About the Opportunity
Our Calgary office is looking for a Communications and Engagement Specialist to join our team on a temporary basis for a four-month term starting in May 2019. The successful candidate will be connected to a diverse group of professionals across the company, interfacing largely with communications professionals in other branches and our urban planning, graphics, and resource teams in Calgary. You will work on a wide range of fast-paced projects and initiatives across practice areas, project teams, and corporate branches. The role will entail responsibility for a variety of tasks including, but not limited to:
Recognized as one of Canada’s top employers, Urban Systems is an employee-owned inter-disciplinary consulting firm based in Western Canada. In business since 1975, we have four decades of experience working with a variety of clients including all levels of government, Indigenous communities, commercial and residential land developers, and the natural resource sector. Our team of over 450 people, across multiple branch offices, is committed to helping build vibrant communities of all sizes.
Our Commitment to You
At Urban Systems, we make significant investments in our people, which is why we take great care to hire those who we believe will thrive in Urban Systems over the long term. We’ve become recognized as a workplace of choice by nurturing a unique corporate culture that sets us apart and provides:
Our preferred candidate is a graduate or a 3rd or 4th year student of a communications related university program who has internship or professional experience in communications and engagement as well as online and traditional media. In addition, the following attributes and interests are considered great benefits for this role: