:
Up to 15 hours per week

$13.70 per hour plus 4% vacation pay


September 2022 to May 2023, with the possibility of extension depending on student eligibility and performance

The UPEI Bookstore is seeking applicants for up to six (6) positions of Student Sales Associates for the 2022/23 academic year.  


  • Handle cash and operate point-of-sale terminal; refunds and exchanges
  • Wait on customers
  • Restock inventory
  • Other related duties


  • Enrolled as a UPEI student
  • Retail related experience would be an asset

Priority will be given to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and the 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. Applications will not be accepted via email.

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.

UPEI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and reconciliation and believes in providing a positive learning and working environment where every person feels empowered to contribute. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment and encourages applications from underrepresented groups including women, Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

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.