Summer Finance Student

Competition Number: 20015

Job Title: Summer Finance Student

Department: Financial Services Department

Employment Type: Temporary Full-time Position: May through August 2020

Salary: $17.98 + 4 % in lieu of vacation

Posted Date: February 25, 2020, 4:30 pm

Closing Date: March 15, 2020, 11:45 pm

Last Modified: March 26, 2020, 1:43 pm

Posting: Closed



The Financial Services Department at the City of Courtenay has an opening for a 4 month summer student. The successful candidate will provide assistance to the Finance Division.

The incumbent processes, reviews, and reconciles tax and utility payments and Home Owner Grant batches; processes all outgoing mail for City Hall; assists at the front counter; compiles overpayment data; and provides other basic clerical assistance.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Grade 12, or equivalency
  • Enrolled in a Business Administration program, preferably majoring in Accounting; or related discipline at a post-secondary institution with plans to continue studies in the fall of 2020
  • Strong interpersonal and excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrated computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Ability to work well as a member of a team and independently
  • Ability to understand and carry out job related instructions

This 4 month term position will start at the beginning of May and continue until the end of August 2020. This is a union position subject to the terms and conditions of the current collective agreement between the City and CUPE Local 556.  The current hourly wage rate is $17.98. An additional 4% of gross wages is paid in lieu of vacation.

If the opportunity to gain work experience with a motivated Finance Team interests you, please submit a resume and cover letter below.

We look forward to hearing from you!

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those short listed will be contacted.



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