Summer Employment Opportunity – Community Events Assistant

Looking for a dynamic, fun summer employment opportunity?
Join our North Bay Chapter team at Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North!

We are looking for a friendly, outgoing individual to join us as a Community Events Assistant in North Bay. Working directly with the local Chapter team as well as the Regional Community Manager, this individual will be responsible for:

  • Create marketing and promotional materials in consultation with the regional manager
  • Research community events where Habitat can establish a presence, staff a booth, as well as deliver community presentations on behalf of the organization
  • Engage community through distribution of marketing materials and participation in community events
  • Be a source of information and assistance to North Bay team on an as-needed basis
  • Sharing materials and information with regional office staff, updating social media and taking photographs of build site and existing homes
  • Create database of community groups, media contacts, local resources and partnership opportunities
  • Create regular news updates for North Bay team and share information with regional office

Beneficial skills and talents include:

  • Outgoing personality with great communication skills and willingness to learn
  • Capacity to work independently and with volunteers in office and at events
  • Self-motivated, tactful and diplomatic
  • Excellent computer and presentation skills
  • Creativity, photography, presentation and marketing skills are assets
  • Must be under 30 years of age and returning to full-time school in September 2015 (Canada Summer Jobs requirement)
  • Must have access to reliable transportation
  • Bilingualism is an asset
  • Successful candidate will require a police check

This is a full-time summer opportunity, but we are willing to work with the winning candidate to build a work timetable that best suits their current employment / study schedule.

To apply, please send an email with your resume and a cover letter
to before June 12th, 2015.


P-P-P-Poker Ride!

2015 poker ride posterIt’s not just the ladies that will go gaga over this event! Men, boys, girls, pooches, cute bunnies, startled squirrels, all the small woodland rodents – positively EVERYONE is going to have a great time on this snow machine poker ride! Running through the beautiful North Bay and area trail system, at the time of year when the temperatures are just right, followed by a dinner to warm you up and a dance to get you hot hot hot (I can almost guarantee that song will be played!)

Make sure to get your tickets NOW! They’re almost gone. Send an email ( and get ‘em while the getting’s good.