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Science and Technology Communications Co-op Student

Company: Canada Pump and Power
Location : Ardrossan,AB

* This is an ECO Canada Youth Employment Program position. Preference will be given to pre-approved candidates. For more information on this program please visit: https://www.eco.ca/employers/internship-program/
Company Profile

Canada Pump and Power Corporation is an Alberta based company that is rapidly growing and specializes in Marine Industrial Dredge, Pump, Barge, and Dive services.

Our Company Motto: We say what we are going to do, we do what we said we would do, and we check to make sure that we did it

Our Company Vision: Is to be recognized by the market as a successful leader in our field through a proven ability to consistently satisfy our customers' requirements while upholding our commitment to safety, quality, and integrity.

 

Job Description

Currently, we are looking for a motivated post-secondary Business/Marketing/Communications student to fill a 4-month co-op term at our Ardrossan Head Office. The Student will focus on creating and managing tools to disseminate knowledge of Canada Pump and Powers proprietary environmental remediation technologies to the public and potential partners and customers.

Under the direction of the Research and Development Lead, the Science and Technology Communications Co-op Student is responsible for:

• Following company processes and company Safe Work Procedures and Practices
• Establishing a set of public communications goals that focuses on articulating the environmental benefits of remediation technologies.
• Developing an overall communications and marketing roadmap that includes strategies for translating technical language about technologies
• Helping establish tools and language to explain environmental technologies. This will require skills including: Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and intermediate Adobe InDesign and/or Illustrator
• Design and production of short videos that explain how technologies work, and the environmental benefits they create.
• Design and production of still images in Adobe and other software that can be used in social media, blogs, press releases, and marketing collateral.
• Assessing the effect of the videos and images created in this project by reviewing these work products with senior members.
• Develop a strategy for transitioning management of these tools to staff.

• Currently enrolled in a post-secondary Business program (Marketing/Communications)
• Approved to participate in ECO Canada Co-op Program
• Attach your transcripts with your application
• Video design and production skills
• Understanding of best digital marketing practices, tools and techniques
• Must successfully complete pre employment Drug and Alcohol
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• A valid Class 5 driver’s license and a drivers abstract are requirements of this position

Competition closing date:  December 2, 2019
Work Schedule:                  4month term (January – April), Monday – Friday, 8am-4:30pm,
Location:                             Ardrossan Head Office.
Rate:                                    $25/hr


How to Apply:
All interested applicants are to submit their cover letter and resume to   careerrs@mightypumps.com, stating the position.

While we thank all those in advance for expressing interest in the position, only the candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. No walk-ins or phone calls please.