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Great Student Summer Job


compensation: Business Profit Avg of $23,000-$27,000 in a summer
employment type: full-time

It’s truly never too early to work on securing your next job and taking steps towards your eventual career, especially given how uncertain many jobs have become lately. This is the moment to act if you want to avoid graduating without a plan.

Honestly, most student jobs don’t offer much. Are you really going to gain the kind of skills and experience as a lifeguard or camp counsellor or fast food employee that companies actually want to see?

This is your chance to get that experience. Student Works empowers you to run your own business, with our pros showing you the ropes. Next summer, you could:

-Build an impressive resume while earning a great income
-Gain hands-on marketing, sales and management experience
-Receive essential training, materials and coaching
-Hone your organization, communication, leadership, and time management skills

This job is like a cheat code for your resume. No matter what you’re studying, no matter what career path you plan on taking—this is the best shortcut to your career.

Get the experience and skills employers want!

Who we are:
For over 30 years Student Works has been in the business of helping university and college students run their own summer painting business. Each year we teach and assist close to 150 students across Western Canada in every small town and big city.

Over the summer you will:
• Earn good money
• Learn and practice important business/life skills
• Be able to add real business experience to your resume

Responsibilities include:
• Recruiting
• Marketing
• Sales
• Production

Student Works is with you every step of the way: getting started, finding customers, completing the job, providing you with the training, knowledge and support to run your own business in your home town. Not only do we provide on the job training, we also supply each candidate with their own marketing materials and take care of the administration part of the business.

If you are looking for a job to set you apart from your peers, earn money to pay for tuition, and push yourself to see what you can all accomplish then this opportunity is for you.

Our average franchisees see a profit annually between $23,000-$27,000 after all expenses are paid out. Our top operators tend to be earning closer to $70,000+.

Where are we hiring:
We have spots open all across Western Canada. In Northern BC we are looking to hire students in Smithers, Prince Rupert, Fort St. John, Quesnel, Williams Lake, and 100 Mile.

How to apply:
Please send your cover letter and resume with a brief description of why you are interested in this position to show contact info . Please also fill out application 1 at https://swpwest.ca/application/part-1/.
If we are interested in knowing more about you. We will contact you for an information session to learn all the details then show you how to finish the application.

What we are looking for:
• Highly motivated individuals.
• Looking to gain real world experience.
• Customer focused.
• Thrives off of "what you put into it, is what you will get out of it" mentality.
• Looking for a challenge.
• Organized.
• Great with Time Management.

We are in the business of empowering and building future leaders. We not only look for these skills but we also teach them so if you are ready to step out of your comfort zone, this can be a great opportunity for you.
You will gain the experience to outgrow your peers, the money to pay for tuition, and become a part of the SWP community!

Check us out at swpwest.ca
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7381370587



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