Internship Opportunity


Seasonal Food Services Clerical Assistant

City of Mississauga
Number of Positions:
Application Deadline:
May 31, 2023
Start Date:
Jun 19, 2023
End Date:
Dec 29, 2023

Job Description:

Job Summary

Provides timely and accurate administrative and clerical support using computer skills and strong organisational abilities. Aids in the support of the day to day operational support of our department.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of event information materials for use by internal and external stakeholders
  • Calendar management
  • Responding to emails and voice mails pertaining to event inquiries.
  • Facilitate site visits for clients, draft floor plans, prepare high level overview of event requests and submit to event coordinators
  • Conduct research on behalf of food services to aid in a comprehensive bench marking exercise.
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate factual issues to internal staff and external clients
  • Ability to communicate effectively by email and telephone
  • Drafting event documents (BEO's and Floor Plans)
  • Food service and or event management knowledge is an asset
  • Microsoft Office Program knowledge required
  • Ability to work evenings and weekend

Hours of Work: 40

Work Location: Civic Centre

Department/Division/Section: CMS/Community Services Dept , CMS/Recreation Division , South District

Non-Union/Union: Non Union

Employer Question 1:

Are you legally eligible to work in Canada for the entire duration of this internship?

Employer Question 2:

How many months or years of experience do you have in food service and or event management?

Employer Question 3:

What is your proficiency level in MS Office (MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint)? Please specify:

Employer Question 4:

Are you willing to travel to the client's office in Mississauga twice or thrice a week as required?