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Apply for Summer Student Vacation Planner Jobs

The application process for 2021 is now closed.

Application Process

Who can apply?

For the purpose of this competition, you must be a full-time (minimum of three courses) post-secondary, university or college student, with at least one year of completed study by summer 2021 with the intention to continue your education in fall 2021.

What are the duties?

Duties include providing visitors with an information service and promoting Prince Edward Island as the destination of choice. You should be friendly, outgoing, mature, and enjoy working with the public. Bilingualism and knowledge of Prince Edward Island's diverse tourism products are definite assets.

What do I need to apply?

As you are filling in the form, have your resume available so that you can enter such information as:

  • university/college
  • degree program
  • dates started and completed
  • work/volunteer experience, including
    • employer's name
    • description of duties
    • dates of employment
  • skills, and references.

You may also upload your resume in either .doc or .txt format. 

How do I apply?

Complete the online form from the link below.

It will take you approximately 30 minutes to complete the online application. You must do this in one sitting because you cannot save the form.

What happens after I apply?

  1. Applications are sorted by region and job preference.
  2. Potential candidates are called for an interview.
  3. Typically, positions are filled no later than June 1st.
  4. Student positions run for 8 to 10 weeks, starting by late June to late August.

Uniforms are provided at no cost to students and lifeguards

Contact

For additional information, contact:

Heather Pollard
Manager, Visitor Services
902-368-4441

Personal information is collected under 31(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act as it relates to and is necessary for employment application and will be used for employment evaluation purposes. If you have any questions about this collection of personal information, contact the Manager of Visitor Services at 902-368-4441 or email hlpollard@gov.pe.ca.
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