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Student Job Portal

Student Job Portal

Hey, we heard you were looking for one of New Brunswick’s BEST Summer Jobs! Luckily for you, that’s exactly what we are offering!

About Us:

The Miramichi River Tourism Association is a non-profit association made up of tourism operators, industry professionals, and tourism focused individuals from the Miramichi Region – from Boiestown to Escuminac and Tabusintac and everywhere in between. Or “from the headwaters to the farewell buoy” as we say.

We offer a work environment which is flexible, fast paced and results oriented. We highly value innovation, problem solving independence and collaboration.

We intend to hire marketing assistants for the 2019 summer season! Generic cover letters are so 2014, so we’ve created a custom application process. Set aside about 15-20 minutes to complete the application! Applicants with a SEED Voucher will be given priority. 

As our hiring process is highly competitive, we encourage early applications. Only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Description

Reporting to the executive director, and director of marketing here’s some of the duties you can expect:
– Visiting our members, partaking in their tourism offerings
– Attending / assisting with festivals and events.
– Creating digital assets for social media use (Photography, vlogs, blogs, videos) You can see an example of a previous summer student blog here:
– Doing website audits (ensuring all information is up to date and relevant)
– Translating blog and social media posts into French
– Monitoring inquiries
– Organizing and distributing member promotional materials.
– Assisting with the organization of online contests and email marketing campaigns.

We thank you for your interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you have further questions please contact mrta@nb.aibn.com

READY TO GET STARTED? FIND OUR APPLICATION HERE.


Work With One Of Our Member Organizations

The tourism industry is all about having fun. Looking for a behind the scenes look at how the magic happens. Here is a sampling of our members and partners who are hiring this summer.


SEED Grant Web Listings:

Please visit the SEED Website for more information on these positions.

Municipalities:

City of Miramichi
Tourism/Visitor Information Counselors [5]
Boat Rental / Monitors [4]

Historic Chatham Business District
Community Ambassador [2]

Blackville Rec Council
Summer sports worker [2]

Blackville [Village]
Tourism Worker [2]
Park Labourer [1]

Esgenoopetitj First Nation
Administrative Assistant [4]

Village of Doaktown
Office Clerical Worker [1]
Transportation Worker [1]
Recreation & Parks [1]

Village de Neguac
Centre d’information [4]


Festivals & Events:

Canada’s Irish Festival on the Miramichi
Office Worker [2]
Accounting [1]
Hospitality [1]

Rock N Roll Festival
Coordinator Assistant [1]

Miramichi Regional Multicultural Association
Events Coordinator [1]

Napan Agricultural Show Inc.
Student Labourer [3]


History, Arts & Culture

Carrefour communautaire Beausoleil Inc.
Moniteur des camps d’été [1]
Aide à l’entretien[1]
Agent culturel communautaire [1]

Historic Beaverbrook House 
Cultural Interpreter & Guide [2]

Metepenegiag Heritage Park:
Junior Heritage Interpreter [1]

Middle Island Park
Guide / Labourer [2]

Miramichi Regional Multicultural Association
Administrative Assistant [1]

Scottish Heritage Association (Miramichi)
Tour guide and actor -portraying historical characters who settled here over 250 years ago [2]


Fisheries

Miramichi Salmon Association
Field Technician [4]

Miramichi Fisheries Management:
Hatchery Technician [4]

Miramichi Watershed Management Committee 
Hatchery Technician [4]

Northumberland Salmon Protection Association 
Field Technician [4]


Other:

Middle Island Park
Restaurant Worker [4]

Old Mill Pond Golf & Community Center
Pro-shop Assistant [1]
Grounds Crew [1]
Junior Program Assistant [1]

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Social Media Content Submissions Guidelines

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