Photo by Mark Hemmings

Third Space is hiring! If you are an enthusiastic, creative, and organized student, planning to return to school in the fall, you are encouraged to apply for our THIRD SHIFT Festival Associate position! The position runs 8 weeks, for 40 hours per week, $11 an hour with a flexible start date of June 26th.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Event promotion, including community outreach and social media marketing
  • Zine creation
  • Volunteer coordination
  • Project Management

Required Skills:

  • Self-starter & strong independent worker
  • Experience with event planning and/or project management
  • Excellent communicator with strong organizational and computer skills
  • Knowledge of artist-run centre culture

This job is funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program through Service Canada which aims to provide work experiences for students. All applicants must be young people aged 15 to 30 years who are full-time students intending to return to their studies in the next school year. Applicants must also be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; and, be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations.

All applications should be sent to the attention of Emily Saab, Third Space’s Executive Director, at with a resume and cover letter with a subject heading of “THIRD SHIFT Associate: Insert Your Name.” Accepting applications until June 9th.